Chicken Coop

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Project by EPICwoodwork posted 05-14-2012 02:53 AM 2571 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made a chicken coop for my two chickens.

-- Royce, Iowa

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#1 posted 05-14-2012 01:29 PM

Did you just happen to forget that beautiful little lady who probably knows the chickens are hers? Very
nice solid chicken coop and I am sure that you will have some tasty eggs for breakfast in the future. I notice
that you made the top removable to make it easy to clean the coop, as a person who has cleaned more
than one chicken coop, this is a very essential modification. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 79 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#2 posted 05-14-2012 03:36 PM

There should be three happy girls now!!! Nice project.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#3 posted 05-15-2012 02:09 AM

My daughter claimed one of the chickens right away, and named both of them. The top isn’t removable, but the one side drops down for easy cleaning. I found the plan on Purina Mills website via a link on I had to downsize the plans to fit my space, but it is very solid (heavy), and the chickens really like it better than the cardboard box they lived in for three weeks.

Thanks for looking!

-- Royce, Iowa

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#4 posted 05-16-2012 01:13 AM

Great job, your little girl looks very proud of the nice job her daddy did

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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