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Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 06-21-2014 at 12:22 AM
Finished the automatic chicken door controlled by a STC-1000. It took a couple weeks longer
than planned due to feature creep. Decided to put in a solar panel and battery for power. This
meant I neede...
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-30-2014 at 02:18 AM
"It was like the Keystone Cops last night when I was trying to wrangle the chicks back into the
coop."For the last 4 nights the chicks have all climbed up into the coop on their own. This is
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-24-2014 at 08:35 PM
It is hard to say how much it cost. Really my wife's project. I am sure she made at least 6
trips to Home Depot, Lowe's and McCoy's. A large part of the wood was recovered at no cost. New
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-24-2014 at 12:16 AM
Update on the coop build.Mostly done. Need to add some hardware, and paint or stain the coop.
Chicks are in. It was like the Keystone Cops last night when I was trying to wrangle the chicks
back into ...
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-15-2014 at 02:39 AM
I think I have a new use for a STC-1000 controller (new to me anyway). I replaced the temp
probe with a photo resistor, and it works great on sensing light and dark. I am going to use it
with a linear...
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-11-2014 at 10:43 PM
Update on the coop. Mostly finished the nest boxes (4), and the back door that will be used for
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-06-2014 at 11:48 PM
Are those Buff Orpingtons?The ones in the picture are.At the moment I have the following
chicks:4 Buff Orpingtons5 New Hampshire2 Americunas2 Barred Rocks1 Production RedI think the
coop will be good ...
Posted in thread: Raising Chickens on 05-06-2014 at 12:20 AM
I am in the process of building a coop now. Need to have it completed in about 3 weeks. My
first time raising chickens. This will be for eggs.
Posted in thread: I Quit Smoking on 04-30-2014 at 04:01 AM
Started at 13, quit 9 months ago at 60. Sucking lozenges. It helps, but I really want a
cigarette. I don't particularly feel better. Have gained weight. Not sure how long I can keep
it up. Unexpectedl...