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Project by Chris Davis posted 06-06-2009 02:54 PM 1960 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a full size baseball bed that was completed in June 2009. It is a hybrid between my standard baseball bed and the Special Edition. It has the solid wood headboard and footboard as the special edition, but the graphics and painted post as the standard one.

The bats and balls are real. We use Louisville Slugger bats. Normally we build it with all four post with bats, but this customer chose to have just the head. I am trying to make the switch to where all the beds will use only two. Just trying to get more pictures to change in on the web.

Here are some building pictures:
Glueing up the headboard
The post
Baseball bed siderails
Headboard ready to be installed

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





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-06-2009 04:26 PM

cool idea another cool bed great job

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#2 posted 06-06-2009 05:01 PM

very cool bed

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#3 posted 06-06-2009 05:10 PM

Ok I made the misstake of showing that pic to my 7 yr old…. :)

Very cool indeed.

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#4 posted 06-06-2009 05:18 PM

What a great bed. Was that an actual score of a real game? or did you just pic a random score? It would be really cool if that was the score of the first game you ever went to or a birthday game.

Very Nice

Tom

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#5 posted 06-06-2009 06:50 PM

Your theme projects are always cool. Thanks for sharing.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 06-06-2009 07:15 PM

Nice work, Chris!

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#7 posted 06-06-2009 07:39 PM

I let the customer decide on the score

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#8 posted 06-07-2009 05:51 PM

Pleasant baseball dreams young fella, nice work Dad…Blkcherry

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