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What's the largest wire I can use??

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by amporter, Mar 24, 2007.

  1. amporter

    amporter In the Brooder

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    I have some 2x4" wire laying around, can I use some of this on my run and coop?

    Annette
     
  2. prariechiken

    prariechiken Songster

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    You can use this wire, but predators like coons can and will reach through this and grab birds. It is a good strong foundation wire to use if you are in a high pred. area. I have used this wire overlayed with poultry mesh to discourage varmits from getting an arm into the pens.
     
  3. amporter

    amporter In the Brooder

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    Thank you!
     

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