Coffee Table Train Layout

Furniture & Lighting Technology
Coffee Table Train Layout

Jaxan of Sacramento, CA, built a N-scale model train into an Ikea “Liatorp” coffee table. [Via Ikea Hackers]

10 thoughts on “Coffee Table Train Layout

  1. Yuri Numerov says:

    I want one of those! I think I’m going to make one, but H0 scale… Good idea, very, very good idea!

  2. swag says:

    If it wasn’t for the coffee table, this magazine would not exist.

  3. Tru@TruTalesFeats says:

    What a clever idea! Apiece of artwork, yet could be played with if so desired.

  4. Alan says:

    Damn, I’ve been meaning to do this for years. Now that someone’s gone and beaten me to it, maybe I’ll finally get around to getting off my duff and building my own. My concept is to build the table as a box to allow some height (mountains, streams, etc.), and maybe go with a 2’x4′ footprint.

  5. Anonymous says:

    Think how cool it would be if someone did this in a conference table, meetings would be much more enjoyable with a little table action going down.

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