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Forum topic by nate22 posted 07-14-2010 08:47 PM 1371 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-14-2010 08:47 PM

I make bunkbeds and I am tring to find a good pattern to make drawers for underneath the beds. Does anyone know of a website that has good plans or that they have plans on how to make them. Any advice would be helpful.

Nathan Weltz

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#1 posted 07-14-2010 09:09 PM

You may want to search on here there is lots of infomation available to you


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#2 posted 07-18-2010 03:45 PM

Water bed pedestal comes to mind when thinking of drawers under a bed.

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#3 posted 07-19-2010 12:12 AM

When you get to actually making the drawers, I saw this tip in a wood magazine: Install the drawer glides first, then build the drawers to fit the drawer glides. I just finished several pull out drawers in the kitchen and used this method…what a difference from making the drawers and then installing the glides.

-- Don, San Antonio, TX

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