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Turner Question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by actjac55, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. actjac55

    actjac55 Out Of The Brooder

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    I currently use a turner in my incubator. When it comes to lock down should I remove the turner or just turn it off? Also, has anyone used egg cartons to hatch out of?
     
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    slvrphoenix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    tec27 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Depends how big your incubator is. If you have a huge incubator with a huge turner i wouldn't even bother. They will hatch out fine with the turner turned off. As long as the big side of the egg is facing upwards. If you can take the turner out of the incubator within a reasonable amount of time that would probably be best.
     
  4. actjac55

    actjac55 Out Of The Brooder

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    Its a small incuabtor (hovabator). Think I will just take the turner out. Thanks for the help.
     

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