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Grandson's Crib

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Project by Michael (Pete) Brunson posted 05-04-2009 02:37 AM 5652 views 50 times favorited 46 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter wanted an eliptical crib. She had the mattress made and I built the crib around it. I couldn’t find any plans so I designed and built it myself. She seems happy with it. The mattress is adjustable and everything complies with the codes. This is my first grandchild and it was a labor of love. I made a dresser and another piece that will serve as a changing table. This is the first time that I have posted any of my work, hope someone likes it.

-- Pete, Montgomery, TX., email: mwbrunson@consolidated.net





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-04-2009 02:45 AM

Hey Ed
wow wow wow wow wow This is the Rolls Royce of cribs. So fantastic wonderful work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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robbi

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#2 posted 05-04-2009 02:51 AM

Beautiful, post more!!

-- robbi-Yadahooty!

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hrvoje

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#3 posted 05-04-2009 02:52 AM

good work..fresh

-- hrvoje

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woodworm

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#4 posted 05-04-2009 02:53 AM

This is very nice design and shape one.
Beautiful and rare!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Christopher

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#5 posted 05-04-2009 03:01 AM

This is incredible!

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Les Hastings

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#6 posted 05-04-2009 03:01 AM

Fantastic looking crib Ed, awesome job! Welcome to lumberjocks, glad you could join us. Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

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

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Don K.

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#7 posted 05-04-2009 03:02 AM

Give us more, more , more….if thats the first post of a project you have made…..I want to see more. VERY NICE !!!!!

-- Don S.E. OK

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Durnik150

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#8 posted 05-04-2009 03:04 AM

Absolutely wonderful! Your grandbaby is lucky to have you as their Granddad.

Well done!

-- Behind the Bark is a lot of Heartwood----Charles, Centennial, CO

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Greg Wurst

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#9 posted 05-04-2009 03:13 AM

That’s one beautiful crib!

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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cabinetmaster

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#10 posted 05-04-2009 03:17 AM

What a wonderful looking Crib. You did a tremendous job on it. WOW is not enough…................LOL
I agree that we need to see more from your workshop.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Bruce

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#11 posted 05-04-2009 03:20 AM

i am humbled. if that is cherry wood, i don’t know that i coulda brought myself to paint it black. but, it is beautiful!

-- I think of Jack Nicholson as the Joker in Batman when he says "Where does he get those wonderful toys" and ask WHERE DO U GUYS GET ALL THAT WONDERFUL WOOD?

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Rj

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#12 posted 05-04-2009 03:21 AM

Now thats a crib ! You could sell these for big bucks .

Great Job!

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

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Jay

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#13 posted 05-04-2009 03:24 AM

Wow, thats amazing. Great job, Welcome to LumberJocks. :-)

-- GO CUBS GO!!!!

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FlWoodRat

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#14 posted 05-04-2009 03:27 AM

Can I place an order for delivery prior to 10/19/09? Your work is AWESOME.

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning....

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#15 posted 05-04-2009 03:41 AM

Very Special! A cut above! I look forward to seeing more.

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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