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Pendulum Cradle - Ash with Brazilian Cherry accents

comments (2) September 8th, 2010 in Reader's Gallery

1955bigj 1955bigj, member
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Brazilian cherry spindles - main wood is ash
26 hearts, 52 mortise and tenons - not one screw holding wood together
pendulum hardware behind bed bolt cover
My daughter unveiling the cradle at her baby shower
Brazilian cherry spindles - main wood is ash - CLICK TO ENLARGE

Brazilian cherry spindles - main wood is ash

Built this cradle for my daughter's first baby and my first grandchild - made from solid ash (first time working with ash - like concrete!).  It came out great - this is also my first attempt at glueing up boards for a panel...She loved it!

Design or Plan used: My own design

posted in: Reader's Gallery, ash, cradle, baby cradle, pendulum cradle

Comments (2)

treblecats treblecats writes: Sure would like a plan for this! It's exactly what I want to make.
Posted: 9:30 pm on October 26th

Ed__Hobbick Ed__Hobbick writes: Very clean and well proportioned.
Posted: 8:06 pm on September 15th

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