switching incubators yes or no

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bdp7150, Dec 13, 2009.

  1. bdp7150

    bdp7150 Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 17, 2008
    i'm using a old brower bator and i have a new bator that will be here in 2 days and my eggs have been in the brower bator for 4 days now and we have to turn eggs by hand . will it be ok to put eggs in new bator that has a turner in it if i get temp up to meet the old one can i transfer the eggs to the new one and not hurt my eggs for hatching?
  2. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 17, 2009
    Northern CA
    I would do it after the new one has been stable for at least a day, (unless it's an auto everything Brinsea, then I'd wait eight hours). I would have clean hands, and work quickly, but oh-so-carefully. But that's just me and I am a relative newbie myself. Good luck!

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