Diy Ikea Detolf Hamster Cage Lid. Here you can see the gerbil cage put together. Please note, this topic is not instructions on how to make the ikea detolf itself.
Ikea detolf as a green house. Use the metal “l”s to attach each piece of wood to another. Always measure the dimensions carefully before you start!
I had both my hamsters for about 9 months and made many mistakes about the cage i put them in.
Ikea detolf as a green house. I recently bought an ikea detolf to create a hamster cage out of, like many members on the forum have. What do you need 5 wooden slats of 20 x 30 mm 156 cm 1 mdf plate screws 4 hinges.
Don't get me wrong, the diy bin cage that i made is awesome, more so after adding a door, especially for new hamsters for taming purposes.
This topic will help you make a lid! Diy lid for ikea detolf. I got the idea from this blog.
Check the positioning of the side boards that the lid stands on.
Lay the billy on its back so that the exposed chipboard edge is facing forward. Diy ikea detolf hamster cage lid.for those who are unfamiliar, the ikea detolf is a glass shelving unit, that when laid on its back, can be converted into a relatively cheap and large hamster enclosure (well, large in comparison to those horrible plastic cages they sell in pet stores). Always measure the dimensions carefully before you start!
The ikea detolf cage has become a popular diy project.
The detolf actually provides the largest amount of unbroken floor space (in terms of square inches) of any cage on the market. The cage measures roughly 950 square inches of floor space and only costs $69.99, which is a bargain price for its huge size. To build a taller lid, a few extra wood boards need to be cut.
I leave half of it open, the other half is full of 30cm bedding and i put the box with hamster stuff above it, so my hammy does not escape.
My first hamster enclosure was an ikea detolf hack. This can be easy to attach items too. Ikea detolf diy lid instructions.