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Bird feeder #2

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Project by Tag84 posted 03-17-2013 03:34 AM 1767 views 8 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this birdfeeder for a client.
I made it with scraps different hardwoods/oak laying around in the shop.
She wanted a water tray aswell, and something she could clean easily.
I choose a tupperware tray, i think it would hold up well during the next winter.
She also wanted a spot for a peanutbutter jar. ( under the roof )
It’s still a suprise and i hope she likes it :)

outdoor pictures.;

-- -Thomas -





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CampD

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#1 posted 03-17-2013 12:50 PM

Wow, that is something new and unique.
Nice.

-- Doug...

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#2 posted 03-17-2013 01:35 PM

That’s a fancy feeder. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 03-17-2013 04:11 PM

If Frank Lloyd Wright had any interest in designing bird feeders, this one would be in his back yard. A superb design and build.
gene

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#4 posted 03-17-2013 04:22 PM

very sharp

-- greg indiana

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#5 posted 03-17-2013 04:40 PM

Like I said “clever guy!” LOL Hope you thought about squirrls and cats? I don’t feed the birds anymore as my cats are too good at hunting.

You have an excellent eye for design.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Tag84

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#6 posted 03-17-2013 05:17 PM

Thanks for the nice comments everyone! Thomas The lady lives in the outskirts of Amsterdam, with appartments around i’m not 100% sure, but i think it’s squirl safe :) And she has no cats (jet) :)

-- -Thomas -

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#7 posted 03-17-2013 05:18 PM

That’s really cool. I admire your creativity. That’s something to be very proud of.

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#8 posted 03-17-2013 06:45 PM

Bird seed, peanut butter, suet and water: sounds like a gourmet dining establishment for your client’s avian friends! Nice job!!

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#9 posted 03-17-2013 08:00 PM

looks like a bird spa… very nice!

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#10 posted 03-17-2013 09:19 PM

Nice job. That is what I thought too, bird spa ;-) bath house and restaurant!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#11 posted 03-18-2013 12:51 AM

I love that! The design, the execution..well done!

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#12 posted 03-18-2013 04:12 PM

Another great project. You have great imaginagion and design skills. I love this bird palace.

It won’t be squirrel safe though. I can tell you that from feeding birds myself. They climb wood easily.

You may want to think about a way to anchor it to the ground. I think high wind or a squirrel on one end may tip it over.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#13 posted 03-18-2013 09:07 PM

she’s a real beaut love it.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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Tag84

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#14 posted 03-18-2013 11:49 PM

Thank you so much again! The lady is really happy with it.

-- -Thomas -

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#15 posted 03-20-2013 02:55 PM

Wonderful bird feeder, very creative way of spoiling the birds. Like it. Well done!

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