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    Wood Frame for Basting Quilt

    Sorry if this question has been asked, but I am looking for plans to build a wooden frame for basting quilts. If you have plans that you would like to share, I would be appreciative.

    Thanks in advance!!

    Dave

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    Re: Wood Frame for Basting Quilt

    Good luck. Sorry, I'm of no help.

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      #3
      Re: Wood Frame for Basting Quilt

      I don't have plans, but my neighbour made one for me based on my GF's old one. He made it more solid. It's 12' so I can sandwich King. The only change I would make now is to have the ability to cantilever the take-up bars. That way I could use it as a huge quilt rack. Here's a few pictures.

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        Re: Wood Frame for Basting Quilt

        My DH built one for me with a Hinterberg frame kit a few years ago. The kit is now $155 and it does not include the 3 bars or the lumber for the frame, just the hardware needed to operate it. It does have all the instructions however. I only paid $75 for the same kit. Sigh, anything quilt related now costs a small fortune. Just look at the price of rulers.
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          #5
          Re: Wood Frame for Basting Quilt

          A search for "DIY quilting frames" provides some good reading.
          You gots to risk it to gets the biscuit-

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