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Project by Nick Eisner posted 07-12-2008 09:02 PM 1109 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Early last year we found out we would be parents. So i decided that i would make a crib for our little one. I wanted it to be a heirloom. I used red oak with cherry pyramids for the inlays. Its made with mostly mortise and tennon.





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#1 posted 07-12-2008 09:23 PM

Outstanding details!

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

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#2 posted 07-12-2008 09:28 PM

Very nicely done. I’ve always liked that design, and you done it good.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

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#3 posted 07-12-2008 09:29 PM

Very nice crib, love the pyramids!

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#4 posted 07-12-2008 09:47 PM

Very nice, I hope I hav ereason to build one of these in the near future.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#5 posted 07-13-2008 12:58 AM

It will be treasured for generations. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#6 posted 07-13-2008 01:55 AM

Great looking crib. You did a beautiful job on it. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 07-13-2008 02:19 AM

I would say you succeeded in accomplishing your goal!

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#8 posted 07-13-2008 01:40 PM

Great job! This looks fantastic. I like the design.

-- Martin, Kansas

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#9 posted 05-06-2009 06:00 PM

Very Nice! I know you put your heart into it, especially since it is for your child. I really like the mission style with the slats. It really helps you to practice on your mortise and tenons. Please keep us all posted when your child is born!

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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#10 posted 05-06-2009 11:52 PM

very very nice ,cool wonderful,

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#11 posted 05-06-2009 11:54 PM

Nice crib!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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