LumberJocks

Oak Cradle

  • Advertise with us
Project by buddyboy posted 01-27-2012 05:56 PM 1242 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Oak Cradle
Oak Cradle No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Just completed this cradle for my new grandson. Built the first one 37 years ago for his dad, and another for a grandson 3 years ago. all from the same plans.





9 comments so far

View Helgi 's profile

Helgi

51 posts in 1049 days


#1 posted 01-27-2012 06:01 PM

nice. and it will go on and on. :)

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112525 posts in 2299 days


#2 posted 01-27-2012 06:01 PM

Wonderful Cradle great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

5200 posts in 1299 days


#3 posted 01-27-2012 06:03 PM

Beautiful work, the symmetry is very nice.

View Condor1's profile

Condor1

64 posts in 1700 days


#4 posted 01-27-2012 07:16 PM

Great work. Practice makes perfect. I’m in the process now of making a cradle for our first Great-Granddaughter. It’s a good feeling.

-- There are times when a mistake is remembered as your best work.

View levam's profile

levam

3 posts in 1037 days


#5 posted 01-27-2012 08:08 PM

Beautiful work. The greatest thing about making it yourself is that it will one day be the cradle that your grandson uses for his baby.

View ohwoodeye's profile

ohwoodeye

1089 posts in 1876 days


#6 posted 01-27-2012 08:29 PM

Very nice. What happened to the 37 year old craddle?

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

View Maveric777's profile

Maveric777

2691 posts in 1799 days


#7 posted 01-28-2012 03:40 PM

Congrats on the beautiful heirloom!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

View WRH's profile

WRH

16 posts in 1891 days


#8 posted 01-31-2012 01:55 PM

It looks very nice in oak… I don’t know where the plans came from. I actually copied it from another cradle that I had seen. I hope you had as much fun as I did making it. There is something to be said about being out in your garage or workshop with the radio going with a cup of coffee and sawdust flying around in the air.

-- Bill // New London NH.

View Leonard5's profile

Leonard5

374 posts in 1415 days


#9 posted 07-20-2014 04:25 AM

Really nice. Where can i get the plans?

-- Leonard H.

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