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Is this incubator any good?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lozerface79, Feb 4, 2016.

  1. lozerface79

    lozerface79 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 3, 2016
    So we are looking to hatch some eggs soon, but we dont have an incubator. we have been looking at some for the past couple days and my dad seemed pretty interested in this one: http://www.ebay.com/itm/SIL-RITE-FA...834543?hash=item25a22fd86f:g:YBUAAOSwGiRTqXLW
    does anyone have experience with this incubator? is it any good? what would be a decent incubator for first timers that arent too expensive(no more than 150)?
    Thanks for the help!
  2. kuchchicks

    kuchchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2015
    Don't know anything about this incubator but you can get a Hova Bator Genesis for about $150. You will have to turn by hand unless you buy a separate auto turner but it is a rock solid bator.
  3. JetCat

    JetCat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 26, 2015
    Southeast Alabama
    Rite Farm Products (CoopsNMore) has a few products that you can't beat for the $$ and in the last month or so i've seen at least 20 people asking about this incubator on here and on Facebook groups and my reply is always the same, their top of the line incubators are constantly failing, the control panels go out every few hatches, fans only last a month or two, turner motors intermittent, etc...... if they have that many problems with their top of the line cabinet incubators i can't see them having any better results with their low end models. as previously mentioned, Hova-bators are reliable and excellent bang for the buck.
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  4. lozerface79

    lozerface79 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 3, 2016

    Thanks for the advice! Ill look into a hova bator!

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