What cover for the Run?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Flycropper, Apr 27, 2008.

  1. Flycropper

    Flycropper Out Of The Brooder

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    Apr 8, 2008
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    I have a chicken run that is about 14' x 22'. The height is 6'. The top of the run is trimmed out with 2x4s.

    What is a good stiff wire covering for the top. I don't want to put any interior support posts. Is there a wire mesh that I can stretch over the top that is rigid enough that it won't sag in the middle? One inch chicken wire/mesh is too flimsy. I need something stiff so that with some tension it will hold evenly across the run.

    Any advice would be appreciated. I inadvertently posted this under the "Predator..." Topic. If you already answered this question there, I'll find it and....

    Thank You!
     
  2. rebbetzin

    rebbetzin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    Tucson AZ

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