Cedar Bird Feeder

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Project by Chuck posted 02-10-2012 09:17 PM 2850 views 4 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I recently got a copy of a drawing my grandfather made for a bird feeder in 1977. Grandpa had planned to sell kits and copies of the plans, but being 1977 it wasn’t as easy as it would be now. My parents still use a feeder very similar to this design that grandpa built in 1977.

It was a lot of fun to build using grandpa’s plans and it is very clear where I get my tendency to over engineer/ over design things from.

I can only hope that my feeder is still in use 35 years later.

-- Chuck,

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#1 posted 02-12-2012 02:46 AM

Very nice work, I’m sure the birds will love it!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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