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Nash's Euro Murphy Bed

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Project by Chris Davis posted 05-16-2009 06:01 PM 3405 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Murphy bed that was finished in May 2009. It is our Euro style murphy bed . We made the leg to span all the way across the front and moved it to the top. This gave a better effect of being two doors. The customer suppled the two long chrome pulls. Matching pulls for the doors and drawer front will be added later.

It has a bookcase with a pull out desk/tray. The desk folds out and is supported by the pull out drawer.

Here are some raw video footage:
Hardware

Header

Face to Inner Frame

Nash inner frame

Murphy bed face

Sanding and drilling

Edge sanding

Ripping board after banding

Edge Banding

Cut/Rip

Here are some building pictures:
Parts cut out.
Inner Frame
Cutting holes in the face for the hinge
Verticals awaiting black lqr
All ready for finish

For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. See what we are doing live:

-- Watch live video from our shop. http://wwbeds.com/live.htm





7 comments so far

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-16-2009 06:09 PM

Another great Murphy bed and photos

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flcopper169

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#2 posted 05-17-2009 02:45 AM

Professional…. Great pics..

Thanks for posting..

Rob

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paplou

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#3 posted 05-19-2009 12:01 AM

very nice. been looking for a plan for one but have not found one i like yet. does yours use a standard mattress. it is nice enough to have in any room in the house.

-- PAPLOU

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Chris Davis

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#4 posted 05-19-2009 03:29 AM

Yes, this one uses any mattress up to 12” thick. Let me know if you need the hardware and plans. The plans don’t normally build this one, but I can make some changes for you on the orginals

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tmiller

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#5 posted 05-19-2009 05:34 AM

Well done. I like the crisp lines. Great deck. Thanks for posting the pics.

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#6 posted 05-19-2009 06:23 AM

Nice combo.

-- John

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#7 posted 01-20-2010 05:15 PM

Your murphy beds are great. This one in particular I absolutely LOVE. Great pro!

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