Child's Stove

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Project by sheetzy posted 203 days ago 1051 views 9 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this child-size stove out of pine for my granddaughter. It features removable burners with a burner handle, a removable oven rack, two open storage shelves on the right size, a storage area with a lift-up lid on the left side, a storage area with a pull-down door at the top, a drawer under the oven, and two storage areas with pull-open doors next to the oven. I loved working on this project, and my granddaughter has enjoyed countless hours playing with it. Hopefully, she will pass this down to her children one day.

-- Sheetzy

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#1 posted 203 days ago

Friggn awesome and so cute…very lucky kid!!!

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#2 posted 203 days ago



I am old enough to remember when this kind of stoves were everywhere! The rural NW North Dakota areas of the late 40’s early 50’s were without electricity and most kitchens had stoves of that design!

Very nicely done!

-- just rjR

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#3 posted 203 days ago

Wonderful piece, reminds me of an old wood stove for the kitchen

-- Norman

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#4 posted 203 days ago

Very nicely done, and ever so cute!

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#5 posted 203 days ago

That is fantastic. You’ve built an heirloom for sure. Nicely done.

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#6 posted 203 days ago

That is an awesome job on that old time stove!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 203 days ago

I’d love to have a six-burner stove. So, can you make me one? Which burner has the pot underneath for heating the water? LOL

No wonder your granddaughter loves playing with it! Thanks for sharing.


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#8 posted 203 days ago

Oh that’s really nice. What tickness pine did you use?

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#9 posted 203 days ago

Very clever design and excellent execution of the “wood” stove! Favorited for my granddaughter.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#10 posted 203 days ago

Very cool stove, it looks great, the wood, finish and design…awesome..thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#12 posted 203 days ago

nice job

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#13 posted 203 days ago

That is really cute and you did a fine job on it. Your Granddaughter will love it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#14 posted 203 days ago

Very nice. I hope when you gave it to her that the first words out of your mouth were “Don’t light it!” HA!

-- "Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art." Frank LLoyd Wright

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#15 posted 203 days ago

That is just too cool. Very nice.

-- Magnolia, Texas

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