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Seat boards and braces
Step 11: Fit the seat boards
Ft and inch version
Screw a seat support along the front The top and bottom frame member of a door or window (not the jamb). Cross member of panel doors or of a sash. Also the upper and lower member of a balustrade or staircase extending from one vertical support, such as a post, to another. The horizontal member of a fence. 1 1/4″ down from the top.
Measure between the front and rear rails, to determine the length of the seat boards. They should be approximately 20 1/2″ long.
Cut the seat boards out of 1 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ Timber, lumber. The hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees.
Millimeter measurements. version
Screw a seat support along the front rail 40mm down from the top.
Measure between the front and rear rails, to determine the length of the seat boards. They should be approximately 505mm long.
Cut the seat boards out of 145mm x 45mm wood.
You will need 9 boards. One may need to be ripped down in order to fit.
Cut the seat boards and fit them, but first apply a run of glue along the seat supports.
To secure with nails or screws. by way of screwing from underneath – through the seat supports into the seat boards.
Step 12: Fit the shaped braces
Fix the shaped braces under the side rails against the front and rear legs.
Glue and A short nail with a large flat head used for securing roofing felt, plasterboard, sheet metal to wood etc. them.
Once the shaped braces have been fixed in place, you can take off the holding clamps.