Making of a cinderella carriage bed #4: Making the frame

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Blog entry by grosa posted 02-09-2013 04:53 AM 5885 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: Turning the axels Part 4 of Making of a cinderella carriage bed series Part 5: Finishing the frame and dry fit. »

This is the template we used.

The frame is 3 pcs. of 3/4” ash glued together. We cut out the center piece first then glue on an out side layer.

Can never have enough clamps.

This is what it will look like. Now we cut that last layer on the inverted pin router.

This is what it looks like after all three layers are cut.

Here is one out of two frames cut with the axles inserted.

Here are the steps for the bed.

Next we cut the other frame and sand it all up.

-- Have a great day.

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#1 posted 02-09-2013 05:33 AM

This looks like so much fun.
You certainly do good work.
I’ll bet this one goes in the sales album.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#2 posted 02-09-2013 05:47 AM

This is a fantastic project very interesting.

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#3 posted 02-09-2013 12:15 PM

Wow, what a job. I don’t know who can dream this type of project up, but you all sure are building it right.


-- Trying, but lots to learn.....

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#4 posted 02-09-2013 01:12 PM

beautiful work.amazing craftsmanship.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 02-09-2013 01:13 PM

Great Blog, Thanks for sharing!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#6 posted 02-09-2013 09:18 PM

So awesome! I’m definitely going to be following closely with this one!

-- Steve

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