Lid Option -3

Screw type lids, also known as gamma lids, are popular for bulk food storage applications and are an excellent choice for our automatic poultry waterer. They are well made and best suited for the frequent opening and closing of our reservoir for cleaning. If you decide to use this type of lid, consider drilling the vent hole on the raised part of the lid, as the lower parts will catch and hold rain water and other debris. If you don't mind spending the extra five bucks, I would go with this one.

How to Build the Pipe Assembly

For shipping purposes, the pipe assembly comes in two pieces. This video will show you how to glue them together so the drinkers aren't crooked! 

How to Build the Water Thief

Water Thief is a term used to describe a piece of equipment used to "steal" water from one application to use for another. The benefit of using this approach to fill an automatic poultry water system is that it leaves your garden hose free for other stuff. For more info please visit us at