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Marking, cutting and drilling
Step 1. Cut the pieces:
Cut all the pieces out of 235mm x 19mm (3/4″ x 9 1/4″) and 90mm x 19mm (3/4″ x 3 1/2″) 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..
Refer to the cutting list (page 1) on the previous page for the lengths.
Once cut to length, the side pieces [a] and [d] then need to be shaped as shown in the plan (page 1) on the previous page.
You can use a bread The top or bottom horizontal framing member of the wall. with a diameter of about 194mm (7 3/4′) to mark the curves.
The curves can then be cut with a jig-saw.
Step 2. Mark and drill the screw hole:
Mark the positions of the rails on the side pieces and also mark the positions of the side pieces on the underside of the stool top [c] and tread [g].
Refer to the plan) on the previous page for placement and Any of the three linear measurements, length, breadth and depth..
Then drill all the screw holes within the marked areas as shown in the picture.
Make the hole diameters slightly bigger than the screw shanks.
Step 3. To secure with nails or screws. the stool sides to 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.:
Glue each end of the front rail [b] and lay it on a flat surface.
Position the two stool side pieces [a] either side of the rail.
Screw the two stool side pieces to the rail.