Garden Ornament and Bird Feeder




Introduction: Garden Ornament and Bird Feeder

I wanted to make a garden sculpture/bird feeder out of discarded materials and at the same time proof to my wife that the junk I collect is really useful.

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Step 1: Bird Feeder Housing

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List of Materials
Copper Pipe
Springs From an old Trampoling
Hard drive Disk Platters
 Copper parts
Copper bolts
Spare Parts
Wire mesh made of copper (Store bought 

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Step 2: Putting It Together

The copper pipe was cleaned and shaped into a crane.
I mainly use my hands and pliers to shape it.(a plumers pipe bending device would be handy)
The pipes were attached and held together with springs.

Step 3: Final

Final Pictures of assembled garden ornament bird house.

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    3 Discussions


    7 years ago on Introduction

    well ya probably couldn't mass market it, but as long as the birds are happy, Good idea-!!


    8 years ago on Introduction

    Cute birdfeeder, nice re-use...

    but what did the wife say? :-)