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CarlieJoe
« on: July 31, 2015 10:27:22 AM »

When I saw this https://thechickenstreet.wordpress.com/2011/10/17/wine-bottle-bird-feeder/, I really wanted to make one! So I did! Everything is reclaimed from the wood pile. We redid the deck and had a lot of scraps lying around.





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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2015 08:56:22 AM »

Awesome - and thanks for sharing the link - I may have to make some too!
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« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2015 01:56:26 PM »

Thank you! Please do and share it! I'd love to see other versions! I used nails, don't do that, though, it's pretty instabile. I will add screws for the safety of bird's heads...
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2015 02:28:07 AM »

I was just talking to DH about making these for Christmas presents - no worries, he does renovations and would only use nails for finishing.  I just love that you reused scrap wood and a bottle for it too!
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2015 08:46:17 AM »

Simple, but elegant design, and it's great that you were able to recycle scraps of wood to make it.

We don't put out birdfeeders anymore, but when we did, the raccoons, squirrels, chipmunks, and even deer, ate more of the seed than the birds did!
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