how lond after 21day

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by toddog, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. toddog

    toddog In the Brooder

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    H i can any one tell me how long after the 21 days can my eggs hatch , also today is the 21 days up and for the first time i have condensation in the incubator ?[​IMG]
     
  2. Komaki

    Komaki Chirping

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    Your chicks should Pip on the 21st day. In your case, anytime now.
     
  3. toddog

    toddog In the Brooder

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    thank u if do not pip today do i chuck them tomorrow or wait a bit
     
  4. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Songster

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    Definatly WAIT. Chicks can hatch up to 5-6 days late.

    Yours may just be a lil' late. [​IMG]
     
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  5. Higins00

    Higins00 Songster

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    Remember day 1 is when the eggs have already been in the incubator for 24 hours. So just incase you missed a day wait until at least day 24 to chuck or open them.
     
  6. toddog

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    thanks so much for your help , im in the uk , this is a great site thanks .Also what should the humidity be on ?
     
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  7. latebloomer

    latebloomer Songster

    Feb 10, 2011
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    i read around 65% for lockdown
     
  8. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Songster

    Dec 17, 2010
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    65-70 for lockdown.
     
  9. toddog

    toddog In the Brooder

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    thank , still no sighn
     
  10. toddog

    toddog In the Brooder

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    yaaaaaaaaaa i have a chick and 3 more on there way:lol:
     

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