Measure, mark and cut the copper for the rack’s frame. Use the first cut length as a template for any multiple cuts. When you are measuring and marking, use a square to ensure the ends are flush. To cut the pipes, use a pipe cutter, which makes nice clean cuts without any burrs.
The cutting list for the 20mm copper pipe is:
- 530mm x 3 (top and bottom cross bars)
- 520mm x 4 (uprights)
- 135mm x 4 (top joining lengths)
- 220mm x 2 (base joining lengths)
- 20mm x 4 (base joining lengths)
Cut the 18mm plywood to the following length: