Queen Bed

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Project by Reepss posted 09-16-2010 05:07 PM 2843 views 9 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Queen Bed I made for our guest room. It is made from Red Oak. Finished with 2 coats of oil based poly. All Tongue and grove construction. The curve formed rails are exact inverses of each other. The challenge of mating the stiles to the curves required hand fitting each individually. Over all it was a very enjoyable project.

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#1 posted 09-16-2010 06:11 PM

Looks great, like the reverse angle on the foot board as well. M & T ’s look tight! Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 09-16-2010 06:57 PM

Simple elegance! I love it.

-- Tom Huntley - Rochester Hills, Michigan

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#3 posted 09-16-2010 09:23 PM

Very nice design and build. Timeless.

-- Life is about choices. You can spend a lot of money on furniture and have really nice furniture; Or you can spend a lot on tools and have even more expensive, crappy furniture. I made my choice.

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#4 posted 09-16-2010 10:20 PM

Nice build

-- Doug...

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#5 posted 09-16-2010 11:25 PM

good looking bed! Looks well made – welcome to LJs!!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#6 posted 09-16-2010 11:31 PM

I want to JUMP on it.. :)

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#7 posted 09-17-2010 02:14 AM

Simply design, but very appealing. Great build. Thanks for sharing.

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#8 posted 09-18-2010 05:18 PM

looks good

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA

#9 posted 03-02-2012 04:59 PM

Interesting project !


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#10 posted 03-02-2012 05:02 PM

Looks great!

-- Mos - Twin Cities, MN - -

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