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Just ordered my first incubator!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chicken-owner-31, Dec 16, 2010.

  1. chicken-owner-31

    chicken-owner-31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm stoked! After searching on ebay and finding a nice looking LG with all the bells and whistles, I decided to do a search in here and make sure I was getting the best one.

    Glad I did that!! No LG for me! Haha!

    I got the Brinsea Mini Advance. It's my Christmas present from my ever patient hubby. <3

    Who would have thought that chickens are EXTREMELY contagious! Haha!
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair &amp; Feathers

    Eggscellent choice!

    Woooo hoooo!

    I love my MiniAdvance units. Yup, plural.
     
  3. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    My Mini Advance is AMAZING, every fertile egg hatches!
     
  4. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations! It's very exciting to start incubating. [​IMG]
     
  5. PamB

    PamB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!! I got the Brinsea Mini Advance a few weeks ago. My chicks are due to hatch New Years Eve. Good luck with yours!
     
  6. chicken-owner-31

    chicken-owner-31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm very excited! My friends have some laying hens that are in with a mutt roo and they are going to give me some eggs to hatch. They have RIR, EE, and standard Cochins. The roo is a cochin/ee cross looks like. He's VERY handsome. By the time I get the unit, get a couple eggs, and get them hatched, my current babies should be out of the brooder. Chicken math attacks! Hahaha!
     
  7. jenfork

    jenfork Out Of The Brooder

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    Got mine in November. My first batch is hatching, as we speak.
     
  8. quintinp

    quintinp Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hey, i have read alot about those incubators, they sound like they are really good, i have a rcom mini incubator, does any one have any experience with those, i also got the E-z scope with it, im asking how it is, because i have no eggs to put in it at the moment, but i would really like to see some pics of their rcom if any one has any experience with one
     
  9. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    I can't believe you didn't buy an LG, I would have thought that after your BYC search, you would have figured that jesus used one the way everybody think's their so good. Anyway good for you............ you made a good choice. I would hatch egg's in my Britches before I bought an LG. Happy for you. I love it when folks come on and say >>>>>>>>>>>> hey my egg's won't hatch in my LG what happened Boo Hoo.

    AL
     

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