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Project by Ryan Corrigan posted 03-23-2007 05:37 PM 2169 views 3 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cherry sleigh style crib, convertible to day bed and to twin bed, took over 100 hrs.

-- Ryan Corrigan Sadieville, KY http://www.CelticCrossWood.com





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Max

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#1 posted 03-23-2007 05:39 PM

I really like the sleigh bed style of this crib, works very well. A very nice crib..

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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Chip

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#2 posted 03-23-2007 05:43 PM

Another beaut of a piece Ryan. I agree with Max about the style. Just great! Thanks for sharing.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 03-23-2007 07:32 PM

I can’t show this to my wife. I’d be making two of them for my niece who’s expecting twins.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#4 posted 03-23-2007 08:09 PM

Beautiful crib. Nice design.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Karson

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#5 posted 03-23-2007 09:03 PM

Very nice. Good design

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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BassBully

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#6 posted 03-23-2007 10:56 PM

Very nice Ryan. I have a baby on the way that I think would sleep very well in that crib :)

-- There are three types of people in the world, those who can count and those who can't!

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Don

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#7 posted 03-24-2007 03:33 AM

Ryan, I like your work. This piece is particularly nice, and quite out of the ordinary in terms of design. I’ve seen many cribs and many sleigh beds, but never a Sleigh Crib that converts like this one.

Wood? Finish?

Nice job.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

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FMOmbr

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#8 posted 03-24-2007 03:26 PM

Ryan – BEAUTIFUL! It would have taken me well over 100 hours. Now you will need to have a few more children so you get to use it!

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Ryan Corrigan

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#9 posted 03-26-2007 03:58 AM

I can’t take all of the credit on this one. It was made entirely by me but I did get the plans from a place called Kaprock or something. I’ll try to find the link if anyone is interested.
Ryan

-- Ryan Corrigan Sadieville, KY http://www.CelticCrossWood.com

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Karson

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#10 posted 03-26-2007 04:01 AM

My son-in-law is trying to design a loft bed. He had his second child in a 2 bedroon condo, and he’s tring to increase his bed supply by going up. Anyone have some ideas of construction. He want’s it to match his current crib/twin bed. but he wants to go up for his older daughter.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Ryan Corrigan

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#11 posted 03-26-2007 04:08 AM

What style are the current legs/headboard-footboard of the twin???

-- Ryan Corrigan Sadieville, KY http://www.CelticCrossWood.com

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Karson

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#12 posted 03-26-2007 04:53 AM

Ryan: Here is the existing bed.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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tooljunky

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#13 posted 03-28-2007 10:27 AM

Great baby bed, I think that I would start on one if I was going to have any more kids

-- vlee2@ford.com

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ramram

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#14 posted 12-13-2007 07:26 PM

That’s a beautiful crib. There’s something nice about making beds and cribs and the like. It will be used for generations to come.

-- Rick Hackett

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kimball

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#15 posted 03-04-2010 02:05 PM

Ryan,
I don’t usually stop rolling the dice for a crib but this one is a gem. If I’m still alive and able when one of my grand kids have a child, That is the first thing that I will build them. BEAUTIFUL!
Kimball

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