LG turner - is it broke?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by needmorechickens!, Jan 22, 2009.

  1. needmorechickens!

    needmorechickens! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 2, 2008
    West TN
    My mom bought a USED LG still air incubator yesterday and she got the turner too.

    When she plugs the turner in, should it begin to move immediately or does it only move 2 or 3 times throughout the day or does it have to warm up or what?

    She says its not moving....do you think its broken?

    ~Rebecca
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    You will not see it move unless you sit there and watch it for a while. It turns 6 times a day continuously very slowly. I was wondering about one of mine once, and had to mark a piece of paper with an arrow showing which way it was turned the last time I looked!! I couldn't tell at all!
     
  3. needmorechickens!

    needmorechickens! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 2, 2008
    West TN
    Oh I hope that is the case then. I haven't seen it yet so i can't say, but she thought it wasn't moving.
    Thanks!
    ~Rebecca
     
  4. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    They move very slowly. Turn it on and come back in an hour or 2. If it is working, it will have moved.
     

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