cobbled this together in about 30 minutes what do you think

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by chillmiller, Nov 27, 2010.

  1. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i didnt like mt temp nesting box set up ( old planters and cynderblocks and such ) so i grabed my nailer saw and paint gun and made this in about 30 minutes or so


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    what do ya think
     
  2. Kittymomma

    Kittymomma Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. vickie2133

    vickie2133 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks better.
     
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    I like it!

    Did you have to lift the precious little chicken off the wood to make it? It looks like all she did was turn around. [​IMG]

    She practically didn't move.

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    I think she approves.
     
  5. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lol, just noticed that.... but the first pic was taken about 3-4 days ago at 7pm ... this one was taken at 11pm ( almost) i think she was toying with goin broody and i think she just did i wount know till tomorrow morning if she is still in there
     
  6. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

    Awesome!

    At the rate my second coop is going, I might end up with the cinder block solution myself [​IMG]
     
  7. 3chimama

    3chimama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good job!!
     
  8. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the blocks are great temp if ya have them laying around just beware of spiders scorps and snakes if ya let it sit around for to long like i did ... 3 black widows a scorp and a snake egg! inside of them blocks
     
  9. chillmiller

    chillmiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh ya i might ad that the bottom im gonna make a small run to the side and chicken wire it off for my chicks for integration
     
  10. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Quote:[​IMG] You have a broody! I still have to use an incubator. [​IMG]
     

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