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Murphy bed Desk | Razorback Carving

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Project by Chris Davis posted 05-09-2016 12:33 PM 2208 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a murphy bed that I finished in April 2016. It has an added “Studio Desk” that stays level as it transitions into a bed. What is great about it is you can keep everything on the desk when the bed is in use.

The face we carved in a Razorback and then outset a carved piece that had the word “Razorbacks” on it as a handle. Both of the carvings, I came back and highlighted the carved out section with red paint.

The bookcases we wanted extra depth so I made them deeper then the bed section and outset the lights. This allowed deeper items like printers and scanners to be placed behind the door.

Wood Type: Maple/Poplar

Bed Hardware: Spring Wall Bed

Desk hardware: Studio Desk

Buildilng Pictures

Video of this project

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#1 posted 05-09-2016 01:52 PM

another great bed Chris

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#2 posted 05-09-2016 02:55 PM

I always enjoy your projects, Chris. You make some fantastic beds.

-- Joe | Spartanburg, SC | "To give anything less than your best is to sacrafice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

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#3 posted 05-09-2016 03:36 PM

Very nicely done done. Good job Chris!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 05-09-2016 03:48 PM

This bed is nicely done, Chris.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#5 posted 05-10-2016 12:53 AM

Nice bed! Wooo Pig Soieee!

-- David

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#6 posted 05-10-2016 10:30 PM

Thanks guys!

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#7 posted 05-11-2016 04:17 PM

Very nice and custom, as always

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