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Pointy end down?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kyle7630, Jan 11, 2011.

  1. kyle7630

    kyle7630 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I forgot. Which end goes down in the turner? Pointy? Thanks.
     
  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    yes....or large end up
     
  3. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Yep. Their air cell is on the blunt end of it, and must point upward. It is the same as when you have eggs in a carton - pointed end is down.
     
  4. kyle7630

    kyle7630 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks.
     

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