What brand of incubator should I purchase?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by vigario, May 29, 2011.

  1. vigario

    vigario Out Of The Brooder

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    Going to start incubating some eggs. Can anyone help me select an incubator worth purchasing?

    Thanks a ton!!

    Mark
     
    Last edited: May 29, 2011
  2. Ms.Frizzle

    Ms.Frizzle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you have any kinds you are considering? You need to consider what you're willing to pay. Honestly, the foam ones you could probably make yourself with a little know how. I've used Little Giant in the past, but due to user error, had a bad hatch. Otherwise, I've just had my hens do it the old fashioned way!
     
  3. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Brinsea Octagon Eco 20 are great! I am going to be ordering mine tommorow.
     
  4. Rbl4life

    Rbl4life Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hova bator 1588 best by far for your money
     
  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:X2 I have one & I love it.
     
  6. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Don't buy an LG if you know what's good for you, just sayin I don't like chinese made junk.
     
  7. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    I also like my hova bator 1588 best -did not love the LG
     
  8. SDpeafowl

    SDpeafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    C&Rman :

    Brinsea Octagon Eco 20 are great! I am going to be ordering mine tommorow.

    x2 I have one and I love it. I have had very successful hatches with it!​
     
  9. wades7

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    brinsea eco 20 is what I just bought,
    I did a lot of research bought a little giant had so many issues with keeping the temps right and hard work turning the eggs that I could not stand it and got rid of it and bought a brinsea and put a load of turkey eggs in and so far I have candled twice and everyone but 1 shows life moving around in it and they are due to hatch in less then a week.. oh and never had to worry about the temps as it came already perfectly presetted and turning is a breeze just turn the machine 3 times a day not each egg.. nice..
     

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