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water wiggler use?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by playswithfowl, Jan 17, 2008.

  1. playswithfowl

    playswithfowl One Earth!

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    I have heard a lot about water wigglers, and was wondering what exactly they are used for?
    AJ
     
  2. BirdBrain

    BirdBrain Prefers Frozen Tail Feathers

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  3. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

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    It gives you the humidity level inside the eggs...it simulates the inside of the eggs.
     
  4. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    If you are using a themometer with the probe, the probe is put inside the water wiggler and it gives you the temp. not humidity inside the wiggler which simulates what the temp. inside an egg is.
     
  5. PurpleChicken

    PurpleChicken Tolerated.....Mostly

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    They are fun to play with. If you squeeze them they squishh outa your hand.
    I bought an 8 pack on ebay. 3 for my 3 bators and the rest to play with.
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    You are right too purplechicken. I bought two. My daughter took one to use as a tension reliever while at bowling tournments. It is funny to see her play with it, especially when it flies out of her hands. [​IMG]
     
  7. marcuscarr

    marcuscarr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bought 3 from the dollar store. One in the bator, one spare and my daughter squeezed the other one too hard and it exploded all over the kitchen =]
     
  8. Gonzo the Great

    Gonzo the Great Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:She's practicing for an egg esplodin accident.
     
  9. RubberChickenLubber

    RubberChickenLubber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I searched and searched for a water wiggler. I can't find one. So I just try to keep my temp in my bater steady. [​IMG]
     
  10. AussieSharon

    AussieSharon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Try ebay.
     

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