Luxury Dog Beds

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Project by CianM posted 05-16-2014 03:46 AM 1328 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made 6 of these dog beds from birch plywood. I made mdf templates to run a flush-cut router bit against. Very simple construction just glued and screwed at the corners and along the base. The finish is hand painted water based paint as it will most likely be chewed by dogs. The customer wanted them white for an “elegant” look to the new kennels but I think she’ll most likely paint them a darker colour when they get dirty. All of the pieces including the base were rough cut with a skill-saw and jigsaw then cleaned up with the router and templates.
I added a photo of one of the beds in place with the foam matress and cushions.

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-16-2014 10:30 AM

Good job. It’s all what the customer wants.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 05-17-2014 01:41 PM

Thanks, she also wants dish holders made. Something similar to what you made Monte.

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