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Project by Tbowen posted 05-01-2013 10:55 PM 3524 views 12 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i dont think any birds will get in this but it is a conversation piece :) i made it out of pine very easy and very fun to make… it would look good in a garden tho :)

-- don't out smart your common sense

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#1 posted 05-01-2013 11:51 PM

This is slick. Don’t be surprised when birds move in, they aren’t real picky about where they park. Nice project, this would be good to do with my grandchildren.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#2 posted 05-02-2013 04:16 AM

Cool idea, do you mind if I make one.

-- 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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#3 posted 05-02-2013 11:34 AM

I think you’ll have house guests before you know it!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#4 posted 05-02-2013 03:51 PM

Yes :-) go ahead I don’t mind … It’s a very fun project

-- don't out smart your common sense

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#5 posted 05-02-2013 03:53 PM

It looks like it be a lot of fun to make. It looks good.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#6 posted 05-02-2013 04:11 PM

If you do make one… Cut the tops off the can …. That will give the birds more room to get in

-- don't out smart your common sense

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#7 posted 05-02-2013 06:14 PM

I think I’ll get started gathering materials tonight. I’ll start by emptying some beer cans. If said beer happens to make its way to my stomach, so be it.

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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#8 posted 05-02-2013 06:21 PM

If I were a bird I’d be all over that thing. :) It would be party time at my house.

-- Ray Arnold, Mesa Az. I cant see the forest, the trees are in the way.There coming out of the woodwork.

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#9 posted 05-03-2013 04:48 PM

Cool birdhouse and recycle of beer cans. I’m sure they will love it. Looks good in every yard and garden.

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#10 posted 06-06-2013 12:05 PM

Hey that’s slick and really clever, when winter comes and the birds are gone, you only have to dump the beer cans and put new ones, no cleaning needed! Brilliant! This will be in my to-do list ;)

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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