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Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Headboard and Footboard Part I, Making Xs

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series X-Men Bunk Bed




This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series X-Men Bunk BedLaying out the Ends Typically I find a detailed SketchUp drawing to be sufficient for my builds. For this project, however, I felt the need to do a full-size drawing to lay the components out on. After drafting an end on a 4×8 … Continue reading »






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A Bunk Bed for My Superheroes

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series X-Men Bunk Bed




This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series X-Men Bunk BedUPDATE Based on some excellent feedback, I’ve made some changes to the design. The front rail was a bit troublesome from both a design and stability perspective. I’ve replaced it with 1-1/4″ tube steel posts extending from the head and foot of the … Continue reading »






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The Rosette

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Building an Acoustic Guitar




This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Building an Acoustic GuitarThe soundhole rosette is an aesthetic embellishment that provides an excellent opportunity for the luthier (or newbie like myself) to leave his distinctive impression on the finished instrument. Consequently I spent much time considering the design for the rosette on my first … Continue reading »






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