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Raised Panel Murphy Bed

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Project by Chris Davis posted 01-06-2014 01:43 PM 1203 views 8 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Murphy Wall Bed that was made in November 2013. It has a raised panel face. The design is close to my Ross and Excalibur Murphy beds. I used the Door panels of the Excalibur with didn’t do any flutes or rosettes which is how I build the Ross.

The Murphy bed bookcases are 16” wide (not counting the crown) and have 2 drawers and a drink tray on the bottom and adjustable shelves on top. I used full extension rails on the drawers to get as much use out of the bookcases.

The wood is Red Oak with a Red Oak stain by Minwax.

Building Pictures:
Unfinished face
pieces ready to stain

For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. See what we are doing live:
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ohwoodeye

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#1 posted 01-06-2014 03:01 PM

Sure is pretty!
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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Roger

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#2 posted 01-06-2014 06:28 PM

Another beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#3 posted 01-06-2014 08:43 PM

Lovely work -

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 01-12-2014 02:00 AM

wow…seeing the in progress photos makes me realize how big your projects are…in the final shots the beds look smaller for some reason…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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