My Soon To Be Incubator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Orange Ribbon, Nov 27, 2011.

  1. Orange Ribbon

    Orange Ribbon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 14, 2011
    I am working on my new homemade incubator. It is an old Victrola machine my mom gave me. The left hand door was missing so I made one for it. In that section are shelves for records, but I am going to make some metal drawers to go in them for hatching eggs. The right side had the mechanical parts and turn table which I took out, and plan to put a couple of egg turners in there for incubation. I still have work to do on fixing a heating element, thermostat and fans. I finished painting it last night, although the flash revealed some runs in the paint on the left door so I'll have to do it again, but I thought I'd show off what I got so far. I used wooden eggs for the door handles. What do you think?

    Last edited: Nov 27, 2011
  2. BairleaFarm

    BairleaFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2011
    Georgetown, KY
    Looks good so far. Lets see more pics when you get it finished.
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
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