LumberJocks

Special Edition Baseball Bed with Custom Bats

  • Advertise with us
Project by Chris Davis posted 975 days ago 1714 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my favorite Special edition style. I love the Hornsby color which is a multi-step dye staining process to achieve an exact match on a custom Louisville Slugger bat. This bat has the child’s name on it instead of the players signature. I’ve had then natural color bat made this way but this was a first for the Hornsby color.

What sets the Special Edition apart from the standard Baseball bed is the letters are carved in there. With the darker color, I finish the blank headboard first and then have the letters cut with a CNC router. This exposes the light color ash underneath.

Another special touch we did with this one, customers request, was to use authentic Major League balls for the post, dresser, and nightstand.

Building Pictures
click on the picture to see more
Bat with childs name
Gluing up the headboard
sanding top trim
Dresser ready to finish
drying before final assembly

For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. See what we are doing live:
Click Here to watch a live view of the shop

-- Watch live video from our shop. http://wwbeds.com/live.htm





5 comments so far

View Lou Scott's profile

Lou Scott

40 posts in 1004 days


#1 posted 975 days ago

Cool bed. Some kid is going to be very happy.

-- IT IS FUN TO DO THE IMPOSSIBLE ! ~ WALT DISNEY

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112020 posts in 2212 days


#2 posted 975 days ago

Very cool design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Chris Davis's profile

Chris Davis

1287 posts in 2617 days


#3 posted 975 days ago

Thanks Jim.

-- Watch live video from our shop. http://wwbeds.com/live.htm

View Lee A. Jesberger's profile

Lee A. Jesberger

6647 posts in 2614 days


#4 posted 975 days ago

Nice, Chris.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5339 posts in 2712 days


#5 posted 972 days ago

i too love the color…fun stuff…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase