The MK-6 Control Unit is supplied with a 6 volt alkaline lantern battery, small cone, cutting template, mounting hardware and wind proof spinner. Upgradeable to solar at a modest cost. All plastic used in Control Units is Virgin Polycarbonate with UV inhibitors added (same tough, flexible material that is used in safety glass).
The MK-6 Control Unit have four feed times available with a motor run time of 3, 6, or 9 seconds for each feeding. The unit has a low power circuit and a keyboard lockout switch to prevent accidental changes to programming.