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#1 posted 06-12-2011 03:06 PM

now the rich affluent birds
want to be fed too

next it will be
guarantied investments

and free medical

might as well through in satellite TV

that is a great eatery john

flight cuisine

have to start mounting
barrels of wine soon

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 06-12-2011 03:23 PM

Nice job john, I would hate to pay to fill it, at $24.00 US. a 50 lb. bag here in wisconsin.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#3 posted 06-12-2011 03:45 PM

Great feeder, hopefully you don’t have to fill it very often.

-- TurnTurnTurn

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#4 posted 06-12-2011 04:26 PM

very nice!

what’s the roof material?

-- >> my shop teacher used to say "do the best at everything you make for your mom because you're going to see it for the rest of your life!" <<

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#5 posted 06-12-2011 04:34 PM

Wow, looks like the bird houses, this will blend right in with them. Does the seed come out through that slit at the bottom or does it come out other places as well?

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#6 posted 06-12-2011 04:48 PM

hi john another great bid great design you would only want to be filling that feeder once a year the bird s around your place must be the happiest birds in the world


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#7 posted 06-12-2011 05:37 PM

Thanks everyone for the nice comments . The roof material is barn master steel . I cut a 3/8” slit on the bottom of the front and back for the seed to come out .

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#8 posted 06-12-2011 05:57 PM

Nice wild life preservation project.

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#9 posted 06-12-2011 06:03 PM

Fantastic! I get a large amount of satisfaction watching my birds at the feeder. Wonderful job.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#10 posted 06-12-2011 06:46 PM

Hello John


I have alot of birds in my garden and three litlle birdhouses

I want to make one like your for the next winter
What weight of this extreme bird feeder ?
Thanks for sharing

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

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#11 posted 06-12-2011 07:01 PM

This meets with the standards you have set for your houses. Very nicely done.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#12 posted 06-12-2011 09:35 PM

Thanks again everyone ! This feeder weighs about 40 lbs empty .

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#13 posted 06-13-2011 12:50 AM

Can I live and eat there, too? Nice bird feeder!

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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#14 posted 06-13-2011 12:59 AM

Hey John;
40 lbs empty? That means 90 lbs when open for business? Your work never ceases to amaze me.

BTW. Thanks for the information you sent me. I’ve already included it in my book. I’ll send you a copy when I finish.
Always good to see your work.

-- John @

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#15 posted 06-13-2011 01:00 AM

Another beauty…..The birds are getting better houses then the rest of us these days….It might pay to get tarred and feathers….and then move in….LOL.

Those feeders are works of art though for sure… get the enjoyment of watching the birds when they are eating….and then the beautiful feeder to enjoy when they are not…..a winner in any book.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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