Furniture Project This Pine Sleigh Bed Is An Elegant Addition To Any Bedroom It Has A Very Traditional Country Styling That Fits In With Almost Any Decor This Plan Details Construction Of A Double Sized Bed To Fit A Standard 54 X 75 Mattress Set
Furniture project this pine sleigh bed is an elegant addition to any bedroom it has a very traditional country styling that fits in with almost any decor this plan details construction of a double sized bed to fit a standard 54 x 75 mattress set is article about Magazine bookmarked by milton with ID 12023951953 was uploaded on 29-04-2019 and has been viewed 164,366 times.
Sleigh Bed Illustrations by Len Churchill Create the templatesUse the grid diagram to draw the one-inch grid onto thin plywood or other stiff sheet material.Plot out the contours of the parts on the grid.
Cut out the traceable templates using a band saw or jig saw.Note that the curved bars are supposed to be symmetrical, to simplify assembly.Create half-templates for these parts, with a mirror line at the centre.
Trace the contour onto one side of a piece of stiff sheet material.Flip the template along its mirror line to trace the opposite end.Cut out the template for tracing onto your stock.Lay out the partsLay out the parts on your materials, starting with the longest parts.
Trace the contours for the headboard legs (#1) and the footboard legs (#2).Cut the parts to shape using a band saw or jig saw.Sand the parts, refining the curvesUsing a ⅜" round-over bit in a router table, round over all edges of the parts.
Complete final sanding.Bed barsThe bars in the headboard and footboard are curved, which requires a lot of extra work in sawing and sanding.The bed also looks good with straight bars if you wish to avoid the extra...