A-Frame Layer Cages Gentle Egg Collection
Chore-Time’s ULTRA-LIFT® n Discharge heights are
Chore-Time’s A-Frame Cage to 5-high models in cage
XL Egg Collection System is variable.
System for caged layers rows up to 750 feet (230
the ideal system to insure a n Requires less space at the
provides an excellent envi- meters) long.
safe trip for the egg all the end of the cage row than
ronment for egg production n Galfan® and galvanized
way from the hen to the other collectors.
and maximum feed savings, steel construction for
cross conveyor. n Eggs are transferred to
together with two options durability and corrosion
cross conveyor by gravity
for manure handling. Pullet resistance.* ULTRA-LIFT® XL and a unique rotation of
systems are also available. n Gentle 8-degree floor slope Features the baskets.
for easy egg roll-out. n Each cage row has its
STURDY CONSTRUCTION n Slack belt switch
n Steep cage backs for own set of egg-handling automatically maintains
Chore-Time cages are quality- improved manure roll-off. baskets. proper egg belt tension and
built in North America. Solid n Choice of dropping board n No timing devices are prevents system failure.
construction and heavy-duty scraper or curtain-back needed. n Proven egg counting
materials combine with our model (features thickest n Eggs are handled system is accurate to
innovative design for years of available curtain). individually for minimal within 0.5%.
superior performance. n Rust-free PVC rail egg-to-egg contact.
supports dropping boards.
COMPOSITE MESH FLOOR n Boards are available in
Chore-Time’s composite plywood or plastic.
mesh floor uses smaller n Flexible cage floor is
mesh openings at the front better for birds’ feet.
of the cages for an improved n Two-piece cages for
bird environment and quicker assembly.
reduced bird mortality. n Slant front or straight
front cage design.
STURDY WELDED n Three door styles including
A-FRAMES standard pull-up door,
Rugged A-frame stands push-in door, or spring-
provide durable support for loaded push-in door.
Chore-Time’s A-frame cages n Distance from cage to
without the need for truss egg tray protects eggs
rods. All system components, from dirt and damage and
including cages and feed eases egg roll-out.
troughs, tie directly into our n Step rails are available to
projection-welded A-frame protect feed trough and
cage support system for egg tray.
added stability and long life. n System is covered by
OTHER CAGE FEATURES cage warranty and solid
n Cages are available in 2-high backing.*
*See Chore-Time’s written warranty for complete warranty details. Galfan is not
Composite Mesh Floor
owned or licensed by CTB, Inc. and is the sole property of its respective owner.
Curtain-Back System Dropping Board System
CHORE-TIME CURTAIN- scraper under each CHORE-TIME operate scrapers in cage
BACK SYSTEM FEATURES cage row. DROPPING BOARD row lengths up to 750 feet
n Steep cage backs for n Many styles available to SCRAPER SYSTEM (230 meters).
improved manure roll-off. match various building FEATURES n Drive mechanism is
n Thickest available curtain widths. n Each tier except the designed to protect
material for easier n Use with Chore-Time’s bottom has its own set critical parts from
installation and greater TURBO HOUSE® System of plywood or plastic damage should a problem
durability. for even dryer, more dropping boards, sloped occur.
n Curtains are fastened manageable manure; toward the back. n Use with Chore-Time’s
using a plastic extrusion uniform temperature n The scraper features TURBO HOUSE® System
– no rings to rust away. in all parts of the cage offset blades which help for even dryer, more
n Tiers are offset to building; less ammonia prevent plugging and hold manageable manure;
minimize drop-through. and odors, and lower tight to the boards for uniform temperature in all
n Use with high-rise houses mortality. smooth, even scraping. parts of the cage building;
or with a dropping board n Drive units feature less ammonia and odors,
reliable 1/4 HP motors and and lower mortality.
TURBO HOUSE® Environmental System
Cage row slots
Sample 5-High DURA-CAGE™ Negative Pressure System
Curtain-Back System (Positive Pressure System Also Available)
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