Mak U-shaped Modern Coat Rack

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Make a U-shaped modern coat rack for your fireplace to create a modern accent piece elegant style. Place the cardboard on a flat work surface. Form a flexible rule curve to create a U-shape, which occupies the space of 12 by 12 inch square of cardboard. Trace along the curve rule to transfer curves in a U-shaped cardboard. This is the template for the shape of the platform.

Cut the u-shaped carton with a knife. Trace the shape of U on each sheet of plywood with a pencil. Put each sheet of plywood floor on the table of a band saw and cut the U shape of each sheet.  The stack 10 of U-shaped modern coat rack cuts plywood on top of the other. This is the rack assembly.

Apply wood glue between the panel and press together with your hands. Hold the set with two wooden pegs and let the glue dry for 24 hours. Remove the clamps. Sand the edges of the assembly with a fine grain sanding until the plywood is completely smooth. Clean the sanding dust with a tack cloth. Brush two even coats of shellac with natural bristle brush. Let the paint dry for 24 hours between coats modern coat rack.