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Gilbertson Trap

Gilbertston trap photo
The Gilbertson trap, designed by Steve Gilbertson

Because of cylindrical shape of the Gilbertson nestbox, it is difficult to install traps like the VanErt and Huber trap, so Steve designed a special clip on trap.

Note: These images were scanned from Dorene Scriven’s book, Bluebird Trails – A Guide To Success, and uploaded from the former website The Bluebird Box with permission.  Gilbertson Trap drawing from Scriven's book

GIlbertson nestbox plan from Scriven's bookGilbertson Trap drawing from Scriven's book


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