12 large Allen bolts (4 black bolts are for headboard; 8 used for support frame rails)
4 barrel nuts
4 threaded rods
Allen wrench (included)
wrench for barrel nuts (included)
Assemble the base frame of the bed by connecting the 2 large rails and 2 smaller rails of the base frame. Tighten in the four connecting points with large flat-head Allen screws. (Figure 1)
Assemble the bed frame by screwing threaded rods into inserts on headboard and footboard rails. Place dowels in pre-drilled holes. Align dowels and rod with holes on side rail and push together. (Figure 2)
Slide curved washer and nut on threaded rod and semi-tighten with wrench.
Repeat steps 2 and 3 for the other side rail.
Attach lower headboard rail to both side rails.
Attach footboard to both side rails.
Attach the bed frame to the base frame by setting the bed frame on top. Then connect them by inserting 8 large flat-head Allen screws. (Figure 3) Note: Pre-drilled holes should all face the same direction.
Connect the vertical headboard rails to the back of the headboard base by putting short Allen screws through the rails into the headboard.
Connect the headboard to the bed by inserting short, dark Allen screws through the rails into the back of the lower headboard rail. (Figure 4)
Place slats on bed, matching the slots in each slat to rivet on the side rails.