It looks like the Latin cross, but has two smaller lines-one straight across the top of the cross for the inscription above Christ's head, and one slanted near the base to symbolize his footrest.
Attach the arms to the footrest ends by screwing the 3/8 inch screws through the nylon washers into the footrest.
If you are putting the armchair in a formal sitting room, you may opt not to have a footrest.
Underneath the platform are a number of springs attached to an elevated footrest or pedal.
As my child got older, the reclining seat and adjustable footrest became more of an issue.
You will also need to decide whether you want an armchair with an ottoman, or footrest.
Create arms for the footrest by cutting two 14-inch lengths of aluminum tubing.
To create the footrest for the chair, cut an 8 x 18 inch section of plywood.
Cassie tapped her boot toe against the footrest and shifted restlessly in the seat while the men exchanged greetings.