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Forum topic by Billp posted 02-11-2008 04:31 PM 991 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-11-2008 04:31 PM

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Iam making my first box and it is also the first time I veneered anything. I used mdf as a core and was wondering if when it comes time to put the hinges on do you have to qlue them ? I dont think the screw will hold very good in the mdf. Help

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#1 posted 02-11-2008 04:48 PM

Hi Bill;

You really need to supply more information to get real help.


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#2 posted 02-11-2008 04:59 PM

As a newbie, I’d slather the screws with epoxy and glue the hinges on for good measure. Nothing like a touch of overkill! But let me defer to the more experienced people out there…

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