New features include: Automatic door calibration to make the installation process as simple as possible; Automatic stop feature which protects your chickens from getting trapped as the door lowers and also prevents the string from getting tangled if there is an obstruction; Choose from 4XAA Alkaline batteries or DC power (9V to 12V – cables not included*). Battery warning light visible from 100 meters away. Backup lithium cell battery (CR1220 Lithium cell battery not included) that will keep the clock working when the batteries run our or while replacing them; New self-diagnosis capability with an alert message appearing on the screen until the required action has been taken.
An integrated LCD screen ensures it is easy to set up and alter timings when necessary. You won’t need an 8 year old to programme this door! And we have even designed extra big buttons so you can programme the unit with your gloves on in the winter – we really do understand all about bad weather.
All electronics are enclosed in weatherproof casing, ensuring reliable operation in the most extreme conditions. We confidently provide a no-quibble 3 year guarantee, although we obviously build our units to last for longer than that.
Whether you live in the coldest of environments, thinking of our Canadian cousins or the heat of our southern European friends, the ChickenGuard© Extreme has been designed with you in mind. Manufactured to the highest standards in our own factory in Britain, all the electronics are enclosed in a weather proof casing and FULLY encapsulated in epoxy resin allowing the Extreme to withstand the elements.
Easily programmed to open or close the door using either the timer and/or light (LUX) sensor and runs on 4 x AA batteries (included) or electric power via USB (cables not included). It also comes with a FREE 3 year peace of mind warranty, though they last a lot longer!
The ChickenGuard© Extreme with integrated Timer and Light Sensor is combined in one complete package for straightforward installation with no messy wiring or DIY knowledge required.
The All-in-One design makes setting up a breeze as everything you need is enclosed in one handy box. No messy wiring or limit switches to attach to your coop, simply attach the Door Opener to the outside of your coop, tie the lifting cord to the door and you’re away (see video).
It protects your chickens from foxes and other predators and saves you the bother of getting up at cock crow or trudging out on dark and stormy nights. Over 50,000 users worldwide trust ChickenGuard© to protect ‘their girls’.
- Opens and closes using the timer and/or light (LUX) sensor.
- Configurable fail-safe timer for light (LUX) sensor – closes door at the set time even if it is still light.
- Easily adjustable light (LUX) sensitivity when using the light sensor.
- Manually open & close the with simple press of the button.
- Fully featured LCD display for ease of use.
- Powered by 4 x AA batteries (included) or electric powered via USB (cables not included).
- Door closed indicator visible up to 100 metres away.
- Low battery warning.
- Full 3 year warranty.
- All in one design.
- Long battery life.
- No complicated wiring or cabling.
- Low maintenance.
- No minimum or maximum door heights.
- 4kg/8lb door lifting capability.
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