How do u candle dark eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by stephanie1992, Dec 10, 2011.

  1. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    i have some dark eggs. Olive and blue. and i cant see in them with the flash light, how do u candle these kind of eggs??
     
  2. williamsl77

    williamsl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope someone answers because I would love to know, too. I think you really can't candle them very well. Just hope for the best. Or get a very, very bright light.
     
  3. Jay262

    Jay262 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I made my candler out of a shop lamp with a 65 watt mini halogen bulb. I lined the inside if the cardboard with foil. Works great.

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    Click on image to view video of a brown egg at day 10.
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    These are the eggs I'm candling.
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  5. williamsl77

    williamsl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome!
     

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