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Home made filtering system

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Dominik, Oct 12, 2014.

  1. Dominik

    Dominik In the Brooder

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    I made this with a spare bathroom fan, a dust filter and with a bit of imagination. The filters are cheap and easy to replace. Its plugged in a wemo controller and I programmed it to go on for 20min 3x a day. air quality improved 100% in the coop


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  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Wow, that is a great idea! There is a lot of dander and dust going on inside coops and I am sure this does a great job of removing it! You will want to share this with others in our Coop and Run Constructions section so members building their coops can incorporate it into theirs...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/9/coop-run-design-construction-maintenance

    Great job! And welcome to our flock!
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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    Cool!

    Where does the exhausted air go?
    Would be interesting to see what collects on those filters.
     
  4. Dominik

    Dominik In the Brooder

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    the air goes Back in the coop . The filters collects lots of gray dust
     
  5. Dominik

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