In areas where Cats and other predators can be a danger to nesting birds, the 1B and 2M Nest Boxes can be ordered with a protective grill.
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:
This method, with a bracket to hold the box away from the tree and the loop, is known as the FT Hanger. It can be attached to the trunk and offers even better protection against cats, dormice and martens.
Supplied with all the necessary attachments and Aluminium Nails.
Cleaning and inspection:
Easy Cleaning and inspection due to removeable front panel.
Ø 26 mm with green protective grill
Blue-, Marsh-, Coal- and Crested Tit (small tit species).
All other species are prevented from using the nest box due to this smaller entrance hole.
• Nestbox with removeable front panel
• Galvanized steel hanger
• Classic Brown
• Olive Green
• Nature Red
• Modern White
approx. 4 kg