Step 1: Cutting the Pices

With a jigsaw, circular saw it a basic hand saw cut out all the pieces required. Use the picture to judge how big they are.

Step 2: Sanding

Sand each individual price with 130 then 80 grit sandpaper either by hand or with an electric sander.

Step 3: Glueing/screwing Drilling

Drill holes in each support that need to be drilled and then glue the required pieces together and then drill some pilot holes and counter sink them. Screw them together.

Step 4: Finilizing

Push the threaded rod into the pre-drilled holes and and widgets on either end of the rods. Attach a nut on rather end as well as a butterfly bolt.



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    5 Discussions


    4 years ago

    I think I would like to use that arm to hold a needlework frame. I have been looking for a compact, portable device that could hold a needlework frame so that I could continue to embroider while recovering from hand surgery.


    4 years ago

    Thanks for the tips I'm new to this and not to see how to use it but I will add a few more pictures


    4 years ago on Introduction

    Hey, this looks nice!

    This would really benefit from some photos and description showing how you made it. Even a descriptive title and a little information in the intro would be great.

    It looks interesting, and I think people would like to see how it was made. Just a couple tips! :)