Automatic Chicken Coop Door Control Panel Assembly

Our Automatic Chicken Coop Door Control Panel Assembly contains the brains behind Coop Tender.  This is the most complicated portion of any chicken coop door since it incorporates custom electronics and software engineering.

If you're handy building things from wood, then the Coop Tender Faceplate Electronics Assembly will give you a huge head start in completing your own automatic chicken coop door project.

This Control Panel Assembly is a direct replacement for our automatic chicken doors - all models (CT-001, CT-002, CT-003, CT-003A, CT-004, CT-004A, CT-005)

Key Features

  • Easily incorporates into your own DIY automatic chicken coop door
  • DC 12 Volt powered
  • Ultra-low power consumption - will run for up to 1 week from optional backup battery
  • 1 year manufacturer's limited warranty
  • LED alert status indicators for chicken door and battery charge level
  • LCD provides constant status messages
  • Keypad input for programming system settings
  • Manual door override in case you need to open or close the coop door

Automatic Chicken Door Controller Specifications

Power consumption (idle) 40mA
Power consumption (power-save mode) 20mA
Power consumption (chicken door opening or closing) Depends on door drive solution implemented - Max 1 Amp
Overall dimensions 13 inches wide x 4 1/4 inches high x ~2 inches deep
  • Metal faceplate
Operating temperature -40° F to 185° F
Input Voltage 12 Volts DC

What's included  

  • Pre-assembled Coop Tender automatic chicken door micro-controller circuit board
  • Metal Faceplate 
  • LCD Display - System status messages
  • Keypad -System programming
  • LED status lights - At-a-Glance Coop Tender, Battery, Charge and Door status
  • Temperature module - freeze protect and temperature based warnings
  • Clock module - control schedule based automatic coop door operation
  • Light sensor - control dawn-to-dusk based automatic coop door operation

You supply

  • Motor or other drive mechanism to open and close the door
  • Limit switches - hooked to 3 wires on the controller (common, door closed, door open)
  • Door assembly - your own mechanical invention 
  • 12 Volt power supply
  • Enclosure for the assembly 

Please feel free to contact us for more information.  We'll be glad to help.

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