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Poultry Super Brooder

Description

Alternative Design is a leader in the design and manufacture of poultry caging. With an emphasis on quality and innovative design in cages that last far longer than traditional poultry cages, Alternative Design has developed caging for chickens that not only provides a better environment for the animals, but withstands the test of time as well. Customers have come to appreciate the ease of use that is built into all our poultry housing solution products, and the durable construction that comes from using PVC coated wire and stainless steel.

Approximate Overall Dimensions:
4 Tier – 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 77.5”H
5 Tier – 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 77.5”H
6 Tier – 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 79.5”H

Frame constructed from 14 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.
Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft. Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

Internal Cage Height (floor to ceiling)
4 Tier – 15”
5 Tier – 11.5”
6 Tier – 9.5”
Unit has two cages per tier. 

***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

Floors constructed from ¼” stainless steel rod frame with ½” x ½” stainless steel mesh, four per tier. Approximately 18.5” W x 30” D. Floors are removable.

Litter pans constructed of 18 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access. Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. Not autoclavable.

–              No Water Units have Six feeders per tier, one at each door and one at each end.

–              Auto Water Units have Four feeders per tier, one at each door.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC

4 Tier – 900 W; 8A
5 Tier – 1100 W; 10A
6 Tier – 1300 W; 12A

***Optional Water System SOLD SEPARATELY***

Water system is constructed from stainless steel and equipped with a QD inlet and a drain. Each tier is individually regulated. Each cage is equipped with two adjustable drinkers – each drinker has two nipples – four drinkers per tier. The drinkers are connected to the water system with black vinyl tubing with ¼” ID and attached to stainless steel fittings. Drinkers have a thumb screw height adjustment.

BRS-6T-38X31X9.5-AW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 80”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 9.5”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Four feeders per tier, one at each door.

-Water system:  Constructed from stainless steel and equipped with a QD inlet and a drain. Each tier is individually regulated. Each cage is equipped with two adjustable drinkers.

Each drinker has two nipples – four drinkers per tier.

The drinkers are connected to the water system with vinyl tubing with ¼” ID.  Drinkers have a thumb screw height adjustment.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC;1300 W; 12A

BRS-6T-38X31X9.5-NW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 80”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 9.5”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Six feeders per tier, one at each door.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC; 1300 W; 12A

BRS-5T-38X31X11.5-AW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 78”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 11.5”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Four feeders per tier, one at each door.

-Water system:  Constructed from stainless steel and equipped with a QD inlet and a drain. Each tier is individually regulated. Each cage is equipped with two adjustable drinkers.

Each drinker has two nipples – four drinkers per tier.

The drinkers are connected to the water system with vinyl tubing with ¼” ID.  Drinkers have a thumb screw height adjustment.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC; 1100 W; 10A

BRS-5T-38X31X11.5-NW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 78”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 11.5”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Six feeders per tier, one at each door.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC; 1100 W; 10A

BRS-4T-38X31X15-AW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 78”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 15”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Four feeders per tier, one at each door.

-Water system:  Constructed from stainless steel and equipped with a QD inlet and a drain. Each tier is individually regulated. Each cage is equipped with two adjustable drinkers.

Each drinker has two nipples – four drinkers per tier.

The drinkers are connected to the water system with vinyl tubing with ¼” ID. Drinkers have a thumb screw height adjustment.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC; 900 W; 8A

BRS-4T-38X31X15-NW

Super Brooder – Double Sided

Approximate Overall Dimensions: 80.5” W x 32.5” D x 78”H

-Frame constructed from 16 Ga 304 stainless steel. Mounted on four 5” casters, front two with step brakes.

-Each Cage is 38” W x 31” D – 1,178 sq. in. or 8.1 sq. ft.

Removable central divider to extend cage to 76” W x 31” D – 2,356 sq. in. or 16.3 sq. ft.

-Cage Height (floor to ceiling): 15”

-Unit has two cages per tier. 

 ***Optional Dividers to separate cages (front and back – creates four cages per tier) SOLD SEPARATELY***

– Floors constructed from 304 SST divided into 4 removable sections per tier.

-Litter pans constructed of 22 Ga stainless steel, fully welded. Four per tier. Approximately 19” W x 30.5” D x 1” H

-Brooding area doors constructed from 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing and swing out for easy access. Vinyl curtain used to maintain temperature in brooding area. 

 Brooding area approximately 14” W x 31” D – 434 sq. in. or 3 sq. ft.

-Feed access doors constructed from stainless steel frame and 3/16” clear polycarbonate for viewing. Feed access doors can be adjusted to accommodate desired feed access.

Polycarbonate doors have cutouts to assist with air circulation.

-Feeders: Part # FEEDER-24X3.25X4.5-R Red plastic molded trough feeder with hanging tabs for super brooder and start grow units, fits 24″ wide doors. NOT AUTOCLAVABLE

 Six feeders per tier, one at each door.

Removable heaters are equipped with a digital controller with temperature readout and adjustment, and dimmable LED light control. 

***Optional light timer SOLD SEPARATELY***

Power Requirements: 120VAC; 900 W; 8A

 

IMPORTANT: INITIAL CLEANING All components of this Alternative Design stainless steel product must be cleaned, sanitized and sterilized, where applicable, prior to being put into service. PVC coated wire cleaning – PVC coated wire may be heated up to 180 degrees F or 82 degrees C for cleaning and disinfecting This unit is made primarily of 304 stainless steel. Use care when cleaning to prevent corrosion that can shorten useful life. Cleaning solutions which contain high levels of chlorine are not recommended for stainless steel parts.   Caster Maintenance Caster used on this equipment was chosen for its suitability in applications where frequent washdowns are necessary. It is also well suited for applications exposed to heat, cleaning agents, steam, caustic solutions or other corrosive agents, which could cause rust and contamination. After washing and/or autoclaving, check casters for proper operation. Check the axle nut to ensure it is still tight (125 inch/pound is recommended). If the axle and/or swivel bearing has to be lubricated, use a high temp grease. Recommended Temperatures for Chicks Poultry Chicks Brooding Temperature Chart

Alternative Design offers a 5-year warranty on all stainless steel fabricated products the company makes. These products are warranted to be free from material and workmanship defects during this period.

The 5-year warranty includes:

* Individually Ventilated Caging (IVC) rack frames and fabricated components * All other stainless steel fabricated caging systems * Fabricated material handling, storage and processing equipment made of stainless steel