The final step is attaching the legs of the stage. Rave Rover - Mobile Dance Stage: Rave Rover was designed and built to be a portable dance platform for parties, raves, and any other trouble we can get into! DIY: Use Applicasa for your early-stage mobile app development by Jack Wallen in DIY IT Guy , in Data Management on March 12, 2012, 3:34 AM PST

Center the wood 48” from the end of the 8’ 2x4. (I made things like this for photography staging; rock solid.). She holds a Bachelor of Arts in theater, television and film with a minor in communications and political science. I was thinking of placing 2x3 steel tubing, at 24" intervals across the rails from front to rear, and adding 3/4" plywood over the top creating a deck. A good solution would be to attach four equal pieces of 2-by-4 inch boards on hinges in each corner of the sections. If you are planning on taking your show on the road, you may end up performing places where there is no stage. Consider the means you will have to transport it and the manpower you will have available on site. I have an old mobile home frame that I think would work well for the basic platform, but would need to construct 2 fold down wings. Click on another answer to find the right one... Nope! Not exactly! 5) One of the common ways I've seen DIY stages done is with threaded pipe flanges screwed to each corner of the stage sections, buy pre-cut sections of threaded pipe at your local big-box home improvement store. I will go into as much detail as I can explaining the entire build process, and where to find parts and other accessories. Once your app reaches the 100,000 user mark, you can transition your plan over to one of Applicasa's paid plans, which start at $199.00 per month. Coffin locks are actually how the Bil-Jax decks lock together. Make sure the holes are deep enough for the bolt head and a washer. Now that all of your objects and tables are created (and you're satisfied they are correct), click the Build Database button, and Applicasa will begin the process of building the database. Here are the five steps you need to follow to start using Applicasa: For the registration process, you are required to provide your name, email, and company and to agree to the EULA. It will likely be heavier than commercial portable staging, but you can build it with items all easily found at your local home improvement store. Cut a glow stick and shake the contents into a jar. I have WAY more experience (ow ow ow OW!!) How to Build a Simple and Sturdy Stage Platform. Works great. That means it will need to be broken down and assembled when it is on site. The amount of each item will vary by the number of platforms you need, but basic construction consists of 4-by-8-foot platforms. wikiHow is where trusted research and expert knowledge come together. She began writing online instructional articles in June 2009. These are called countersink holes and will make it so your bold heads are flush with the surface of the wood and not sticking out, which wouldn't allow you to attach multiple platforms together. …. All you need are a few actors, props, costumes and a place to perform. Read on for another quiz question. Fasten the braces to the legs and frame with 3" wood screws. Stageline Mobile Stage Inc. is the leading designer and manufacturer of mobile hydraulic stage, mobile staging, portable stage and more for sale or for rent. Stage size: 1X1M,1x2m for each stage 2. Slide a washer on the 3” bolt and insert it into the holes. Anything more and you could risk a tall person smacking their head on the ceiling. Brian D. Taylor is the project editor for Pioneer Drama Service, a published playwright and a former drama teacher.