This casket kit includes all wood parts cut to size to build a simple rectangular casket with a two-piece removable lid. No sawing, power tools, or glue clamping is required. Kit includes instructions and screws and can be assembled in 30 minutes or less.
Interior (in): 76-1/2 x 24 x 15-3/8 Exterior (in): 78-1/2 x 26 x 16-3/4
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The wood parts are sanded to 100-grit, but sanding is one of those tasks that is never finished. Extra hands make for light work. Keep the natural pine as is, or finish with oil, varnish, paint, or any creative method that inspires you.
Casket Kit Contents
Edge-glued wood panels for a two-piece casket lid: 39-1/4 x 26 in.
Edge-glued wood panels for two long sides: 78 in. x 16 in.
Edge-glued wood panels for two ends: 24 in. x 16 in.
Edge-glued wood panel for casket floor: 76-1/2 in. x 24 in
100 square drive hi-lo thread pocket hole screws
You Will Need
#2 square driver bit, or Philips screw driver
4-8 oz. wood glue
1 piece of 80-grit sandpaper (optional)
Pillow and cushion set (optional)
Customize your casket
This plain pine box kit does not include handles. There are many different options to choose from. Popular options for this casket include thick cotton rope handles, bale handles, and swingbar handles.
Figure 1 - Use 22 feet of cotton rope for one continuous rope handle on all 4 sides. Drill 1-1/4 inch holes.
Figure 2 - The simple bale handles fasten on the outside with 4 wood screws.
Figure 3 - Swingbar handles are available in many colors and come in two styles--bolt-thru as pictured here, and as arm-and-adapter style that fasten to the outside wall with 2 screws.
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