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« on: May 21, 2006, 02:11:54 AM »

Have bobwhite eggs 7 days into incubation.  Candled 6 of 120 tonight, all fertile and lively.  One thing though...the air space sure seems awfully small.  Running about 55% humidity in a still air.  Anyone care to offer words of wisdom on how large the air pocket should be at this stage of the game?  I have never paid much attention to it this early in incubation before, and have had good hatches so while I will not lose sleep over it, I am curious.
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2006, 07:21:22 AM »

That early in the incubation cycle a small air sac wouldn't concern me.  Candle again in 7 more days and it should be a little larger.

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David
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