PVC Pipe Feeder

By gguineasfamily · Dec 7, 2014 · Updated Dec 7, 2014 · ·
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    I built this feeder out of a 90mm PVC drain pipe, a Y bend (I think it's called that) and a cap on the bottom.

    I make different feeders like this to suit different spots in the coop. It is cheap and easy to make.

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    This one has a 45 degree angle with a diagonally cut pipe on the end of the Y. This helps keep it dry if it is out in the rain and helps stop too much food being scraped out. It also has a screw on thing at the top where a cap can screw on if it is left in the rain.

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    This one has a bend on the top that sticks through the wire so I can fill it up through the wire.

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Recent User Reviews

  1. Rick M
    "Nice feeders"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Oct 15, 2018
    Nice feeders. I have made and used about the same thing for deer feeders and I'll now be making some for my chickens. Tired of all the waste from tipped over feed troughs now.
  2. HuffleClaw
    "Nice"
    3/5, 3 out of 5, reviewed Oct 14, 2018
    this is a nice feeder!
  3. ronott1
    "Nice feeder"
    3/5, 3 out of 5, reviewed Aug 1, 2018
    The feeder is nice!

    The article needs more build details

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  1. Jimsbirdhouse
    These feeders called Best Ever Quail Feeders are the best feeder on the market
  2. Purpletie3
    I need to make some of these that can be shelter proof too...maybe with a baffle or something...tin trash can lid... Nice job!

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