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Chicken Coop Mechanical Engineering

I will be building a custom chicken coop in the next few months and (being a tech person) would like to get very fancy with the features I install. I have a few features I need help sourcing the parts on and would like input. Help me make a fantastic chicken coop. (I primarily need suggestions for the electrical parts I can use, Motors, remote controls, etc) [more inside]
posted by Twain Device on Aug 22, 2013 - 23 answers

How to keep animal's water from freezing in winter without electricity?

I'd like to heat up a rock or piece of metal to drop in my chicken's water source to warm it up. What should I use? [more inside]
posted by cda on Nov 29, 2012 - 36 answers

automatic chicken coop door opener

Our chickens are very anxious to get out of the coop and roam the yard in the morning. How can I create some sort of mechanism to automatically open the coop door early each morning? [more inside]
posted by scrambles on Oct 4, 2011 - 13 answers

Pet chicken

Can a chicken be raised in a cage like a canary? [more inside]
posted by boby on Jun 22, 2009 - 23 answers

Where can I find free chicken coop plans?

Can anyone point me out some free plans for a small chicken coop? [more inside]
posted by aqueousdan on Feb 20, 2008 - 6 answers

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