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by V & B's Michigan PM's
Fri May 25, 2012 12:42 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: 24 busy Bo 11,s in Iowa
Replies: 6
Views: 3549

Beautiful, nice setup! we like the bo 11 also!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Fri May 25, 2012 12:24 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: STILL HOPING IN MICHIGAN!
Replies: 4
Views: 1766

Thanks Tangula for the positive note! we've been trying for 3 years now, had a few visitors, but no takers! Theres three colonys in town and the number of martins fluxuate, but never seen to grow to overflowing! just waiting for their no vacancy sign to go up! lol -Brian
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 24, 2012 2:07 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: STILL HOPING IN MICHIGAN!
Replies: 4
Views: 1766

STILL HOPING IN MICHIGAN!

HI ALL! REALLY IMPRESSED WITH ALL THE MARTIN BUZZ! NESTING IS BEEN GOING ON FOR ABOUT A WEEK NOW IN NORTHERN MICHIGAN! VAL AND I HAVE HAD HER SIGHT READY! WITH MARTINS A CITY BLOCK AWAY WERE FINGERS CROSSED.. MY HOUSE HAS ZIP! OUR CAMP T-14 ...ZIP. BUT THE HEATH HOUSE HAS TS! WE SEE MARTINS EVERY MO...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Sat Feb 11, 2012 3:31 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: A few more today
Replies: 4
Views: 1865

Very nice setup! just wondering where you got your gourd rack plans! we like it!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: John Deere Gourd
Replies: 4
Views: 1886

Sweet!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:37 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: How do I check my Clinger entrances
Replies: 9
Views: 3954

1 and 3/16 is 1.1875 in decimal. Cresent height!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:31 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: How do I check my Clinger entrances
Replies: 9
Views: 3954

My clingers are 1.200 to 1.205 in height
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Fri Dec 23, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Repeater Trap Questions - late winter/early spring trapping
Replies: 10
Views: 3463

Traps

Tom, we had great luck with a repeating trap-plans off of u tube. works excellent!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Mon Dec 12, 2011 8:30 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Bob Buska's North Star
Replies: 37
Views: 19793

Very sharp Dave! Was wondering where ya got your cresent plates? The northstar is one of our winter projects also! - Brian & Val
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Still Hoping
Replies: 6
Views: 2167

Yes I would have to say Brian did an awesome job...he's gettin the building down to a science now....lol...he wants to keep building them...I told him once we get some PM's then we can put up another T-14...or Gourds if thats what they prefer... I really enjoy going to the couple places in town when...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 1:07 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: A little off topic humor...
Replies: 7
Views: 2768

Very Cute.... :lol:
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 11:13 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Still Hoping
Replies: 6
Views: 2167

Sorry bout the trap house pic....i rotated it before posting but it didnt wanna come up that way when i posted it. And for those that are wondering Brian built the T-14 as well. I don't know if anyone remembers me saying that I was gonna buy a table saw to keep him busy...well, I did and he's alread...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 11:05 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Our colony of 250 cavities
Replies: 22
Views: 8197

Very NICE Emil....maybe someday I can have that many...Gotta get first pair though!
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 10:55 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Still Hoping
Replies: 6
Views: 2167

Still Hoping

This is our set up....We are the only ones in the area that offer Clinger and SREH openings for the Martins... Still hoping for our first pair. I have been getting up at 5am to play the Dawnsong with no luck yet. There is a colony about 1/2 block away that by all rights shouldn't even have any. His ...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 10:20 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: State of my Purple Martins and live nestcam videos
Replies: 9
Views: 3440

Thanks for posting the cams....they are awesome to watch....we are still waiting for our first pair...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu May 19, 2011 10:18 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Now three (3) Live Video Nestcams on the Internet
Replies: 3
Views: 1249

This is awesome to watch thanks for posting the cams...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu Apr 28, 2011 11:07 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: UPDATE ON STEVE KROENKE
Replies: 25
Views: 9338

Glad to hear that he has things back up....prayin that there isnt anymoe martins lost...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu Apr 28, 2011 11:05 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Picture and video
Replies: 1
Views: 1041

Great Pic! Hoping to see the same here as well.
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Steve Kroenke Colony Hit With Tornado
Replies: 61
Views: 22426

Glad to hear Steve and Bob are okay....So sorry to hear about the Martins....
Wishing we lived closer to lend a hand...Prayers go out to you all...
by V & B's Michigan PM's
Thu Apr 14, 2011 8:25 am
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: another starling bites the dust!
Replies: 1
Views: 980

Tell your Hubby gratz on the kills....i wish i could use a shotgun in town but i dont think my neighbors would be too happy...lol...so i will just have to stick with my .177 pellet gun...lol...good luck with keeping the starlings and sparrows away...