Has anyone tried and been successful with the "Chicubator"?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Kelly G, Aug 19, 2008.

  1. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    I'm just wondering because I just want 2 or 3 White Crested Black Polish to add to my Barred Rock flock (currently 3 weeks old)...I cannot invest several hundred dollars into something I won't use often. Please share your experience -


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  2. ChickenToes

    ChickenToes Songster

    May 14, 2008
    NE Wisconsin
    I've heard very bad things about those bators. They have a hard time holding the temperature.
  3. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I've never used one, but I've never heard anything good about them.
  4. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

    Jul 18, 2008
    Indiana, Pennsylvania
    i watched a thing on youtube a couple filming thier button quails hatching out of two of them it was pretty cool ...hold on let me try and find it....

    and heres another...

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  5. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Rarely are those little domes successful. I have known of very few good hatches from them.
  6. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    That was the first bator i ever got and it was a waste of money the temps kept going up and down i was always trying to fix the foil and that bator just kept me a nervous reck i wouldn't tell anyone to buy it....

    i have seen some people have hatches from it but i know i would never use it again
  7. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    Thanks, guys -
    That's all I need to know - Your'e the best!

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