Motoclowns Coop 2

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    It has begun, The Great Chicken Addiction.
    Started gathering Ideas and Items.

    FREE= Pallets, 2 wooden doors, trailor, 2 windows, 3 bundles of shingles
    2 wooden boxes, mesh metal scraps & sheeting, house paint, tar paper.
    BOUGHT=2x4's, 1x3's, sheets of plywood, 3 small boxes of screws,
    5 sheets of osb, grey paint @ habitat store, hardware cloth, chicken wire
    11-12-10
    Scully ground off all of the bolts on the floor of the trailor.
    Cut the doors to fit as the floor and filled in the window holes.
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    Started putting the pieces together like a puzzle.
    Wall # 1
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    Starting to look like a coop.
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    Roof is on, needs shingled.
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    Premade box turned into a nest box Outside It opens up and has a lock [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Nest box ready for eggs Plastic eggs, I picked up for 75 cents
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    Compost bin made from pallets
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    Inside is yellow to brighten up the place.
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    Ceiling is blue, like the sky, need clouds painted on.
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    11-21-10
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    MOTOCLOWNS TRAVELING CHICKEN SHOW
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    Can you see me driving that thing down the highway.
    It's not done yet..........
    but It's as done as It's going to get until the snow melts.
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    3/20/2011
    We moved the coop to its permanent spot.
    Added the new nest boxes.
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    Nest boxes and linoleum down.....
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    THEN CHICKEN MATH HAPPENED AND VOILA!

    4/02/2011
    The Addition is on, doubled in size. It's 5' x 14' now. Yeah more chickens!

    All 37..........5 week old chicks go outside with the heat lamp.
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    And we need to cut a chicken door.
    Chickens are 5 weeks old and outside in the coop w/light.[​IMG]

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    Open for Business
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    Inside
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    Temporary Run
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    6 Week Old Chicks. 4/11/11
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    9 weeks old
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    Adding the permanent run, It's small but they will be freeranging almost all of the time.
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    Clown Coop Sign!
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    5-16-2011
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  1. miquwid
    love the idea
  2. TopCat
    Very Nice!

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