Which incubator to buy for 4-H project ?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bethinoklahoma, Dec 4, 2012.

  1. bethinoklahoma

    bethinoklahoma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Without going into to much detail we are shopping for an incubator for Christmas for Chicken loven 4-H member. She has a project in mind that this bator will be used for. The bator should have clear window and auto turner and it will be used in another location so she will only be able to check on it once a day.
    Any thoughts on which one you would all like?
    Thank you.
     
  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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  3. Easter eggers

    Easter eggers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes i hear the brinsea incubators are great but a little pricey though
     
  4. Chick_In_The_Burbs

    Chick_In_The_Burbs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    x2 on the brinsea. I have the manual one on my Christmas wishlist!
     
  5. Chick_In_The_Burbs

    Chick_In_The_Burbs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's true. But they are also one of the smaller reliable incubators. Oh hovabators are the best price to size from my research but still, they are BIG.
     
  6. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    I have a brinsea mini eco and had the bad luck of geting fualty curicit board they tried fixing the temp part only the first time but it still had problems so then they replaced the whole bored and so far is held steady between 99.5 -100 I think the range only becuse of the temp changes in my liveing room where its at. The customer service needed me to be a little proactive to get what I needed but I think they just get used people callingcuase they dont know something instead of knowing exactly what was wrong , they paid for ups to pick it up and paid to ship it back the first time and I paid for the second time , I rate the little guy a 4 out of 5 simply becuase of my issues but I havent heard much bad reports from anyone so I think it was a fluke , Iove that I can see all the way around easy .
     
  7. MarineCorpFarmr

    MarineCorpFarmr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hovabator genesis and it has a digital temp controller
     
  8. bethinoklahoma

    bethinoklahoma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you guys are super.................
     

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