A Simple Platform (w/Time Lapse Video) | Custom

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Project by Chris Davis posted 01-08-2013 11:53 AM 2751 views 17 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a simple platform bed that was built in November 2012. It is a standard Captain's height drawer pedestal with 12 drawers and a solid platform on top for the mattress support.

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#1 posted 01-08-2013 01:16 PM

Nice bed. Didn’t care for the time lapse vid though. I’d like to see more of your construction details in regular time, maybe with some explanation.

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Chris Davis

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#2 posted 01-08-2013 01:42 PM

Yea, I did the time lapse for fun. I usually have more building pictures of my projects but for some reason I couldn’t find any that I took. Thanks for the comment.

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#3 posted 01-08-2013 07:16 PM

Nice bed, with ample storage too! Looks like you could store your skiis under there!
Great work.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#4 posted 01-08-2013 08:11 PM

Love the color on it. Great job!


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#5 posted 01-08-2013 08:21 PM

That’s a huge project! Nice going!

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#6 posted 01-08-2013 11:51 PM

I enjoyed the time lapse. I wish I could work that fast sometimes.

-- Kyle

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#7 posted 01-09-2013 02:09 AM

Great time lapse. I have a (short) series on YouTube called Life in Fast Forward. Haven’t done any wood projects time lapse yet though.

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