Hanging chicken feeder

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by tampachicks, Feb 22, 2014.

  1. tampachicks

    tampachicks New Egg

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    Our girls are such enthusiastic eaters, they've unscrewed their feeder. We're left with two bits of plastic, several washers, a spring, etc. needless to say we did not review how it was put together. Any images or descriptions as to how to reassemble it would be greatly appreciated. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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  3. chickwhispers

    chickwhispers A French Hen

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    The "wing" nut goes on the post first then the spring then put through the feeder and then the base then the big washer then the hex nut. Hope this helps! One more thing, you can use the wing nut on top to make the base and feeder tighter together to make it harder for them to waste feed.[​IMG]
     
  4. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    [​IMG]Welcome from Kansas! [​IMG]So happy you joined!
     
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I haven't heard of chickens doing that before, your flock must be over achievers.
     

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