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cedar log head board

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Project by cedarcanoeman posted 12-13-2009 02:25 AM 1472 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another log project, had some left over material from building my log stairs and decided we needed a log head board. 10” red cedar logs as post 6” top and bottom rails and approx. 3” spindles. All has been grinded,sanded, and 3 coats of finish. Mortise and tenon joints done with 2 9/16 pull bit and drawknife. Post are 54” tall and head board is about 7 ft. wide.

-- Lance, southwest Missouri, cmkld@yahoo.com





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jockmike2

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#1 posted 12-13-2009 02:53 AM

Beautiful piece. I love those old log looking beds. Nice job. There’s a place in Northern Mich. thats all they sell, all in red cedar. The stuff looks great and smells great too.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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hap

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#2 posted 12-13-2009 06:16 AM

great job. cedar is one of my favorite.

-- hap, gunbarrel city tx.

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#3 posted 12-13-2009 02:48 PM

Nice job, I love to work with cedar.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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john

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#4 posted 12-13-2009 03:12 PM

Great job !! I am a big fan of rustic .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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