Super strong wire?!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by DuckyGurl, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. DuckyGurl

    DuckyGurl Overrun With Chickens

    Ok, we had a mink attack and it looks like it CHEWED thru the wire to get in. 2x3" wire. What is strong wire that I could put as my run wire? Any help appreciated! Pics, types, names! Thank you!
  2. Omran

    Omran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
    Quote:You need to get 14 gauge wire 1"x1/2" it is relatively expensive but it really hold.
    I hope you can see it behind the nest boxes in this picture
  3. DuckyGurl

    DuckyGurl Overrun With Chickens

    Hmm, ok. Any other suggestions?
  4. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    I would go even smaller than the 1" with .5" x .5" galv hardware cloth/wire.

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