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Haidyn's Crib #5 - Final Assembly

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Blog entry by ND2ELK posted 1542 days ago 6681 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The crib is completely assembled by using connector bolts, cap nuts and cross dowels. I used the drill press as much as possible for drilling the needed holes in the smaller pieces. For the bigger assemblies, I had to make a set of jigs with drill bushings.

I need to make the guard rail for the toddler bed and the bed rails with slats for the full size bed yet. This will be done after I get more wood for the 6 drawer chest. I am going to wait to finish the crib until after I get the chest done. Next I will show what the toddler bed, day bed and full size bed looks like together.

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1542 days ago

WOW Tom I new it was going to be good but this looks it’s made for a king. Fantastic crib. Beautiful design and build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Rj

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#2 posted 1542 days ago

Tom you did such a Great job you should be very proud!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Beginningwoodworker

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#3 posted 1542 days ago

Thats a beautiful crib.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Dave Price

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#4 posted 1542 days ago

thats a very very nice crib i second what Jim said

-- Dave Price , Roswell New Mexico

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#5 posted 1542 days ago

Looks incredible!! Very nice work!

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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kosta

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#6 posted 1542 days ago

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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559dustdesigns

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#7 posted 1541 days ago

Tom, amazing job I really like the design of this crib. Its going to be a very special gift.

-- Aaron - central California "If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?"

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sedcokid

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#8 posted 1541 days ago

Tom, what an amazing job! Good Work!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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HokieMojo

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#9 posted 1541 days ago

you should be proud for many reasons.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 1540 days ago

Hi Tom;

The word that comes to mind is superb.

A really beautiful project.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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#11 posted 1532 days ago

Awesome crib Tom!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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Roz

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#12 posted 1493 days ago

Fit for a King! Beautiful.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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