Which is the best Cabinet Incuabtor!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by C&Rman, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OK, well right now I have a Brinsea Eco Octagon 20 and this is my first hatch using it, I have tried allot of incubators but none were big big like a cabinet! I am talking near future plans here but I plan on saving up some money to buy me a cabinet incubator. Which is the best one? Also which one is the most power less user if that made since. I dont want my power bill to sky rocket with a cabinet. Thanks any help is much appericated!
     
  2. Duramaxgirl

    Duramaxgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's a huge debate there! I have 3 gqfs 1 hatcher and 2 bators... I was originally going to get a dickey but I got a great deal on these almost new used gqfs. I'm very happy with them and they do have the 'set and forget' reliability. My hatch rate is always in the 90%+ with my own eggs. Do a search and you will find tons of info on many different cabinet bators.
    I would recommend the dickey though!
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  3. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    The Dickey and the GQF seem to be pretty comparable in quality. Can't say about the Brinsea cabinets as I haven't seen one of those.
     
  4. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I have an older GQF Sportsman and am very happy with it. When you get ready to buy check out places like Craigslist for a good used one.

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  5. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I keep checking my local adds and what not but have not found any that cheap. The Brinsea Cabinets look real fancy but they are out of my price range. I like the look of the GQF's and the Dickeys. Which one is more sufficent?
     
  6. chickensinwasillaAK

    chickensinwasillaAK Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My vote is for the GFQ Sportsman 1502, excellent unit. Stays spot on them, a simple set and forget system.
     

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