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Project by BryanatWoodstock posted 390 days ago 1403 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Posts are 5&1/2” square. Head and footboard 1&1 4” thick, makes for a very heavy bed. Parts for just the headboard weighed total of 125 pounds, about 110 for the footboard. Last pic is bed at my son’s house. I started the bed in February, and finished it in July, with a 2.5 hr road trip to deliver it.





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bobasaurus

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#1 posted 389 days ago

That is a massive bed, very impressive work. Those huge turnings must have been a pain to replicate… did you use a duplicator? I like the mortise and tenon connection of the head/tail boards.

-- Allen, Colorado

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Gary

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#2 posted 389 days ago

Really nice work. Sure to be an heirloom I bet they show it off to everyone

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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404 - Not Found

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#3 posted 389 days ago

Wow, lot of work in that. Looks like something out of a high end furniture store, I really like it.

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SnowyRiver

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#4 posted 389 days ago

Beautiful. Nice job !!

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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BryanatWoodstock

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#5 posted 389 days ago

I use a Vega duplicator. I draw the post full size, from a small picture of a bed my daughter found. So far have made 3 beds from the templates I made.

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joseph000

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#6 posted 387 days ago

Excellent work.Nothing can make a bedroom a place of splendour better than the bed itself.Four poster beds are preferred by people who have a penchant for beautiful and useful decorative furniture.It will not only add value to the interior of your home but also provide you a comfortable sleeping experience.

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 386 days ago

Impressive work on that gorgeous bed. Great design on the beautiful wood and awesome finish. I’m sure son is very proud of it.

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