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Project by nowoselsky posted 10-31-2013 05:03 PM 2525 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Don’t be to harsh on me first try at making a bed it’s going to e finished in minwax early American it’s not perfect but I’m happy with it

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 10-31-2013 05:05 PM

Looks plenty good and you’re the only one who needs to be happy with it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 10-31-2013 05:06 PM

What’s not to like? Good job!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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#3 posted 10-31-2013 05:16 PM

Looks great to me! Terrific work.

-- It's better to have a tool and not need it than to need a tool and not have it.

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#4 posted 10-31-2013 05:21 PM

See no reason to be harsh. Looks good to me

-- I Saw What I See

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#5 posted 10-31-2013 05:21 PM

Well done.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#6 posted 10-31-2013 06:24 PM

Looks great!

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#7 posted 10-31-2013 09:10 PM

Really nice job. Will help me sleep better tonight looking at it. z z z z z z z z z z

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#8 posted 10-31-2013 09:16 PM

Woodworkers, we are our own worst critics.

Looks good to me. Rustic look that the Early American stain will add to even more. Nice job on the proportions, too—everything flows together well.

-- In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. Thomas Jefferson

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#9 posted 10-31-2013 09:17 PM

Welcome to LJ…...good looking bed…I feel a nap coming on.

-- jbschutz

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Marty 529

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#10 posted 10-31-2013 11:34 PM

I love the look of this bed. Very nice :)

-- Marty, Ohio

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#11 posted 11-01-2013 12:18 AM

Well, if you stand over here and look at the … Oh, that is just a reflection.
Geez, it looks great from over here, I don’t see anything that you shouldn’t be proud of.
Love it Great job.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#12 posted 11-01-2013 05:03 PM

Nicely done! I like the look of it.

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#13 posted 11-03-2013 11:52 AM

Yep!!!looks good for a first project….amber shellac will give it a old looking tan yellowish tent if you care some copper caps for the post tops..

welcome to LJs now add some shop pictures…we like those.


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