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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by nankipooleghorn, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. nankipooleghorn

    nankipooleghorn New Egg

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    glad to be here, 16 years ago i had chickens everywhere, bout a home made incubator made of plywood that would hold 300 eggs, back then it turned out 90 percent hatch, got it out of the barn and spruced it up a little. put a new wafer in in temps are varyind 96 to 102 whess i guess is 100 average help me refresh my memory, not young as i used to be:/
     
  2. lilshadow

    lilshadow Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. tattooedchickenlady

    tattooedchickenlady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! I'm kinda new too! Just read the 'read me's"on hatching, that helps alot!
     
  4. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    Wow, posted at 10:25 pm PST and already three welcomes!!

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  5. tattooedchickenlady

    tattooedchickenlady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, temp should be between 99 and 100 or so......and humidity should be about 50, I think.
     
  6. citalk2much

    citalk2much Twilight Blessings Farm

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    GR MI: TN bound!
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  7. Patch of Heaven Farm

    Patch of Heaven Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hope someone warned you about how addictive this is!! LOL
     
  8. cwc362

    cwc362 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!!
    You've come to the right place to refresh your memory and to learn new things!! PS - This forum is highly addictive!!

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  9. nankipooleghorn

    nankipooleghorn New Egg

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    :hegettin a little ticked bout 4 new thermostats, allredy had 1 i put in my brooder last spring when i ordered chics, put all 5 in my incubator there is not 2 giving same temp, in older days i used to put 3 in there if 2 were giving the same temp in went by them 5 not same, i guess its american cheep technology put 5 on ur sundeck and guess what temp is, any suggestions
     
  10. nankipooleghorn

    nankipooleghorn New Egg

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    hello tennesse im there to in west tn:bow
     

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