• On the left side of the coop, I have two computer cooling fans, run directly off a solar panel on the roof of the coop. This helps keep the chickens cool during the hottest part of summer days, here in Cambodia.


    Materials and Parts list:
    20 meters - 1.5\" x 2.0\" lumber - $20
    1 saw - 9,000r ($2.25)
    2 poles - 3 meters each - $4.00
    1 roll of chicken wire - 28,000r ($7.00)
    1 shovel - 15,000r ($3.75)
    3 bundles bamboo - 19,500r ($4.88)


    1 saw - $4.00
    2.5 kilos nails - $3.25
    1 hammer- $2.00


    1 chisel - 3,000r (.75c US)
    23 meters - 1.5\" x 2.0\" lumber - $23
    4 meters - plastic floor \"wire\" - $5.00
    Various latches, hinges, screws - $3.50
    4 M2 metal roofing - $10


    $93.00 materials and tools


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    3 tuk tuk trips - $10 (transportation / moving)


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    Labor - $20 (3 days - They don\'t get in a hurry in Cambodia.)


    $123 USD Total

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  1. piglett
    great looking set up you have for the chicks! love the fans