incubation probles......please help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kerrysmommy, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi this is the 1st time i have been breeding silkies i have 6 eggs in the incubator tht we borroed from my moms friend. its a still air one and only the heater gets part its up really high and the eggs have just started getting war i have to turn them in an hour so i will post how warm they are. will the survive? one egg i candeled yesterday and the head was in the air cell. so i predicted that my little lonely chickky will have a sibling soon? please help why arnt the eggs getting warm?
     
  2. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if you have had the lid open it will take them about 2 hours to get warm again
     
  3. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    okay well they have not been war just like a mixture of cold and hot they are kinda cold to the touch and worried a lot
     
  4. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    just make sure the temp is right it may need a few adjustments
     
  5. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    all three thermoters say its right but it feels cold in there.............the humity is perfect but the temp i dont thing soo.....
     
  6. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what is the temp?
     
  7. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    90
     
  8. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

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    90 in the incubator? The incubator (still air should be 100-101)
     
  9. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    okay well i have been trying to get the temp up but do not want to cook them i have motering the tep very closely. the instructions say keep it at 90 degrees
     
  10. blkwdw

    blkwdw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what incubator do you have that says to have the temp at 90?
    still air should be around 101-102
     

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