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Outdoor Movie Screen

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You'll Need –

A 9-by-5-foot black cloth

A 9-by-5-foot white cloth

Carpet Tape

PVC Pipe in the following lengths:

9 feet

5 feet (x2)

4.5 feet (x2)

3 feet (x9)

90° Elbow connectors (x2)

T-Junction connectors (x6)

Instructions –

1. Against a flat surface (e.g., floor or grass), start with assembling the top left corner of the outdoor movie screen. Using one (1) 90° Elbow connector that is laying flat on the floor, join one (1) 5-foot and 9-foot PVC pipe together. The 5-foot pipe should be inserted into the bottom opening, while the 9-foot pipe should be inserted into the upper opening.

2. Next assemble the top right corner of the outdoor movie screen. Use one (1) 90° Elbow connector to connect to the other end of the 9-foot PVC pipe. Join the base of the elbow connecter with another 5-foot PVC pipe.

3. Next, form the bottom border of the movie screen. Start with assembling the bottom right corner. Attach a T-Junction connector to the end of the 5-foot PVC pipe. Connect 4.5-foot PVC pipe to the middle opening on the T-Junction. Lastly, connect one (1) 3-foot PVC pipe to the bottom opening of the T-Junction.

4. Next, assemble the bottom left corner. Attach a T-Junction connector to the end of the 5-foot PVC pipe (left side of projector). Connect 4.5-foot the middle opening on the T-Junction. Lastly, connect one (1) 3-foot PVC pipe to the bottom opening of the T-Junction.

5. After this, assemble the bottom middle of the movie screen. Using one (1) T-Junction connect the 4.5-foot pipes from the bottom left corner and the bottom right corner together. Connect one (1) 3-foot PVC pipe to the middle opening on the T-Junction. Lastly, connect one (1) T-Junction via its middle opening, to the bottom of the 3-foot PVC pipe.

6. Next, complete the legs of the movie screen. Connect one (1) 3-foot PVC pipe on either side of the openings on the T-Junction that is attached to the bottom of the previous 3-foot PVC pipe. Connect one (1) 3-foot PVC pipe to each of the remaining T-Junction openings on the other two legs.

7. Adhere carpet tape along the four outside edges of the movie frame formed by the top half of the structure. Secure the 9-by-5-foot white cloth to one face of the frame, covering one entire side of the rectangular space while leaving room on the strips of carpet tape. Then secure the 9-by-5-foot black cloth to the back side of the frame.