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A Folding Dining Table

An elegant dining solution for a small cabin

by Kevin D. Porter

Posted: August 20, 2012
Tags: K. Aage Nielsen, table

A folding saloon tableK. Aage Nielsen designed this sensible table in 1954. It lives in a bulkhead-mounted case; to set it up, lift the table, drop its leg, unfold the leaf, and sit down to dinner. Fold and stow it again, and there’s room to move about the cabin.

See bonus content for this article. Kevin Porter explains how the table operates in the video.

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