Supplies and resources needed to make a new soil sieve:
Now comes the tricky part-- attaching the hardware cloth. Flip the frame over so you have only wood (no framing corners) and attach the cut-to-fit hardware cloth to the frame using galvanized double pointed staples.
Two tips: 1) cut hardware cloth as close to inside as possible and mount so it doesn't come outside the wood-- this prevents snagging it on your clothes when carrying. 2) Hold staples with needle-nose pliers when nailing to save your fingers.
This one is build better than my old one. I'm thinking it will last for more than 30 years. That means I'll get to pass it to the next generation.