Pigeon Weathervane In Australia we are familiar with the rock doves, most often referred to as”feral pigeons”. these are the ones we see in parks and around city buildings. Usually in large numbers. They seem to eat every thing and any thing that they can find to get their beaks into.
Pigeon Weathervane. Pigeons are considered to be one of the most intelligent birds on the planet. They have been around for a long time. Archeologists found them to have existed in Mesopotamia. As early as 3000 BC. Elvis Presley had a soft spot for pigeons and Queen Elizabeth has lofts and pigeon keepers at her Sandringham Estate. Pigeon Racing is quite a sport and individual birds have been sold for huge amounts of money. One recent exchange was for $132,517.oo. The previous record was for $73,800.00. Soooo if you cannot afford a bird perhaps a weathervane will do. https://www.pigeonrescue.org
Made of Stainless steel these black pigeon weathervanes will give years and years of enjoyment and service.
The pigeon is 300mm tall and 295 from front to back. The total height of the weathervane is730mm.
How Pigeon Weathervane Works
The arrow and the figure of the pigeon revolve on a ball bearing. A stainless steel shaft is the support. Well balanced and proportionally correct these Australian made weathervanes from Glenview Products actually work.
A stainless steel mounting plate is available for fixing to a flat surface such as the ridge line of a metal roof or a wooden garden post. Alternatively there is a steel gable bracket available for fixing to the apex of the gable (see Fixing Brackets). If you would like to order a fixing bracket to suit this product, please select from the product options above. Fixing brackets ordered with an Aussie Weathervane will not incur any additional delivery charges.
Which one to use ?
Which one ?
To attach to the face of the gable on tile roofs use a gable bracket is used.
The Stainless Steel Mounting Plate is used to attach to metal roofs. They can be used for flat surfaces and to mount on posts.
Purchasing the suitable bracket makes installation easy and enjoyable