How Many Eggs Can You Carry In One Hand?

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by Nifty-Chicken, Jun 21, 2008.

  1. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    I just came in from putting the girls to bed and had to carry a flashlight in one hand and all six eggs in the other... it was quite precarious!

    So, I'm wondering: How many chicken eggs DO / CAN you (or a member of your family) successfully carry in one hand for about 20 yards?

    6 is for sure my limit... and even then I was a bit worried! [​IMG]

    My wife... probably about 3 or 4. My daughter... I like her to have only one in each hand!
     
  2. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    [​IMG] I could do 6 if I could hold it against my body......... if my hand was out there without the body - well perhaps 4.... [​IMG]
     
  3. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    Ooohhh... good point! Just in your hand!

    I had 4 acting as the base and two on top.

    When I have to carry more than that I either stick some in the pockets or if there are a bunch I roll up the front of my t-shirt and carry them in there. [​IMG]
     
  4. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    today I had 10 so I did the T shirt trick but I can carry up to 8 in one hand I have big farmer hands [​IMG]
     
  5. Dodgegal79

    Dodgegal79 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm a women with big hands, I can usually do 6 in one hand and 1 to 2 in the other. I slipped the other day when carrying them in and bruised my knees very badly but saved the 5 in the one hand, crushed the 1 in the other.
     
  6. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    I can only do 4.
     
  7. ilovemychickies

    ilovemychickies Chillin' With My Peeps

    I can do about 5.
     
  8. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    SIX?! WOW you must have huge hands there lol. I can hold 4 MAYBE. lol
     
  9. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

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    In one hand, I can carry all I can hold +3 [​IMG]
     
  10. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can hold atleast 5 LF eggs in one hand and lots of bantam eggs in the other.
     

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