Bird Feeder

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Project by Deela40 posted 1585 days ago 1139 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I found an piece of oak that I think was and old ironing board based on the shape. My wife wanted a bird house to put on the light pole outside that she could see from the kitchen and this is what I ended up with. Let me know what you think.

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#1 posted 1585 days ago

Nice! I’m sure your feathered friends will appreciate it!

-- Dean

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#2 posted 1585 days ago

looks pretty good, whats all that white stuff?

-- David South FLorida

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#3 posted 1585 days ago

Looks like you have a lot of happy feathered friends. Nice job.

-- John @

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#4 posted 1585 days ago

Great Lookin Feeder

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#5 posted 1584 days ago

What we think doesn’t matter, its what those in the 1st picture think that counts. It looks to me like you get a A+ .

-- RTB. stray animals are just looking for love

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#6 posted 1584 days ago

Nice feeder.The open style attracts a lot of different birds.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#7 posted 1584 days ago

Nice job. I have been wanting to make a feeder that is visible from our kitchen as well. Thanks for the motivation.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#8 posted 1584 days ago

Looks like the Jays and Cardinals are already feasting out…......nice looking feeder…....I need to make a couple and you’ve sparked the fire.

Great job.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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#9 posted 1583 days ago

Looks like the birds are enjoying the feeder and they are fun to watch while they are at their task – your wife will enjoy watching them from her window.

-- "Have you hugged your pet today?" ---------- Larry

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#10 posted 1583 days ago

Thanks everyone for the comments.

The birds seem to really like it (and my wife does too). It certainly is nice to see some life during the winter time. We have gotten a large variety so far. Before it got colder, we even had a few Orioles come and eat. Prior to that, I had only seen them from very far away so that was quite a treat. When I was making it, I thought the base was way too big, but I think the bird enjoy it as they can get right in there and eat.

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