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A letter holder is not only practical but can also adorn a passage, entry or other suitable wall and it is relatively easy to make.
This letter holder allows letters from the A box at or near a dwelling for the occupant’s mail. to be sorted and stored into individual pockets awaiting collection from different family members. As well, car key hooks along the bottom of the letter holder will help ensure that the letters will be seen by the people they are intended for. Below is a Materials List and required tools list.
On subsequent pages there are step-by-step instructions accompanied by photos and detailed plans.
1 of 600mm x 600mm (2ft x 2ft) Any broad, thin surface. of 4.5mm (3/16″) thick A special type of tempered hardboard with a fine, smooth finish. MDF is used in cabinet making., A piece of wood made of three or more layers of wood veneer laminated together with glue. or similar type A sheet that forms a distinct flat and rectangular section or component. A transparent panel used to fill a framed section of a window. A piece of sawn, or dressed lumber of greater width than thickness. Usually 19mm (3/4") to 38mm (1 1/2") thick and 75mm (3") or more wide.. (Specifications allow for a bit of wastage.)
1 of 2000mm (80″) length of 45mm x 19mm (3/4″x 1 1/2″) Timber, lumber. The hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees. (Specifications allow for a bit of wastage.)
50 panel pins (i.e. small thin nails 25mm (1″) long.)
15 wood screws 38mm (1 1/2″) long.
5 key hooks.
A bit of PVA wood glue and some sandpaper.
A drawing of all the parts can be seen (page 4)
Hammer Hand saw Jig-saw Carpenter’s pencil Measuring tape Drill Drill bit (slightly thicker than the screw The nail not including the head.)