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Still air vs circulating incubators

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by They Call Me Pete, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. They Call Me Pete

    They Call Me Pete Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are the hatch rates really different between the two. TSC has a still air incubator and egg tuner for a grand total of $80. Thinking I can't make one for less or maybe I'm just being lazy [​IMG]. Just seems easier to drive a half hour and pick one up. I have 9 openings in my coop now for spring arrivals [​IMG]
     
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  2. Painted Spirit

    Painted Spirit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My vote is for adding the fan! It made a huge difference in my hatch and survivability rate! I bought mine as a easy plug in made for the bator but computer fans for the electrically inclined work well too! I also like the Hova bator vs the Little Giant sold at my TSC and ordered it online - did have to pay for shipping but it was only 40 bucks
     
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  3. They Call Me Pete

    They Call Me Pete Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I was searching online and found some pretty good deals on the Hova w/fan for about $20 more than TSC w/out it. Kinda of a no brainer to me
     

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