Set my very first eggs tonight

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickety Charcoal, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. I set 4 eggs tonight, my first batch ever, in a Brinsea Mini Advance. Anyone use this device before? Anything I should watch out for from your experience?

    I am hoping to get something hatched from them but realize that going by the usual percentages, chance can be low. The room they are in is kind of chilly (64 degrees) but the temp on the incubator readout seems to be holding. There is no hygrometer in the unit so I wonder if I should get one.

  2. dickhorstman

    dickhorstman Songster Premium Member

    Dec 8, 2009
    Good luck with your first hatch.
  3. ambrosia

    ambrosia Songster

    Oct 21, 2011
    Best of luck to you! I use a Hovebator so I have no advice but I want you to know that we are all rooting for you!!!
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Congrats and good luck. I'll be setting another 24 or so next week. Mostly purebred W/BW Ameraucanas.

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