1. doschewy

    doschewy New Egg

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    is it legal here to steal other members coop design? Cause thats what I did.....
     
  2. georgiagail

    georgiagail Chillin' With My Peeps

    Folks post here about their coops because they are proud of them. They don't have a "patent" on them and thus if one uses the same design, they're not legally stealing anything. They would likely see it as a compliment that you used the same design.

    Gail
     
  3. duckinnut

    duckinnut Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dont they say that "imitation is the greatest form of flattery"? You could pick anyones coop design and they will more than likely give you pointers and any problems they encountered during the process. There are no egos here. We are just proud chicken servants but somewhat eclectic bunch.Whatever that means.[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jul 19, 2011
  4. KDK1

    KDK1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Show us... we want to see. Or at least I do!
     
  5. Trunkster

    Trunkster Out Of The Brooder

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  6. ThinkingChickens

    ThinkingChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm pretty sure you're okay unless you plan to mass produce them and sell them all over the states as The Coop I stole Off BYC! Let's see!
     
  7. rockbottompottery

    rockbottompottery Out Of The Brooder

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    Our first coop design was based on other ones we had seen. Once we realized what our flock size would be and what their needs would bee we had to dimantle the whole thing and start from scratch. Always a good idea to plan ahead...
     
  8. weeders n feeders

    weeders n feeders Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:And use screws. Easier to dismantle that way.
     
  9. GA_in_GA

    GA_in_GA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:And use screws. Easier to dismantle that way.

    [​IMG] Yep, I need to remember that! [​IMG]
     
  10. buffs only

    buffs only Out Of The Brooder

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    I took the liberty of using "pullet pimps" plan and loved it. Thanks pullet pimp[​IMG]
     

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