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URGENT!! INCUBATOR STOPPED WORKING! HELP

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by TheNeonPanther, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. TheNeonPanther

    TheNeonPanther Chillin' With My Peeps

    HELP! MY R COM MINI IS NOT WORKING CORRECTLY! The button quail eggs had 1 day left on the Rcom,Then it stopped!!!! I am not sure what to do!! I put the eggs in a container with chips and then put them 1 foot under a heat lamp!!! Is it supost to do that or what?? (sorry about spelling) I am afraid they were cold for to long!! Should I keep them warm or keep them under The heat lamp??
     
  2. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes keep them warm under the heat lamp. Pretty sure it is 102F for quail eggs. I would try to get the incubator working or get a replacement asap. So sorry for your misfortune. Hope you still have a good hatch. Let us know. And by the way, Welcome to backyard chickens[​IMG]
     
  3. TheNeonPanther

    TheNeonPanther Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thank you! We got the incubator working and 2 Button's hatched! and 1 more might hatch!

    Here they are: [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2015
  4. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awww! They are super cute! Congratulations[​IMG]
     
  5. TheNeonPanther

    TheNeonPanther Chillin' With My Peeps

    thank you!! [​IMG]
     
  6. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You are welcome[​IMG] Anytime. Did the 3rd one hatch?
     

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