Scrap, DIY Brooder from Shipping Crate

Got this crate from work. Added piano hinge to middle and back of lid to open half or all the way. Drilled hole for heat lamp cord, and installed a 8x10 plexiglass window and 30x12 1/2" hardware cloth vent in the top. Future plans are for another vent in the sides/front with screens to cover those so it stays warmer when they first hatch. This is my first flock and first brooder!

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