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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by roasted, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. roasted

    roasted Chirping

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    I candled my eggs yesterday , 13 all good but alas we lost power last night eggs temp dropped to 27c .will they be ok .temp down for about 1.5 hours
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    They should be fine, some people actually do periodic cooling on purpose... Brinsea has a good article on it with a link to the original research paper.
    http://www.brinsea.com/cooling.html
     
  3. roasted

    roasted Chirping

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    Thanks Kelsie, would have been sad if I lost them will read article. This is my first attempt . sorry about early post I live in australia
     
  4. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    bloody aussies lol

    good luck with your hatch

    1.5 hrs is fine - how far along are they?
     
  5. roasted

    roasted Chirping

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    10 days will post pics of hatch fingers crossed
     

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