Cutting List (per mat)
44 x 10 mm pine cut into:
1 Using hardboard, trace and cut out a stencil with a jigsaw.
2 Glue together 8x 340mm planks to make a board and allow to completely dry.
3 Use your template to draw a star on the board.
4 Glue and nail the remaining 340mm plank across the star. Glue and nail the three 80mm planks on the other three points.
5 Wait until the glue is dry and cut out the star with the jigsaw. Lightly sand with 220-grit sandpaper.
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