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A couple years ago I made this toy box for friends. There is a seat, a table and some levers so the kids can run the train.
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#1 posted 06-22-2011 03:08 PM
Great job!! I have some grand children that would love one.
-- Jack, Albuquerque
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#2 posted 06-22-2011 04:44 PM
THAT’S AN AMAZING IDEA!
I bet their kids will love it for years!
-- People are like tea bags. You find out how strong they are when you put them in hot water. -Eleanor Roosevelt
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#3 posted 09-12-2011 04:02 PM
Did you do it from your own thoughts or do you have a plan for this,It is whatI looking for except I would line it with ceder.
#4 posted 09-13-2011 02:28 AM
Grandpaj,The entire project was done on the fly so no plans exist, I think the box was 36L X 18W x 24H not counting the barrel top. The cab was about 22 sq by 48 high. The levers are spring loaded so the always return to home. I was lucky that the parents agreed to do all the painting! The first 2 two weeks he had breakfast, lunch and dinner sitting at the controls :) and I was real glad I didn’t have to hear the bell or his little whistle ;) I hope that helps, let me know if you need anything else and I hope to see yours here.
One last thing, I didn’t put any lid stays on this but should have….. no squished fingers reported after 2 years but I will feel bad if it happens.
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#5 posted 02-21-2012 05:48 AM
What a great project, Bet he has as much fun playing in it as you had building it. Very nice job.
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