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hovabators or a cabinet?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickalator, Dec 5, 2008.

  1. chickalator

    chickalator Chillin' With My Peeps

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    im starting my backyard hatchery next spring and im wondering weather to use multiple hovebators or build my own cabinte.
     
  2. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    i say cabinet model.
     
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    Get/build a cabinet/fridge incubator
     
  4. arabookworm

    arabookworm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm no expert, but since the larger cabinet incubators are more stable, and buying a bunch of hovabators would prob be more expensive than building a cabinet anyway, I say buy or build a cabinet.
     
  5. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

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    Quote:ditto!
     
  6. oldchickenman

    oldchickenman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how mush sucess do you do you realy have withabuild a cabinet/fridge incubator. if i read right the1much jim says he getting 100% hatches with the sportsmen. i not sure i want to build or buy. just wondering
     
    Last edited: Dec 5, 2008
  7. oldchickenman

    oldchickenman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    bump
     
  8. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    ive know people who have 100% hatch's with their fridge-a-bator,,, i think Miss Prissy does with hers.
     
  9. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Me to.
     
  10. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Cabinet, if you make one be sure to seal the wood.

    check on ebay for used.
     

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