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Project by PaulWillmore posted 151 days ago 1145 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My Father wanted a bird table for a birthday gift. so i got some pallets and made him one, apart from the posts all the timber is from pallets.

-- Paul Willmore, Southampton, uk, not sure what to write :)





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 151 days ago

That project looks great in your garden. Well done.

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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WebErika

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#2 posted 151 days ago

Great project! Love your workshop :)

-- Have a happy day!

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luv2learn

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#3 posted 151 days ago

What a great design, I am sure the birds will love it.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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LesB

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#4 posted 151 days ago

I’m sure your father is pleased and it was a good way to recycle those pallets.

I see one thing that may become a problem. Is there any way for rain water to drain off the “deck.” Besides the exposed deck the roof is draining onto the deck. The water will go through the any spaces in the deck boards until they fill with bird seed and become plugged. Then you may have a bird bath. LOL

-- Les B, Oregon

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mariva57

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#5 posted 151 days ago

You made good use wooden pallets, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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PaulWillmore

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#6 posted 151 days ago

Thanks for the comments, to answer about the rain I have drilled 4 holes in the edge

-- Paul Willmore, Southampton, uk, not sure what to write :)

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robscastle

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#7 posted 151 days ago

Nice work Paul

What’s with building it in the lounge room are you single?
Reminds me of many years ago in my youth I pulled my motorcycle engine apart in a rental lounge room!!

-- Regards Robert

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PaulWillmore

32 posts in 185 days


#8 posted 151 days ago

its not the lounge, its an old sofa, i have an extension on the back of the house which is slowly changing into a workshop. but i havent got a garage or a shed big enough, so i am using the space i have.

-- Paul Willmore, Southampton, uk, not sure what to write :)

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JoeinGa

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#9 posted 151 days ago

ah-HA!
bird TABLE = bird FEEDER! I see now! Nice spot for the birds to come visit.

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

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