Ok.. all this talk about DIY feeder. Wanna see my 3500.00 feeder? OWCH

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by mikenandrea, Sep 21, 2009.

  1. mikenandrea

    mikenandrea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 1, 2009
    Douglas, GA
    Oh my goodness.. Let me tell ya.. I had a horrible day yesterday trying to make one of these. ended up costing me approx. 3500.00 which includes cost to the ER.. If you wanna see the "FINISHED" feeder that my husband finished when we got home and read my story, you can read the FULL story on my blog.. PHOTOS ARE INCLUDED!! http://andreanelsondesigns.blogspot.com/2009/09/oooooooooowch.html
  2. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Thank your lucky whatevers, because you are sooooo lucky. [​IMG]
  3. babymakes6

    babymakes6 Gifted

    Feb 24, 2009
    far west Ohio
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    God must have had his hand on your eye! I hope it heals well.
  4. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

    Aug 29, 2008
    Hogansville, Georgia
    I was a medic for 9 years and I still said ouch when I looked at that pic. Thank goodness it didnt get your eye! Just wait until the black eye starts lol. Really glad your ok and heres a ((HUG))....boy if only those chickens realized what you went through for them.
  5. trilyn

    trilyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
    Oh my goodness-Thank God you're okay!! Next time use a hacksaw, less possibility of injury!! lol I'm praying that your scars will be minimal, thank God you didn't lose an eye! [​IMG]
  6. starforever61

    starforever61 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 1, 2009
    OUCH! I hope the scar isn't too bad...my brother just got a bike handle brake stuck in his side! That was a huge bill...I'm glad it didn't get your eye! [​IMG]
  7. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    Oh wow! How lucky can you get??!! You came so close to losing your eye! I am so glad you are ok. Maybe next time you need something built you can just wink at hubby with your right eye and say, remember last time??!! [​IMG]
  8. mikenandrea

    mikenandrea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 1, 2009
    Douglas, GA
    Quote:LMBO!!! Hey, I like this comment!!

    Thanks guys! I love all the support I get from this board! Just like an extended family!
    Hey but really!! At least the feeder works.. LOL!! [​IMG]
  9. NancyDz

    NancyDz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2008
    Dutch Flat, CA
    Wow! You are so lucky! It sure looks better in the after pictures!

    Hope your chickies enjoy that feeder and you heal up good as new!

  10. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    S.E Ind
    OMG.....that's unbelievable! You're soooo lucky that could've been so much worse! Thank God you're okay. [​IMG]

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