VK WS 10 Bat wall box

Item number: 910440120
Outer dimensions (w x h x d) (cm): 29 x 40 x 7
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This small bat box is preferably placed on the facade but may also be suitable for placement in trees.

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This small bat box is preferably placed on the facade but may also be suitable for placement in trees.

The cabinet is finished in white so that the temperature inside the cabinet will heat up less quickly when placed in sunny warm places. This bat box is also available in the color black(VK WS 01). Black has the advantage that the temperature inside the cabinet can warm up quickly if the cabinet is placed in a shady, cooler place.

There are several bat species that can use this bat box, it depends on the species that occur locally and where the bat box is hung. The hive is suitable as a summer and/or mating habitat. In mild winters, the hive can also serve as a shelter.

The cabinet is made of 100% wood concrete and comes with dowels and screws for mounting.

As summer/pair housing possible for:

  • Common dwarf bat
  • Little dwarf bat
  • Shaggy dwarf bat
  • Bearded bat
  • Fire bat
  • Forest bat
  • Common big-eared bat
  • Water bat

In mild winters, possible use by:

  • Common dwarf bat
  • Big-eared bat
  • Place the bat box in a suitable location on the facade. Use the dowels and screws provided
  • Place the cabinet at a minimum height of 3 meters.
  • The cabinet is less suitable for placement in trees but this can be done.
  • The cabinet can be placed on any wind direction.
  • Provide a clear approach and egress route for the hive.
  • Do not place cabinets over windows and doors.
  • Do not place cabinet on illuminated facades or in light from lampposts etc.
  • Multiple cabinets near each other is preferred. In doing so, vary in wind direction and altitude.

The bat boxes can be cleaned once a year in winter. Preferably during a frost period. First check that the cabinets are not occupied! A special long-handled brush can be used to remove all cobwebs and other debris from the cabinet.

  • Item number: 910440120
  • Weight (kg):5
  • Outer dimensions (w x h x d) (cm):29 x 40 x 7
  • Inner dimension (w x h x d) (cm):19 x 30 x 2
  • Material:Woodstone┬«
  • Colour:Wit
  • Soortgroep:Bats
  • Type:Bearded bat, Big-eared bat, Common big-eared bat, Common dwarf bat, Fire bat, Forest bat, Little dwarf bat, Shaggy dwarf bat, Water bat
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