4 Bay x 2 Bay

Product ID: FC0012

£ 435.00 inc. VAT
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Protecting your fruit from birds and pests is essential if you want to have a bumper harvest year on year. Our 4 bay x 2 bay fruit cage is the ideal solution for the home gardener.

Measuring 7.6m (W) x 3.8m (L) x 2.14m (H) (25ft x 12.5ft x 7ft), the 4 bay x 2 bay fruit cage system is constructed using only the best 25.4mm galvanised high tensile steel.

It is also supplied complete with seven end stabiliser bars and one door, making it a strong and sturdy system for any garden or allotment. Extra doors can be ordered here.
The ground staples hold the netting in place. Super strong (17mm x 17mm) polypropylene side mesh and the super light double knitted roof mesh (18mm x 18mm) protect your crop from birds and insects.

Did you know we can create bespoke fruit cages? Call our team for a quote for your own bespoke fruit cage system.

RuthB
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Good solid fruit cage.Took a while to erect it as I kept finding stones in the ground where I wanted the posts and my field has a slight slope. (My builder and his wrecking bar sorted that out.) Erecting the cage itself is reasonably straightforward, easier with two people (you need another allen key) but possible with one. Being a 5'2" female the time consuming bit was constantly going up and down the step ladder, moving it a few feet, up and down again etc etc.(I must buy a pair of stilts and learn to use them!) I'm surprised that the instructions say put the roof netting on before the side netting, yet remove the roof in winter in case of snow. I put the side netting up first and then the roof. I bought 'S' hooks to attach the roof netting to the side netting. Their instructions say wrap the netting around the poles and secure with the arrow ties - that would be a nightmare. I did that for the side netting - not easy. Putting the side netting up first did mean that the roof netting kept catching on it, but it wasn't difficult to stretch it out, just time consuming with a step ladder. I would suggest (with hindsight!) marking the centre of the roof netting first (with a bit of string?) and working from the middle to the corners, stretching as you go. The problem with starting at one edge is that being netting, when you stretch it in one direction it is going to shrink in the other direction, so fixing it all along one edge and then stretching it out means that you will have to keep adjusting the corners to allow it to stretch properly. Once I got it roughly in position I fixed the middles on opposite sides and then worked my way alternately to the ends, finishing with the corners. Much easier to do with S hooks. Once finished I then added a few net clips to make sure it stays put. (I bought the S hooks and net clips elsewhere.) I would have given it 5 stars except for the weird instructions/method of fixing the nets, and the pathetic door catch (a bit of velcro) which is fiddly and won't last 5 minutes.

Pauline
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Very good quality and concise instructions on how to assemble. Delivered on time

Anthony Reynolds
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fast and efficient delivery ,haven't put it up yet

l deacon
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pleased with purchase

David From cornwall
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Good quality well thought system

David From cornwall
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Great product excellent service, quick delivery good communication

David Stock
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We decided on First Tunnels fruit cage after looking around at what was on offer. Their cage is a belt and braces job unlike the opposition, it has diagonal stays for example, others don't. Our diy wooden cage is falling apart so this should be a good and trouble free replacement.

All polytunnel accessories will be despatched within 1-3 working days. Should you have any query regarding a delivery, please contact us on 01282 601253.

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