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Yankee Headboard

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Project by Mike Fritz posted 561 days ago 602 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this headboard for my grandson Craig for his 12th birthday. The posts are 1×4 Poplar, glued to make a square post. The trim on the posts are 1/4” Oak that I made. The center, which is set 2” into each post, is 3/4” Oak veneer plywood; the facade was made from a pattern that I drew and cut out with my scrollsaw. I made the caps on the posts and screwed in the baseballs. The caps are made of 3/4” Oak.

-- Mike Fritz, Verona, NJ





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#1 posted 561 days ago

Cool headboard! Nice job!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#2 posted 560 days ago

Pretty cool I’m guessing someone is very happy!

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

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#3 posted 558 days ago

I wonder if Jeter has one as cool as this?

Phil

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