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Extreme Birdhouse # 180

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Project by john posted 07-18-2011 05:14 PM 1524 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone , This is a replica of a bungalow that i was commissioned to do .
It has 10 rooms and is made from white cedar .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866





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devann

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#1 posted 07-18-2011 07:20 PM

I like the you you replicate the windows and doors on your birdhouses John. I assume that they are the removable parts so you can clean out the rooms?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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john

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#2 posted 07-18-2011 08:19 PM

Thanks Darrell ! To clean this all you have to do is lift the house off and pull the best from the bottom . The house weighs about 50 lbs plus the base .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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Paul

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#3 posted 07-18-2011 09:46 PM

I like it but what kind of post would you use to support it?

-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.

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#4 posted 07-18-2011 09:50 PM

NO swimming pool and double glazing very poor. But I would say in fact this is for the birds maybe too good for them but a lovely budgie palace. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#5 posted 07-18-2011 09:56 PM

Thanks Paul and Alistair ! I mount these on a single pole . This house is around 70 lbs so a 8” diameter pole is perfect for this size . It will be mounted about 8 ft off the ground.

Here is a example of a 500 lb birdhouse on a single post .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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#6 posted 07-19-2011 01:37 AM

Wow very nice, I’m moving in!

-- "I'm a lumbrjock and I'm OK..."

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john

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#7 posted 07-19-2011 03:28 AM

Thank you Sawtooth !!

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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#8 posted 07-19-2011 03:49 AM

good one John … great design

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#9 posted 07-19-2011 11:14 AM

Amazing as always, you must have an assembly line on how quick you make these monsters! Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#10 posted 07-21-2011 03:31 PM

Thanks Ken !
Sometmes i will build 5 houses at once if i have the space ;-)

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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