3 in 1 crib and Changing Table

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Project by Peteyb posted 450 days ago 932 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished my second crib and changing table. My wife said I did such a good job on the first one that I needed to make another set for the second child. This one I changed up a bit. You can see I didn’t make a curved head board and back on the changing table. I also put slats on the side of the crib instead of a solid panel. I made this one all out of solid maple. I had gotten an Earlex 5500 sprayer that I got to use on this project for the first time. I also used shellac for the first time. I can’t believe how they came out for my first time. I really love it.

I would like to thank everyone that helped me out with my questions that I had on the way. Oh by the way I just got this finished in time as we are on are way to the hospital today for the are second boy.

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#1 posted 450 days ago

Excellent work. Congratulations both on your craftsmanship and on the impending arrival of your son. Best wishes.

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#2 posted 450 days ago

Nice job and good luck!

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#3 posted 449 days ago

Great work and congradulations.

It looks like the spring which holds the mattress is adjustable, can you provide some more information about it?


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#4 posted 448 days ago

Yes the spring is adjustable. There are 4 screw locations so you can adjust it. If you would like more info message me and we can talk.

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#5 posted 445 days ago

Lovely crib and changing table! Great design and finish. Love the table with lots of storage. Very lucky kids, congrats with the new bundle of joy.

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#6 posted 444 days ago

Those are great!! Good thing my wife didn’t see this 2 years ago, otherwise I would have been told to make one. lol

-- Jared, Northern IL

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