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Greene and Greene train table

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Project by jimi posted 01-10-2009 08:35 PM 1458 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a Greene and Greene inspired train table. The table is made of cherry with walnut plugs and matches the bedroom set that I previously posted. The table aprons are not glued and the legs are srewed from the inside with furniture bolts and threaded inserts so the table can be taken apart. Thanks for looking

-- Jim, SE PA





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Karson

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#1 posted 01-10-2009 09:15 PM

Nice looking table. Why would you ever want to take it down. Throw magazine and some foot cushions on it for a later TV table.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#2 posted 01-10-2009 10:03 PM

Nice job with some gorgeous cherry!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Rob

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#3 posted 01-11-2009 12:49 AM

Nice touch. No one will complain about that toy being left in the living room :)

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jimi

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#4 posted 01-11-2009 06:23 AM

Thanks

I got the cherry from a small local sawmill here in SE PA, actually his mill was featured in FW awhile back. PA cherry sure is nice!

-- Jim, SE PA

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#5 posted 01-11-2009 06:03 PM

Probably the nicest wood I have seen on a play table. Beautiful addition to the home.

-- Doug, woodworking in Alabama

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#6 posted 03-24-2010 10:18 PM

I love it – and am just a little jealous of the space you have to put such a thing. My son has my Brio set from when I was his age, it would be great to have table like this!

-- Darren

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#7 posted 05-03-2010 06:18 AM

My daughter’s is made of two-by fours, plywood and green deck screws.
I think yours wins:)

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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