How to build Lectern / Podium

How to build Lectern / Podium

Here are the measurements for the main parts of the lectern. i don’t give the sizes for the trim pieces or he face frames because those need to be cut to fit for your project. they may vary slightly from mine. all these pieces listed are made from 3/4″ plywood. All measurements are in inches.

Carcass front – 33×20
carcass sides 1 and 2 – 33×11 1/4
carcass shelves 1,2,and3 – 11 1/4×18 1/2
carcass base 25×20
top sides 1 and 2 – 9×20 these need an angle cut by measuring 4″ up on one side and on the opposite perpendicular side measuring over 4″ and cutting out the resulting triangle
top front 9×25
top bottom 25×16 9/16
top back – 1 15/16×25
top top front – 25×3 this one need a bevel cut on the long side
top lid – 25×16 7/16 this one also needs a bevel cut on one long side

the trim pieces and frames are made from 1x4s

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