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Multi-Colored Baseball bed

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Project by Chris Davis posted 07-26-2008 01:49 PM 9194 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a custom style of the baseball beds that I build. The customer chose to use ash wood to match the bats and then do a custom color scheme. What I like about painting over ash is that the grain comes through. Since ask is an open grain like oak, it give it a texture and a real nice effect.

I use ash on these beds but normally when I do that I CNC all the headboard information into the panel. This one, however is the vinyl letters like our standard version.

The customer did add a trundle to this bed. The trundle is designed to look like drawers when closed.

Here are some other write-ups about baseball beds
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Here is a building picture, didn’t get many on this one.
Picture of sevral different baseball beds being built.

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jeanmarc

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#1 posted 07-26-2008 03:39 PM

very original and very beautiful work

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darryl

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#2 posted 07-26-2008 03:48 PM

that’s a pretty cool design.
I like the trundle bed idea as well.

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SteveKorz

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#3 posted 07-26-2008 05:08 PM

OK, that is COOL AS HECK!!!! I’m sure any kid wouldn’t mind bedtime with that… that is really original. Very good job. I really like the “special edition” bed… looks like they have room for a sleepover, but you kept the storage. Very cool….

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Callum Kendall

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#4 posted 07-26-2008 09:41 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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trifern

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#5 posted 07-27-2008 02:31 AM

Looks like a home run to me.

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

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ND2ELK

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#6 posted 07-27-2008 03:52 AM

Hi Chris

These beds are great! Exquisite detail and design! Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

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#7 posted 10-19-2010 04:19 PM

I love this multi-colored baseball bed. how much to have one made?

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