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Project by john posted 08-30-2013 01:05 PM 1568 views 2 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone , Here are a few pics of my newest Extreme Birdhouse .This mansion has 33 rooms and weighs about 400 lbs . It is made from 120 year old reclaimed barn wood . It is 5 1/2 ft wide x 4 1/2 ft tall.

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





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 08-30-2013 01:23 PM

This is another beautiful birdhouse. Amazing. Did you ever think of making custom doll houses?

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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john

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#2 posted 08-30-2013 01:26 PM

Thanks Dave ! Yes I have 3 granddaughters so the thought of dollhouses comes up all the time :-) I just have to find the proper wood .

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

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#3 posted 08-30-2013 01:33 PM

Really nice John. I had not seen one posted in a while.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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wiswood2

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#4 posted 08-30-2013 01:47 PM

Hi John, That one must have taken a while to build. Nice job.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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#5 posted 08-30-2013 03:34 PM

Very impressive John! I hope my starter house turns out half that good! :)

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#6 posted 08-30-2013 03:52 PM

You definately keep your birds happy.

-- MonkeyMonk

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#7 posted 08-30-2013 04:09 PM

Another fine birdhouse, John. Congratulations. It really looks good.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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Lee A. Jesberger

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#8 posted 08-30-2013 05:08 PM

Hi John,

Nice job.

It probably wouldn’t weigh so much if you got rid of the wagon. lol

LEe

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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Northwest29

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#9 posted 08-30-2013 05:50 PM

Your creations are always creatively amazing and very well crafted. Darn good thing you have some HD equipment to move those bird hotels around -

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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Diggerjacks

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#10 posted 08-30-2013 05:53 PM

Hello John

Another extreme birdhouse and another very fantastic and very creative project

Thanks a lot to sharing your work and passion with us
You are a god for the birds

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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john

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#11 posted 08-30-2013 10:57 PM

Thanks again everyone !

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

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#12 posted 08-30-2013 11:41 PM

That is stinkin amazing!!!!

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john

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#13 posted 08-31-2013 12:46 AM

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#14 posted 08-31-2013 01:16 AM

As always, great job man.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#15 posted 08-31-2013 05:51 PM

John, you work is amazing! I really look forward to seeing what you will come up with next. Great job!

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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