Build DIY Wooden Pram or DIY Wooden Stroller which is perfect pram for your newborn. Give You Love to your baby with your handmade wooden pram. I hope you will love and enjoy this easy wooden project to make a stroller for your baby or doll.
Things you need:
4 – 5″ rounds or store bought wheels and bolts
1 – sheet of 1/2″ plywood @ 24″ x 24″ (available in project panel section of hardware store)
1 – 1×10 @ 36″ long
1 – 1×2 @ 36″ long
1 – 1″ dowel @ 7-3/4″ long
1 1/4 inch finish nails
1-1/4″ Pocket Hole Screws
Elmer’s Wood Glue
Elmer’s Wood Filler
Please read through the entire plan and all comments before beginning thisproject. It is also advisable to review the Getting Started Section.Take all necessary precautions to build safely and smartly. Work on aclean level surface, free of imperfections or debris. Always usestraight boards. Check for square after each step. Always pre-drill holes before attaching with screws. Use glue with finish nails for a stronger hold. Wipe excess glue off bare wood for stained projects, as driedglue will not take stain. Be safe, have fun, and ask for help if youneed it. Good luck!
2 – 1/2″ plywood @ 19-1/4″ x 12″ (sides of pram – will be cut out with jigsaw)
1 – 1×10 @ 9-3/4″ – long point measurement, one end cut at 20 degrees off square (front of pram)
1 – 1×10 @ 5″ – long point measurement, one end cut at 20 degrees off square (back of pram)
1 – 1×10 @ 13-3/8″ – long point to long point measurement, both endscut at 20 degrees off square, ends are NOT parallel (bottom of pram)
5″ rounds or store bought wheels
2 – 1×2 @ 16″ long
1 – 1″ dowel cut at 7-3/4″ long
Transfer side pattern on to your 1/2″ plywood. Cut out with jigsaw. Copy andcreate a second side. Sand the two together so edges match. Drillholes through both sides for the wheels at this step (sized for yourhardware).
Build the pram bottom and ends with 3/4″ pocket holes on underside.
Attach sides to the bottom and ends with glue and finish nails.
Install wheels to sides through predrilled holes.
Step 5 Instructions:
Use 1-1/4″ screws to attach handle inside the pram, and attach dowel to the 1x2s.
Fill all holes with wood filler and let dry. Apply additional coats of wood filler as needed. When wood filler is completely dry, sand the project in the direction of the wood grain with 120 grit sandpaper. Vacuumsanded project to remove sanding residue. Remove all sanding residue on work surfaces as well. Wipe project clean with damp cloth.It is always recommended to apply a test coat on a hidden area or scrappiece to ensure color evenness and adhesion. Use primer or woodconditioner as needed.
You are done! Enjoy.