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by Anthony Neira
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Still doing "Tale of tape" Egg detection !
Replies: 4
Views: 1296

Still doing "Tale of tape" Egg detection !

Yup. I'm Still doing the "Tale of the Tape" Egg Detection, where I place an inch + X 1/2" piece of painters tape way above the PMs entrance to let me know AT A GLANCE as to which homes have eggs, & I'm STILL doing "Runt Rescue " ( as noted elsewhere) with Much success !! :grin: Best of luck everyone...
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Help with runt
Replies: 3
Views: 1309

Re: Help with runt

Hi, YES ! I do what I call "Runt Rescue", I'll take a runt that is WAY Smaller than the others, & "Trans Plant" it in another nest that has 1 to 3 the same size, I KNOW THEY ARE NOT THE SAME AGE ( :grin: :???: ) BUT since the runt is UNDEVELOPED , that has not stop it from growing up the same size a...
by Anthony Neira
Thu May 31, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: No more gourds for me
Replies: 20
Views: 10600

Re: No more gourds for me

Hey, Otee977, Glad you've decided to keep the gourds :grin: , Just curious, how are they vented ? pre-nested ?
any way, best of luck to you next season ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Still just one pair!
Replies: 20
Views: 5935

Re: Still just one pair!

Hang in There ! Sharon, it was a good sign that you saw others & that they went in the gourds ! You'll NEVER know, it might just take one crazy SY to make things happen, or at least shake things up ! time is on your side ! :grin: Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: BO-STACKER from S&K
Replies: 22
Views: 7086

Re: BO-STACKER from S&K

Finally !! :grin: Saw a pic of it online !! BRILLIANT !! 8) :lol:
So simple a Cave Man could have come up with IT !
THAT'S WHY I DIDN'T :???: :oops: :wink: :lol:
Just remove the neck & replace with round plate with grove & mounting Holes !! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Scout Report Sign in,Thanks anyway....
Replies: 12
Views: 5407

Re: Scout Report Sign in, WHAT A MESS !!

Thanks everyone, no such luck, If someone wants to, they can put in that a ASY Male showed up at 9:15 am, 2/15, at 1119 Kirk Pl. San Antonio, Tx, 78226. I now have 3 ASY Males this morning, Thanks again for trying, Better luck next yr., Anthony :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Scout Report Sign in,Thanks anyway....
Replies: 12
Views: 5407

Scout Report Sign in,Thanks anyway....

Thanks for trying, PMCA, But, PLEASE make the report sign easier for us older Dinos, I sent off for a password for my email, got one, and OF COURSE it would not be accepted, please send better instructions/working pass words, I really feel like not doing it at all !! Thanks
by Anthony Neira
Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Heath House Modification
Replies: 7
Views: 2650

Re: Heath House Modification

Great Idea ! Kyler , would adding Tunnels make Too Much Room ? :???: :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: New Females
Replies: 10
Views: 2507

Re: New Females

Great Shots, Dale, that bottom one looks "Cool & Breezy" ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: First Pair 2018!
Replies: 5
Views: 1910

Re: First Pair 2018!

Great News ! Congrats Jose !! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: ASY Female Arrived!
Replies: 7
Views: 2375

Re: ASY Female Arrived!

:wink: Ya Can't forget your " Original Colony " Jose ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Heath Gourds
Replies: 13
Views: 3259

Re: Heath Gourds

:shock: WOW !! That's GREAT Work ! Kyler !! :grin:
As a "Dinosaur " my self, that Gourd looks like it can take off & land on another Planet ! ( of Birds of course !! :grin: :wink: )
Very Impressive !!! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: New T-10 Build
Replies: 22
Views: 6449

Re: New T-10 Build

Thanks for posting ! Dale, Great Job & Craftsmanship ! You PMs will be Very Happy Birds ! :grin: Congrats again ! , Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Guord Size
Replies: 18
Views: 5821

Re: Guord Size

Everyone who said to get rid of the small gourds is correct. I'm serious when I say this ( :shock: ) But I Would put them In your garden, in shaded places, They would make Perfect Toad Houses !! REALLY ! Not Kidding !! I love Toads ! I didn't even know myself that there are such things as "Toad Hous...
by Anthony Neira
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Excited for 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 3476

Re: Excited for 2018

:grin: Beautiful !! :grin: Hope you have a GREAT Season !! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Stamped out Trio Doors with Conley11 entrance
Replies: 11
Views: 2978

Re: Stamped out Trio Doors with Conley11 entrance

Dave, what Matt said , is basically what I did in 2017, I converted All of my (Right Now) 8 Trio Houses, Excluder doors ( all 48) to Conley II openins by taking off the pips, & filing the upper corner openings, so I ended up with a slightly wider Conley II . The Excluder IS A GREAT Opening, but afte...
by Anthony Neira
Wed Dec 20, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: no longer use rubber bands in Troyer Gourds
Replies: 17
Views: 6024

Re: no longer use rubber bands in Troyer Gourds

Thanks Ray ! Will Do ! I'll keep a close Eye on the tapes ! , Anthony :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: no longer use rubber bands in Troyer Gourds
Replies: 17
Views: 6024

Re: no longer use rubber bands in Troyer Gourds

Question; I got my 12 Troyer H. Gourds in 2016 for the 2017 season, the PMs loved them ! ( as I !) :grin: I did not see any Black rubber traction strips offered until 2017, as "New". Mine all came with the Traction TAPE Already installed ( they worked great !). So I guess by this post that the Rubbe...
by Anthony Neira
Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: THE MARTINS ARE COMING !!
Replies: 19
Views: 4738

Re: THE MARTINS ARE COMING !!

Tom !! White Mice !! :lol:
Sharon ! Yup, I STILL find it A Little Weird that They'll be in Florida With in the next 2 Weeks !! :shock:
I hope your's invite :grin: more !!!
by Anthony Neira
Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: The fence rows are coming down!
Replies: 16
Views: 4881

Re: The fence rows are coming down!

:grin: YES !! "Good things come....." Congrats Sharon !! :grin: