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Forum topic by Walt M. posted 04-21-2010 02:58 PM 1186 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Walt M.

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04-21-2010 02:58 PM

I would like to buy some quality hinges for a jewelry box I’m making. I’ve looked at Brusso hinges and some places like Rockler and Woodcraft but I don’t know about the quality. I saw a place that sold extruded brass hinges but I can’t remember where. Got any ideas.

Thanks for your input.

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#1 posted 04-21-2010 03:05 PM

Lee Valley has quite the catelog, both in print (243 pages) and online. Lots of selection. Not sure if it’s competative pricing though.

-- Mike - Antero's Urban Wood Designs

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#2 posted 04-21-2010 03:15 PM

Hi Cherry Tree Toys would be my recomendation. Good quality and rather inexpensive, I got a 100 5/8X1/2 for around 17.00. Here is a link to the hinge page

-- Ray

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#3 posted 04-21-2010 04:10 PM

thanks will check them out

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#4 posted 04-21-2010 04:29 PM


I, too, use Lee Valley whenever possible.

However, I’ve been buying and collecting used and vintage hardware for my projects. There are several dealers in my area that specialize in selling reclaimed hardware. My customers have shown a willingness to pay extra for unique hardware.

-- 温故知新

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#5 posted 04-21-2010 06:19 PM

For jewelry boxes you can’t beat Brusso. They are the finest hinges made IMO. Their products are made from fully machined brass and steel and have absolutely zero slop or play in them. I have used them for years and have never been disappointed, except in the price – they are expensive!

-- Wag more, bark less.

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#6 posted 04-21-2010 07:57 PM

You could always rely on good ole google! Just google “buy jewelry hinges” – First few results are great, just checked! :)

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#7 posted 04-21-2010 10:10 PM

Huh, this must be hinge day! Horton may have something for you.

-- -- Chuck S.

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