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pallet fencing

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by KAKBucks, Aug 3, 2008.

  1. KAKBucks

    KAKBucks Songster

    Jun 8, 2008
    Central Ohio
    Has anyone tried making fencing out of pallets?

    I was thinking about trying to frame large pens with pallets and put wire around them. I'd love to make them 2 pallets high, but I'm not sure how to do this safely. I have a bunch of 6 foot t-posts, so I was thinking I could try using them as basic braces.

    I figured if I took every other piece of wood out of the pallets they could be lined up and screwed together somehow into a nice sturdy base for the pens, but since they'll be permanent pens I'd like them tall enough to walk into, so it would take a lot of pallets to make the pens. I"m hoping to make them 8x16 or larger, 3 in a row.

  2. Julie's Silkies

    Julie's Silkies Songster

    Jul 27, 2008
    Gloucester, Virginia
  3. donnaIL

    donnaIL Songster

    Jun 3, 2008
    Last edited: Aug 4, 2008

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