Woodworking is for the birds !

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Project by Randy M. posted 12-17-2016 01:37 AM 917 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Used some pieces of 12×8 that was .75” thick to cut all pieces from pressure treated wood. Then cut my sides,roof front and back of the box , the front was cut last and screws were used to allow for box to open downward with little larger holes. I also used some hinges on the back to allow for cleaning out of each box as needed.
I used all deck screws and treated with thompsons when done with little stain.

Hopefully there will be some happy birds in the spring !! Most of these were made for others for Christmas. The

-- Do it with your heart in it.........

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#1 posted 12-17-2016 01:57 AM

Really cool. I like them, and I bet the birds will also.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#2 posted 12-17-2016 06:20 PM

I like your houses.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 12-17-2016 11:42 PM

Great looking set of birdhouses—I’ll bet the birds will love them!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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