LumberJocks

Bed

  • Advertise with us
Project by lewis62 posted 03-07-2011 04:05 PM 2088 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a christmas present for my wife ,so I took out the pallet lumber thats been drying for two years. This is what my mind came up with.Had to make a couple of jigs for router to do the dovetail joints for frame cross rails, post later.Raised panels were a pain to sand, thats what started the drum sander build, post soon. Poplar raised panels.Still not sure what the frame is , my best guess, bass wood.





6 comments so far

View Stephen Mines's profile

Stephen Mines

226 posts in 3851 days


#1 posted 03-07-2011 05:04 PM

Very nice! I especially like the responds on the ends of the rails,; that has to make for a nice strong connection. Thanks for showing.
Stephen

-- Stephen Mines ([email protected])

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

18051 posts in 4349 days


#2 posted 03-07-2011 05:26 PM

Great looking bed, the lines are great on this. Looks very soft on the eyes! I’m sure she loved it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View Mojo1's profile

Mojo1

286 posts in 3851 days


#3 posted 03-07-2011 08:43 PM

great job.

View falegniam's profile

falegniam

335 posts in 4113 days


#4 posted 03-08-2011 04:47 AM

Very Nice Job … Let us know how it’s going to feel stubbing your toe on that big bad frame hehe

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

View Robsshop's profile

Robsshop

923 posts in 4136 days


#5 posted 03-08-2011 06:02 AM

Very nice looking build Lewis62, that is a massive frame and looks solid ! Pallet wood, got to be proud of that re-purposed gem ! Great work.

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

View Jim Reeves's profile

Jim Reeves

211 posts in 4184 days


#6 posted 04-26-2011 12:47 PM

Very nice design looks very strong

-- jim

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com