Okay, the puppet team I have been thinking I am joining, keeps leaving me out of the loop. So I am thinking they are not wanting a new member right now. That's fine, but I have a couple ideas on my mind that I want to attempt to film. I even have one script! So, I need a stage. hmmmm....
Tada! Here's my plans
This can either be assembled 5' wide or about 10 1/2' wide depending on the need.
Here is what it looks like at 10 1/2':
And at 5' wide:
Here is a little closer detail of some of the joints, especially looking at whee I had to use 2 connected by a 2" long piece of pipe between them:
And it packs up nicely. One bag for the 5' setup. A second if I need the full 10 1/2'.