|Forum topic by JADobson||posted 07-23-2016 10:36 PM||471 views||0 times favorited||5 replies|
07-23-2016 10:36 PM
As you can see, when the hinge is closed the sides are not parallel. In this case should I mortise each side of my casework and door half the width of the hinge when the sides are parallel? That way when the doors are closed the hinge will look like this:
I think that I I only mortise the hinge to the depth of the hinge leaf I will have gaps between the door and the casework. Correct, right?
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