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« Reply #20 on: May 20, 2014 11:17:03 PM »

Of course now we all need one of these of our favorite castles!

I'd like a Tower of Flints bird feeder, please.   Wink

Haha yes and I would like castle black from game of thrones and the German Disney castle and.. And.. And..and
Well done great job! An amazing effort.
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« Reply #21 on: May 21, 2014 04:12:12 AM »

Oh my glob, this is a bird feeding masterpiece!
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« Reply #22 on: May 21, 2014 06:05:20 AM »

Wulf, this is just exceptional! Totally amazing and your skills are top notch. Any harry potter fan would love this and I think you did amazingly on the details.
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« Reply #23 on: May 21, 2014 12:34:16 PM »

Flabbergasted...  I can't describe it any better!!!

You rock Wulf! I thought you rock before this castle, what is better than that  Huh
Fantastisch, geweldig, ongelofelijk, gaaf!!! So I just comment it in Dutch  Grin

Thanks for the details and the description.   Cheesy
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« Reply #24 on: May 21, 2014 02:43:03 PM »

What a fun and completely insane project. But once you have a vision, it is hard to stop.

You are SO right about that! Almost from the moment I had the original idea, I thought "This is going to get out of hand." And it did. And I'm glad.

I didn't think it was that heavy, in fact I was pleased that I'd managed to keep the weight down. Then when I got it to the post office, the scale said 4.92 kg. Yikes! That and the dimensions (even with the top bit lopped off) made it expensive to mail. But I knew it would be, and I kept going anyway!  Cheesy

Sorry, Jenn, one of the items on my list of things I intended to do but ran out of time for, was a pole-mounting plate. So I'm afraid you'll have to add it yourself. I'll put together a PM of instructions/suggestions for it.

Glad everyone liked it, and thanks for the Potterish bird puns. Always appreciated! And you all got me thinking of additional castles to make. Gormenghast would have to be at the top of the list, of course. I'll get right on it.

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« Reply #25 on: May 21, 2014 06:48:51 PM »

Amazing, Wulf! I'm so very impressed! (And jealous :-))

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« Reply #26 on: May 21, 2014 07:38:57 PM »

holy crap. wow
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« Reply #27 on: May 22, 2014 06:34:23 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured Project. Smiley
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« Reply #28 on: May 22, 2014 07:12:55 AM »

 I am one of the speechless. Wow. Just WOW!!!!!!!!
 Of course, this rocks!!!!
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« Reply #29 on: May 22, 2014 07:35:00 AM »

Oh I'd love to see your rendition of Gormenghast. Congrats on being featured! You're project and mine are in the same "Featured Projects" set which is utterly thrilling. I'm trying to brainstorm a mounting plate that will allow the feeder to be easily removed from the post and yet secure. I need to put on my tinkerer's hat and take off my crafty hat for a bit I think.
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