Train bed | w/added Trundle

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Project by Chris Davis posted 12-30-2015 11:35 AM 648 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a train bed that I built. I’ve built of few of them but this was the first time to add a trundle. Since I did the trundle I changed up the wheel detail a little. Normally I use vinyl graphic for the wheel. On this one I made them more three dimensional and attached them to the faced of the trundle.

Also there was no room for the ladder so I made the “wheel push rods” in a way that they could be used as the ladder.

This bed was finished in November 2015, using MDF, Poplar, and bending lauon.

More info see: Train Bed

Building Pictures
Train bed ready for finish

cutting front circle

Building top

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#1 posted 12-30-2015 11:47 AM

I would have no preblem keep it for myself and sleep in it insted a kid.Awesome built and coloured. Front light is the top.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 12-30-2015 12:33 PM

Awesome I love it, I wish I could have and get to your skill level

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#3 posted 12-30-2015 12:50 PM

Very creative! No doubt that the recipient of this project will love it.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#4 posted 12-30-2015 02:15 PM

Way cool. I have a grandson who would luv this

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#5 posted 12-30-2015 03:55 PM

It’s very creative. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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