There rolling around

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Fancy Feather Poultry, Jun 6, 2007.

  1. Fancy Feather Poultry

    Fancy Feather Poultry Cooped Up

    May 30, 2007
    I put my eggs in my little giant still air and they keep rolling aroung the wire stuff that came with it doesnt fit so well what should I do.

    4 silkie eggs in bator hatch date: June 13th
  2. Poison Ivy

    Poison Ivy Songster

    May 2, 2007
    Naples, Florida
    You could put a few hair ties in there and sit the eggs inside the hair tie to keep them from rolling around. The thicker ones would work better then the thinner ones. I would guess that most women have a few hanging around the house. Is there a way to bend the wire bottom a little to straighten it out?
  3. chrissieg

    chrissieg Songster

    Try using some of the plastic mesh that they sell for stopping things rolling of trays. It's kind of grippy and works a treat - stops the crunch of eggshell on wire as well!! [​IMG]
  4. BirdBrain

    BirdBrain Prefers Frozen Tail Feathers

    May 7, 2007
    That Rubbermaid nonskid stuff ought to work.

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