Help Help... Should I click the buy it button?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by porkchop48, Dec 16, 2011.

  1. porkchop48

    porkchop48 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Chicken Obsessed

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    Snake food?

    I'm gonna say no since I don't like snakes nor feeding them.
     
  3. porkchop48

    porkchop48 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Ok lets say - I will be hatching chicks for me.


    So should I buy it?
     
  4. mama24

    mama24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] If you can't be helpful or at least be neutral about something you don't personally agree with, but isn't inherently wrong, then please just don't say anything!

    OP, I have had very good hatch rates with my Hovabator. I use a kitchen thermometer and a computer fan in mine. [​IMG] I think the price is a bit much on the one you linked, though. I think I paid $60 for mine on eBay NIP with turner, no fan, and just found an old computer fan in one of my dh's many boxes of old computer junk. Then after I spliced the wire to a plug and installed it, I found ANOTHER fan I had already done that to and forgot about!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] So I say no to that particular auction, but yes to the Hovabator. Get an old computer fan for cheap or free somewhere, a friend, family, Craigslist, etc, and find a better deal on the Hovabator. [​IMG]
     
  5. williamsl77

    williamsl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You can get cheaper from incubator warehouse, I think. Definitely not a hot deal at all.
     
  6. porkchop48

    porkchop48 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is the same price ( heck even same picture) at incubator warehouse.

    Regardless of price........ Lets just go with the incubator itself.....

    For a small time hatcher like I plan to be... Good choice?
     
  7. williamsl77

    williamsl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think it's a good choice. I have been using mine and it's holding temp and humidity well. This is my first hatch though. I've got good look eggs so far. I haven't done a lockdown though.
     
  8. RHRanch

    RHRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

    With the turner and all, its a good deal.
     
  9. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With the turner plus fan, it seems to be a good deal.
    I'm very partial to the Hovabator 1588 Genesis model myself, but it costs a bit more.

    [​IMG]
     
  10. lucky123

    lucky123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its a good deal for new, I have two like it and a sportsman.
     

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