Do-It-Yourself Kits

The do-it-yourself kit covers the entire manufacturing process from start to finish. Included is an infant coffin and casket, which you can use as an example to make your own. The training videos and manuals will also guide you through the entire manufacturing process.

Summary of the Kit

  • A number 2 infant coffin with lid
  • Seven templates (patterns used to make the jigs)
  • A complete 28 page coffin manual - see index here
  • A number 2 infant casket
  • A 12-page casket manual including diagrams, photos and sizes
  • COFFIN TRAINING VIDEOS
  • How to make the jig | Preparing side panels
  • Fitting the side panels | Head and toe inserts
  • Fitting the floor panel | Making the lid
  • Fitting the skirtings | Important notes
  • CASKET TRAINING VIDEOS
  • Making the main box | Fitting the skirtings
  • Fitting the lid frame | Fitting the hinges
  • Fitting the lid & support | Important notes
  • OTHER
  • Templates for the coffin side panel ends
  • Business package to kickstart your business
  • List of existing manufacturers
  • List of wood and other suppliers

  • The cost to send the kit via time freight courier:
    • Coffin & Casket Kit - R 300.00
    • This is payable over and above the costs quoted above. We no longer make use of the post office for kits.
    Please note that we do not accept liability for any losses or damage during transit. The kit will be ready 5 working days after payment is received and cleared.

    PAYMENT
    Payment by way of cash or electronic transfer is to be made before the D.I.Y kit will be released. Due to fraudulent activities we no longer accept cheques.

    SUMMARY OF COSTS
    • Coffin & Casket Kit - R 2,500.00