Got a question for any Monster garage type thinkers out there. I want
to build a way to raise and lower the head of my bed automatically.
The trick is, the entire frame needs to be elevated, not just the
matress head. All those craftmatic adjustable beds all can elevate
the head, but bed in the middle of the matress to do so, meaning that
if you want to sleep with an elevated head, you need to sleep on your
I've got heartburn problems that require me to elevate the head of my
bed, but I can only fall asleep on my stomach, so the craftmatc-types
wont work. I've been using blocks under the bed frame to elevate the
head of the entire frame, but I'd prefer something that would be
automatically adjustable, possibly with a handlheld controller of some
I'd also prefer whatever motor to be quiet.
Anybody have any ideas on something I could jury-rig to work? I'm
mostly concerned with the motor at this point. I'm pretty handy with
electronics, but I don't know much about a motor/assembly system that
could lift a bed reliably and quietly. Any thoughts?