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Building Amish Style Chicken coop on wheels

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by zekii, Mar 1, 2012.

  1. zekii

    zekii Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 1, 2010
    New Hampsha
    I am currently building a Amish style chicken coop on wheels, I will post some pictures shortly.
    I have one question for the group... I want to put an attachment, link ..etc. on the coop from so I can attach
    my tractor to the coop to pull it around the yard. I am looking for this piece of hardware that I can use, but am
    drawing a blank so far. Does anyone know where I can find or reccomend a part that will work for a chicken coop to
    tractor link ?

  2. claudicles

    claudicles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 26, 2011
    Sydney, Australia
    I just use a rope and tie my coop to my ride on mower if i need to move it long distances. That isn't what you are after but it works.
  3. LoweBow

    LoweBow Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 26, 2012
    Actually built mine on an old jet ski trailer w/ 2" ball coupler. I drop it on the atv and drag to whereever. You should be able to rig a make shift "tongue" like on a farm wagon out of a short 2x4 or 4x4 w/ a couple pcs of flat stock metal on the end w/ a pin whole in them. (one on top, one on bottom.)
  4. Jaxon4141

    Jaxon4141 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 18, 2012
    So do any of you have some pictures you could show?

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