Polytunnel Kit Optional Extras

A number of steel and timber accessories are available for your polytunnel, so choose from the list below and also see if we have any offers  for you

STEEL ACCESSORIES

inside a newly assembled with crop bars five star polytunnelA Crop Bar Set is used for hanging baskets, tomatoes, climbing plants etc. The crop bar is fixed width ways from one side of the hoop through the support brace [s] to the clip on the other side of the hoop. Crop bar sets are not used on the end hoops because of the door frames

One support brace is installed from the ridge tube vertically with a clip at the centre of the hoop to the crop bar for 10, 12 and 14 width kits.
Two support braces are installed diagonally and centrally from the chosen main frame hoop to the crop bar for 16, 18 and 24 width kits

 

staging set accessory inside a five star polytunnel kitA Staging Set is fixed to two adjacent hoops at a working level of a metre height. There are two horizontal tubes fixed with P clips to the hoops. There are two upright tubes, the tube end rests on the ground

 

 

 

 

Base rail clip with gutter bolt close up inside on five star polytunnel The Base Rail Set is a P clip with a bolt and a nut for fixing to the ground tube. One set is needed for each ground tube, and add four more, one for each corner. A timber base rail traps the polythene instead of digging a trench. The Base Rail Clip fixes below the Clip for the hoop

 

 

 

An anchor plate inside a trench for a five star polytunnel An Anchor Plate Set  are used if the ground tubes are not concreted in, one set is needed for each ground tube. The plate is a 3 mm thickness square of twelve inches [30 cm]  to sixteen inches [ 40 cm] depending upon the polytunnel width. Two P clips are supplied to clamp the anchor plate on to the ground tube

 

 

 

base plate on concrete inner view five star polytunnels A Base Plate Set are usually chosen for a concrete base, i.e. no soil is being used. Ground tubes are not required. One Base Plate is needed for each hoop end. A timber base rail traps the polythene. The plate is six inches [15cm] length, 2 and a half inches [7 cm] depth, and two inches [5 cm] in height.

 

 

 

Extension Legs are a speciality and not listed on our cart system. They are provided for customers who require additional height within their polytunnels for example, steam engine renovation, working on boats, etc. The ground to be used for assembly maybe for raised beds for a disabled customer. Sometimes the chosen site is steep on one side only

Base Rail and Mid Rail Corner Bracket sets are Standard for the Animal Housing Polytunnels, optional extras on other kits and widths

TIMBER DOORS
All doors are manufactured using tannalised timber.

We supply sufficient polythene to cover the doors chosen for your polytunnel kit. We can also supply shade netting for your doors as shown here

customer polytunnels 10 x 20 14 x 24Standard Door – Two door widths are  offered, 2’9″ x 6’3”, and 4’0″  x 6’3″.  The door has a horizontal wooden brace, and comes supplied with brass hinges and wood screws. The main timber used is 2” x 2” [0.05m x 0.05m]

 

 

 

five star polytunnels stable door malvern show clear polytheneStable Door –  Each door is 3’0” x  3’0” with a diagonal 2” x 1” brace, and is supplied with brass hinges and wood screws. Two doors are supplied to complete the set.

 

 

 

 

sliding door five star polytunnels top gear doorSliding door  –  Two door widths are offered, 4’0” x 6’3”, and 5’0″ x 6’3″. An 8’0” length of timber is attached to an 8’0” sliding gear and included with the door, so ready for assembly. These are very useful if space is an issue

 

 

Standard Vent Door – Two door widths are  offered, 2’9″ x 6’3”, and 4’0″  x 6’3″.  The Standard part of the door has a horizontal wooden brace, and comes supplied with brass hinges and wood screws. The main timber used is 2” x 2” [0.05m x 0.05m].The vent door is fixed with hinges to the inside of the upper half  of the standard door, and drops down vertically to the lower part of the standard door. The Vent door and the bottom half of the standard door are covered in polythene. The upper half of the standard door is covered in shade netting. These are great as a choice for each season