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Create a painted wooden umbrella stand

The Umbrella Stand is without a doubt the most important accessory of any entrance. The one that we propose to realize here will not require you more than half a day of work, without any complicated material.

Necessary material

  • Jigsaw
  • Drill
  • Bell saw
  • Screwdriver
  • Metre

Cut out the cheeks

Cut out the cheeks

1. Using a jigsaw cut the cheeks of the racks and those of the box. Diagrams of the umbrella stand: N° 1, N° 2, N° 3.
The list of materials needed to make the umbrella stand:

LandmarksRoomsNumberDimensions (in mm)
1Back1950x500x15
2Play4120x120x15
3Sides of the box2150x120x15
4Bottom of the box1470x100x15
5Front of the box1470x95x15
6Round bar1550x25ø
6Round bar1270x25ø
7journals6100x12ø

It is necessary to have also screw, nails, of the glue, of the'coating and some painting.

Drill the cheeks with the hole saw

Drill the cheeks with the hole saw

2. Drill the hole saw, in the cheeks, the holes (25 mm ø) for the round bar.

Drill the bottom

Drill the bottom

3. Racks and box being screwed from the back, drill in the bottom the necessary holes.

Screw the cheeks of the racks

Screw the cheeks of the racks

4. Screw the cheeks of the racks from the back. Two screws are sufficient.

Drill in the bottom panel

Drill in the bottom panel

5. Dig a number of blind holes (4 or 2) in the bar and drill the same number of holes (12 mm ø) into the bottom panel.

Set up the trunnion pieces

Set up the trunnion pieces

6. Install the trunnion pieces from the back. They come exactly in the prepared holes in the bar. Glue the holes and the pins.

Put the box in place

Put the box in place

7. The box (assembled by gluing and nailing) is screwed, like the cheeks, from the back.

Place the small plastic boxes

Place the small plastic boxes

8. Carefully coat all surfaces before painting. Place small plastic boxes to collect water dripping from umbrellas. Their size conditions that of the wooden case.

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