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Please tell me you cant shrink wrap a internal pip!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by happyhens44, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    I found out if the eggs chirping etc, its a internal pip, Well this morning I took a egg really quick and put if up to my ears, And I was listening, I dident shrink wrap it did I or does it have to be external????? please tell me yes. I know once you get a external pip you sit back and relax, but Im barley awae of what a interal pip is!!!! sorry im all wound up and excited//// I need to calm myself haha!!! [​IMG]
     
  2. dsqard

    dsqard Crazy "L" Farms

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    OK you need to breathe, sit on your hands and leave the incubator ALONE!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] I am no expert but I believe that as long as the outer shell has not been pipped you can not shrink wrap them unless your humidity is too low. Now stay out of the incubator! [​IMG] BTW good hatching vibes your way!
     
  3. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    Atually I was my broodies I have 2 broodies going each with 2 eggs and I have 1 in the incubator for fun [​IMG] I wont open the incubator because I have heard too many sad stories with incubators and shrink wrapping. The only reason I have the incubator going with oe egg is so I can keep myself busy by looking through the incubator window and leave my broodies along [​IMG] haha. and I wanted to se which hatches first and broodies or incubator hee hee thanks btw [​IMG]
     
  4. dsqard

    dsqard Crazy "L" Farms

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    OK then you need to leave the BROODIES alone then! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    Haha yeah Im pretty sure there on the verg of taking my hand off [​IMG] haha I usually just slip my hand under then and feel for pips. But I only took 2 eggs out really quick and listens. I also heard a faint tapping sound [​IMG] But ill leave em alone now
     
  6. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    Yes it can happen before external piping. No you didn't make it happen. Its not something to worry about.
     
  7. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    Ive had a internal pip since 9:00 am today, ad its alomost 2 in the evening. Is that ok? uhhh I want a external pip sooo bad [​IMG]
     
  8. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    Your still ok. It can take quite a while.
     
  9. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    Ok, I just wanted to know how long they had tell they broke the air sack thing.
     

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