Slinky bird feeder Materials: Pliers, Slinky, Wire Hanger Stretch a wire hanger around a large pan to make it round. Next at one end, put a slinky. Spin the slinky around until it is over the hanger. Take 1 end of the slinky & with the pliers make a U. Put the U over the top of the hanger. Squeeze the U closed. Then take the other end of the slinky and stretch it around the hanger untill it reaches the top on the other side. Again make a U close Fill the slinky with peanuts.