It’s best to pre-paint or stain both sides of the ply sheet first. Cut the holding tabs on the six cross beams (parts 1
) and glue and glue in pairs. Glue these three beams across the bottom 3 boards as indicated by '2' in the diagram. When the glue is dry, trim of the holding tabs at position '3'. run a bead of glue along the top of the beams and place the top 7 boards on top as shown by '4' in the diagram. finally, trim of the holding tabs at location '5' to complete the pallet.