Step 1: Trace the Bucket's Bottom

trace the bucket's bottom
Photo: Kristine Larsen
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Measure the diameter of the bucket's bottom. Using a ruler and compass, trace a circle with a diameter 1 to 2 inches smaller than the bottom.
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    Tools List

    • Natural Bristle Brush
      brush
    • pencil compass
      compass
    • jigsaw
      jigsaw
    • table vise
      vise
    • drill
      drill/driver
    • ratchet wrench
      ratchet

    Shopping List

    1. 3 Cast-iron Bathtub Feet, from salvage yards like Zaborski Emporium

    2. Clear Polyurethane

    3. Galvanized-tin Flower Bucket

    4. ¾-inch Plywood5. 2-inch Bolts with Nuts

    6. duct tape

    7. White Paint

    8. rag