1. What is a "NO/NO" Bird Feeder?
It is a totally new concept in bird feeder construction. The feeder
is so unique and functional that it is patented. It is an all steel
collapsible wire basket.
2. Why do you call it a "NO/NO" Bird Feeder?
The "NO/NO" name is telling you that there is no wood
and no plastic in the construction of the feeder.
3. What kind of bird feed is recommended
for use with the "NO/NO" Bird Feeder?
The hole size in the wire mesh is designed to hold black oil sunflower
seeds, the most popular feed for wild birds. Mixtures of black oil
sunflower seeds, stripped sunflower seeds, safflower seeds, and
peanut pieces can be added as well.
4. What kind of birds eat from the "NO/NO" Bird Feeder?
You will have all of the different finches, all the different woodpeckers,
chickadees, nuthatches, cardinals, and many others. You will have
a wider variety of birds eating from this feeder than from any other
you could buy. You usually will see perching birds and clinging
birds, and even those that eat upside down.
5. Where are black oil sunflower seeds available?
Black oil sunflower seeds are available at any outlet that sells
bird seed, as it is the most common, popular, and most affordable
of all the different types of bird feed choices. It is best to feed
only one kind of feed in the feeder so the birds cannot sort seeds.
6. How much seed does the "NO/NO" Bird Feeder hold?
It will hold over 2.5 pounds of black oil sunflower seeds. The Hourglass
"NO/NO" Bird Feeder holds nearly 6 pounds.
7. Where do you hang the feeder?
Birds prefer feeders to be hung close to trees and shrubs so that
they have an escape route from predators. You will want to hang
it where it is easy to re-fill and yuo are able to watch the bird.
8. What material is the bird feeder made from?
It is all steel, and zinc plated for rust protection. Some models
are available with bright, durable powerder coated paint, some have
a Copper Clad plating and roof or perch extensions.
9. How long should feeders last?
Under normal weather conditions it should last indefinitely.
10. Will squirrels be able to eat feed from it?
Yes they can, but they should not be able to damage it.