|Project by Chris Davis||posted 06-18-2015 10:30 PM||1127 views||2 times favorited||7 comments|
This is a murphy wall bed that I call the Smithsonian. The first one I built like this was for the Smiths, hence the SMITHsonian name. This is one that I make the desk disappear into the face of the murphy bed. I actually modify the Create-a-bed building instructions for the inner frame to house the folded desk and Modify the face as well.
The first one took a while to make sure the desk was level. There are a lot a variables that effected other parts and measurements.
This one was built in Maple and was finished out by the customer. It was finished in March 2015. Another variation that I did on this one was to use the Deluxe leg from Create-a-bed. This elimiated the normal leg blocks I normally put on that fluted edge. See old Smithsonian Murphy Bed.
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