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Cool Hinge Project #4: Finishing The Project

12-01-2011 03:44 AM by Laserdude | 4 comments »

Another day is gone, and it is back into the shop for the evening…................ We have sanded our stem hinges, and it is time to make the hinges functional. Before we drill the rod into the hinges, I verify how I want the cover to open. In this project I want the cover to open a little more than 90° so the cover won’t flop over on it’s own when the cover is opened. This requires a little more thought when completing the final step for making these hinges. I start out with a dry fit of the assembly. Once I am satisfied with the appearance it is time to drill & set the rod. I use a small common nail that measures .048 Ø with the micrometer. In orde...

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