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Project by Rustic posted 08-11-2008 01:51 AM 958 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some birdhouses that I made 4 years ago

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 08-11-2008 11:12 AM

I thought I saw tin when I looked in the holes of the first picture!
You surprised me.
Nice.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#2 posted 08-11-2008 01:34 PM

you are correct I used a coffee can

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#3 posted 08-11-2008 02:07 PM

Nice work Rick !! , my father used to build birdhouses and now i find myself building them . They can be addicting

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

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#4 posted 08-11-2008 03:25 PM

Thanks and they are addicting I have numerous books on building birdhouses

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#5 posted 08-11-2008 04:03 PM

I have never constructed a bird house but after seeing your pictures using coffee can I am tempted to make one. Very nice.
Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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#6 posted 08-11-2008 05:56 PM

the front and back are 4 1/2” x4 1/2 and the tops are 9 inches long and 6 inches wide on one side and 5 3/4 on the other and the dowel is 9 1/2 inches long

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#7 posted 08-11-2008 10:44 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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