Need help with egg weights

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by nab58, Jan 9, 2015.

  1. nab58

    nab58 Songster

    Mar 28, 2013
    First time incubator here....

    I set 7 eggs on 12/27. It looks like I have 4 viable right now.

    The first time I weighed them the weight didn't decrease so I stopped putting water in....that was a week ago.

    I candled and weighed today and can see weight loss but it's not consistent for all the eggs so I don't know if I should add water.

    I'm using a Brinsea mini advance and don't have a hydrometer.

    Here are the stats. Weights are in ounces for day1, day7 and day14
    Egg1 1.8 1.7 1.7
    Egg3. 2.6 2.6 2.4
    Egg6 2.6 2.6 2.5
    Egg7 2.6 2.4 2.1. 17%

    Egg7 has lost 17% already(if I calculated it correctly). Should I add water just for that one?

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