Just alittle update on my coop.

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by backyardchickenfarmer, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. backyardchickenfarmer

    backyardchickenfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I finished the details on my coop being that it was beautifull out all week so ill post pics. I still need to paint the ply wood back and paint the trim but i can do that whenever, anyway Here are the pics.

    heres the pop door closed
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    and heres the pop door open
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    Here is the people door for the run, closed
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    and here it is open
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    heres an egg layed by one of them(i dont know wich one [​IMG] )
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    heres the mechanism of the door, just a piece of coated wire the goes through the chicken wire top and i driled a hole through the pop door and wove it through and when i pull it i lock it with a loop and a nail see pic.
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    And thats about it for now, i'll keep updating as i go.Thanks.
     
    Last edited: Feb 9, 2009
  2. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Looks nice
     
  3. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

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    Nice coop! [​IMG]
     
  4. backyardchickenfarmer

    backyardchickenfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks anyone else?
     
  5. wren

    wren Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice. I want to see what's behind the pop door!
     
  6. lovemychix

    lovemychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. backyardchickenfarmer

    backyardchickenfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wren, what d you meen? like whats in the inside of it? or the chickes? kepp the comments coming people!!
     
  8. orchidchick

    orchidchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice job! You've done your homework predator-proofing it looks like, too.

    Orchidchick
     
  9. Scoop

    Scoop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice work! I'm impressed! [​IMG]
    Could I borrow you for a week? [​IMG]
     
  10. ausamerican33

    ausamerican33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice! I wish I had done a door I could open like that (the chicken door, that is).
     

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