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How to see the air cell when candling

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by dancingbear, Apr 24, 2009.

  1. dancingbear

    dancingbear Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2008
    South Central KY
    I never saw anybody say this, and I couldn't see air cells when I looked for them. I figured it out.

    Turn the egg so the light is shining up sideways past the air cell, then when you turn the egg just right, you can see it clearly.

    I was shining the light in through the small end of the egg, then through the big end, and couldn't see it.

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