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Handheld Egg Candler Recommendations

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by enggass, Jan 9, 2017.

  1. enggass

    enggass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, looking for opinions on the best handheld egg candler. I used a small bright flashlight in the past which worked well, but am looking for something better. Or are they all just hype. Thoughts? Thanks.
     
  2. feedman77

    feedman77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Probably not the best. but used what I had.

    light off my cell phone works good for me.
     
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    Tabasco Jack Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use a small, super bright LED flashlight. $20 bucks at the big box home improvement store.
     
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    HARRY47264 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Found this old single slide projector at a thrift shop gave $ 10 I believe it is from the 60s 300 watt bulb , what a great chandler
    even works for those dark eggs. I don't have any eggs with embryos yet looking forward to it.
    The top pic has an extension I made to keep light from escaping around the egg. I will post some pic the day I go on lockdown
    Have a nice day
    Harry
     

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