Home made incubator test

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by plumberroy, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. plumberroy

    plumberroy Out Of The Brooder

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    After reading here for a while I scrounged enough stuff out of the shed to put together an incubator . I'm a plumber so a used water heater thermostat is commonly found in my junk box. I have been monitoring temps for a week and am happy with the temps. My barred rocks are 2 1/2 weeks old so the wait for eggs would be a while [​IMG] ... so I hit craigslist. found free range eggs for sale close. So I called to confirm they had roosters in with the hens. yep so I asked to not put a dozen in the fridge. Went over we collected a dozen from the coop plus a dozen for eatin' [​IMG] I let the reach room temp and them put them in my incubator 2 brown banty eggs 2green EE's and the rest large brown eggs we will see how it works
    Roy
     
  2. Schultz

    Schultz CluckN'Crow Farm

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    Good luck Roy and Happy Hatchin'
     
  3. Chicky Tocks

    Chicky Tocks [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2666.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Ru

    Oct 20, 2008
    Benton, Arkansas
    [​IMG] Good Cluck to you! It sounds like you won't have any problem hatching in this and way to go on procurring an inexpensive possible flock!
     

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