Flatlid Coffin

Flatlid coffin

The flatlid coffin can be made with cheap chipboard or supawood and then stained so it resembles hardwood, as per the image on the left.

Your own lucrative business:

  • Get the coffin and casket training manuals, business package & templates here
  • Attend a coffin and casket training course in Birchleigh, Kempton Park here
  • Purchase a do-it-yourself kit with templates, jig and pre-made coffin/casket here
  • Start your own marketing and distribution network here
  • Get the tutorial training videos here

Coffin and Casket Training Manuals

A short synopsis of the manual
  • Introduction
  • Tools and machinery
  • Required materials
  • Paints and oxides
  • Staining chipboard
  • Colour mixtures & recipes
  • Jig diagrams and blocks
  • Coffin measurements
  • Constructing a coffin
  • Panel pins and screws
  • Guidelines during construction
  • Coffin trimmings
  • Coffin skirtings
  • Oversized coffins
  • Positioning of handles
  • Legal requirements
  • Cutting guide for coffins
  • Cutting guide for jigs
  • Floor panel screws
  • Diagrams of coffin lids
  • Template sizes