Aviary support.

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by 18angovem, Nov 23, 2014.

  1. 18angovem

    18angovem Songster

    Jun 15, 2014
    Warren Pennsylvania
    Can you build an aviary with instead of metal poles pvc. It will be 16 foot across. With 20 ft poles stretching that distance. I am using metal welded wire instead of netting because of all the snow I get here.
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Depends on how you attach the pvc and the diameter of it if it will hold the weight of the welded wire.

    I used 2x4 welded wire on electrical conduit clamped to tposts...worked well for snow going thru until we got frozen rain followed by wet snow that grabbed on and nearly collapsed it.


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