Non slip shelf stuff 4 bottom of bator @ Dollar Tree

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Vamp-A-Billy Princess, May 7, 2008.

  1. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Just a message 2 anyone else who is broke and hatching eggs. My mom found me some of the rubbery non slip shelf liner to put in the bottom of your incubator at the Dollar Tree. They had rolls of 12 inch long or 2 placemats made out of it. I got lavender placemats. Almost the perfect precut size for my LG.
  2. ginbart

    ginbart Crowing

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    Thanks, I think I will stop in so I am ready for the next time. :eek:
  3. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    They have green and some other colors too. My incubator looks so festive now!
  4. Smitty's Farm

    Smitty's Farm Songster

    Aug 24, 2007
    St Clair County, Il
    Yep, that's were I bought mine! [​IMG]
  5. Jayare's Chicks

    Jayare's Chicks Songster

    Aug 25, 2007
    Florence, Alabama
    That's what I put in the bottom of my bator since that wire rack thing wants to keep curling up in 2 corners and I didn't want the little chickies falling in under that thing so this helps keep those corners down because I cut it a couple of inches bigger on all sides and folded it under and taped the corners so it stays down better.

  6. jenlynn4

    jenlynn4 Songster

    Jan 12, 2007
    It works great for the babies in the brooder! No more spraddle leg.
  7. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    AT Big Lots they have a big roll of it for 2 dollars and the witdth is same as my Hovabator so I just cut to length.
  8. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

    Feb 4, 2007
    Leesville, SC
    I use it a lot, too. I put it in at day 18, since I use an auto-turner in the Elderoo Super Bator until then.
    I tend to use white, though, to give that sterile, lab-like feel. [​IMG]
  9. horsechick

    horsechick Songster

    Nov 14, 2007
    Eaton, Ohio
    Does it affect humidity any?
    If the water is covered?

    GReat idea
  10. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    i get mine by the roll for 96 cents at Wallyword.
    It doesnt seem to effect the hum. since it has holes in it

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