Hello BYC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by shawn54, Feb 9, 2016.

  1. shawn54

    shawn54 Out Of The Brooder

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    New member just checking in.
     
  2. shawn54

    shawn54 Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok that figures I tried 3 times to post 3 times no luck. Found this forum looking for diy incubator ideas then enjoyed reading posts so I joined. I will need help on first hatch. Thanks for all the help already.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Shawn and welcome to BYC [​IMG] You have some great starting points from NorthFLChick and i hope that those, and others you find will help you with your incubator stuff.

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. shawn54

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    This is a shoe string budget so I started with a rocker turner which I completed tonight. Now to save for heater fan and control which should be easier to put together than rocker. Thanks all for welcome.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Shawn. I've never incubated eggs so can't offer any expertise there. You might put "home made incubators," in the search box and see what pops up. I know a lot of folks build their own - sometimes with very good results. They also discuss what components they use etc.
     
  8. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Hello Shawn!
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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     

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