This box has a brood chamber with an internal diameter of 12 cm.
The free suspension with a central hanger and its conical roof makes it well protected against cats and can deter martens, as well. It is very popular in private gardens and especially around fruit trees, mainly in areas where the trees are short and have many branches. This box is not designed to be installed directly at the tree.trunk.
The front panels of the 1B and 2M are interchangeable. The different sized entrance holes can be matched to the predominant species of birds in the locality.
Because its weight, the 2M hardly sways in the wind. Any movement does not deter birds from occupying the box and does not prevent them from successfully raising their young
Siting and positioning:
Hooked over a branch.
Our Hanging Pole, order no. 00510/6, makes it easy to remove the box for cleaning and checking.
Cleaning and inspection:
Easy Cleaning and inspection due to removeable front panel.
Oval 29 mm x 55 mm
Redstart; also used by species that nest in the diameter 32 mm boxes (Great-, Blue-, Marsh-, Coal- and Crested Tit, Redstart, Nuthatch, Collared and Pied Flycatcher, Tree and House Sparrows).
However, because more light enters the brood chamber, it is preferred by Redstarts.
• Nestbox with removeable front panel
• Galvanized steel hanger
Weight: approx. 3.7 kg
• Classic Brown
• Modern White
• Nature Red
• Olive Green