My John Deere night stand

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Project by Gene Lair posted 03-17-2013 02:16 AM 2084 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I kind of copied our night stand for size and made a door that would accept these upright metal sign 12 1/2 inch wide by 16 inches high . And I put a piece of 1/4 in. plywood backer board for stffness behind the metal sign. The backer board is held in place with picture framing darts or you could use a small finnish nail or you could glue a small piece of wood but then you would not be able to change it . They have a movable shelf in them and oil finnish polyurethane . Gene

-- Gene

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#1 posted 03-17-2013 02:46 AM

Model A??

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#2 posted 03-17-2013 02:57 AM

Nice night stand.

Can’t tell what model JD tractor from the pic, but it may be. I’ve worked on those old long-stroke johnny-poppers, but it’s been over 37 years ago. I have a little more experience with 4010/4020s…but still from that era. Enclosed cabs with A/C, FM radio and GPS nowadays…jeez. Next it’ll plow the furrows and plant the seeds…and harvest without a person in it.

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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#3 posted 03-17-2013 03:01 AM

Jack it is amazing what tractors will do with no help from us these days.

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#4 posted 03-17-2013 04:38 AM

Yea, bring back the 50’s

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#5 posted 03-20-2013 02:06 PM

Like it. Beautiful nightstands and a great way to display beautiful signs.

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