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Simple bird suet feeder

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Project by Rockbuster posted 523 days ago 1777 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just find yourself a 3” log or limb, cut it about 12” long and take a 1&1/2” forstner bit and drill some 1&1/2’ deep holes, add an eye hook hanger, and pack some suet in the holes, the rougher the bark, the better, the birds will love you, especially the woodpeckers. My grand daughter is my model.

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.





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woodshaver

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#1 posted 523 days ago

Don, Your granddaughter is very cute and has a really nice smile. Oh! And nice job on the suet feeder.

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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cajunpen

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#2 posted 523 days ago

Great idea and you have a lovely Granddaughter – looks to about the same age as my oldest 14.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Skylark53

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#3 posted 523 days ago

Good project. Nice job.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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Jeffery Mullen

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#4 posted 523 days ago

Way to go ! the birds will love ya. What a sweet granddaughter you have holding your project up for you.

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DeLayne Peck

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#5 posted 522 days ago

OK, the birds are covered. Now, start teaching that grand-daughter woodworking. My grand-daddy did 56 years ago and I love him to this day for it.

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. I think of my shop as Fritter City. I am the Mayor.

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#6 posted 520 days ago

Very cool suet feeder! Great to see grand daughter spending quality time with grand pa. Way to go!

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SquintyPolock

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#7 posted 517 days ago

Pretty sweet! Are the birds enjoying it?

-- It's all in a day's work...

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