nesting boxes

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by billyg2131, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. billyg2131

    billyg2131 Out Of The Brooder

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    can anyone tell me how to mount nesting boxes to the outside of chicken with access from inside coop? or may send some pics plz thank you very much i am very new to this
     
  2. billyg2131

    billyg2131 Out Of The Brooder

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    chicken coop sorry
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    I have inside boxes, but Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D
     
  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Sorry...no help from me as I access them from the inside - but welcome aboard!!
     
  6. dam danny

    dam danny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are we talking wooden boxs or what have seen some buckets where what thay diid was cut a hole in the wire drilled holes in the bucket and wired them to the fenceto hold but if you have dog in the hood then you my have them trying to pull them off can you add a pic of your coop and we will try to come up with sometheng to help you
     
  7. Courtney R

    Courtney R Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i hav an idea, on the board u can cut out a square large enough 4 the chickens 2 get into. Then u can build a box of wood and 4 easy access 2 the eggs u can make a door in the box and put on hinges, screw the box 2 the outside where u cut out the square opening... idk if that was any help or confused u but hope u have good luck [​IMG]
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California, x 2 on sumi's advise.
     
  9. Dude6710

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    I bought some from fleet farm site they have them for about $14ea and my chickens honestly love them a lot.
     

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