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Crossville, TN, USA
Chickadees, Nuthatches & Titmice
Female White-breasted Nuthatch gets a peanut
Nice shot Bob! I love the feeder. Did you make it yourself?
Yes, it’s lots cheaper to make one’s own tray feeders. The hardest part is searching in the woods for straight branches of the right diameter. After that I screw four pieces together into a rectangle, then staple window screen fabric to the bottom for good drainage.
Then I figure a way to mount it, depending on whether I’ll hang it, or put it atop a post.
Wow, you’re so creative! I’ll have to go look in the woods and see if I can find any straight ones. I did recently clip out a bunch of saplings. Maybe I can have my husband cut of of those up for me with mitered corners to nail together. I have plenty of screen. Thanks for the tips!!
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