ow many bantam eggs can a eco 20 hold?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by steve2495, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. steve2495

    steve2495 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    just got this incubator an i love it! i am going to set some soon and am wondering if i have 20-24 bantam cochin eggs in how many serama eggs can i fit in there safely with the other eggs. thank u!
     
  2. mulia24

    mulia24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    ow, you can measure it by putting the eggs inside it, they need no much space to use. just 2 cm per eggs to let the chick "move" when hatched only.
     
  3. CityChicker

    CityChicker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It depends on how you set them in there. I can easily get about a dozen bantam duck eggs in half of it (the other half I have additional water containers), so I would say probably upwards of 30 bantam chicken eggs.
     
  4. TinyBirds

    TinyBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it seems like I might've been able to get 8 per row if they were set in there just right and all bantam-size, making a little zig-zag. But now I can't remember, since my last batch had some regular size eggs too. Maybe with all bantam-size it would fit an extra row, and it that case it would fit at least 35. let us know when you find out!
     

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