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Power Outage?!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kimandrich, May 12, 2011.

  1. kimandrich

    kimandrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Day 14 - power outage....down to 84 degrees..will they still hatch?
     
  2. broberts

    broberts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had a similar issue a few weeks ago and ended up with about a 60 percent hatch rate in a cheap LG incubator. Mine got down to about 87 degrees. Hope this helps.
     
  3. kimandrich

    kimandrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long was it at 87?
     
  4. CCourson05

    CCourson05 Popping like kettle corn...

    Jan 5, 2011
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    84 degrees is warm enough to allow development.. You should be alright... Was it over 24 hours?
     
  5. kimandrich

    kimandrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Noo...the power was only out for 2 hours..and it got down to 84..it's back on and up to 90 right now.
     
  6. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    24 hours+ is when you see losses.
     
  7. kimandrich

    kimandrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!

    Sorry..I'm new to this! My first incubator [​IMG]
     

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