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Project by Nick417 posted 05-18-2011 02:52 AM 1308 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from pine stained ebony and ploy thanks for looking





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josh

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#1 posted 05-18-2011 06:27 AM

Am I seriously the only commentor on such a sweet headboard and footboard? It appears I am. Nice work and I bet the ebony on the pine looks even better in person, Nick.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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Brokewood

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#2 posted 05-18-2011 08:32 AM

That’s a great looking bed alright, I love the simplicity of the design and the contrasting highlights, great work!

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Mcnervy

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#3 posted 05-18-2011 07:06 PM

Very sharp design
I love doing more with less (pine)
Is this from a plan?

-- Bennett; If it can't be fixed with a hammer its an electical problem

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richgreer

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#4 posted 05-18-2011 08:40 PM

Very nice job.

When I think about wood beds, I always wonder how the side rails are attached to the head board and foot board. Getting that connection right is essential for a solid feeling bed and, of course, you have to be able to take it apart without too much trouble. What kind of connection did you use?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#5 posted 05-19-2011 01:50 PM

to Mcnervy no its not from a plan.

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#6 posted 05-21-2011 02:52 AM

Its not from a plan and I used non mortise bed rail brackets come in a set of for from woodcraft.com thanks for looking and the com

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