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Forum topic by zipmac22 posted 12-17-2017 12:34 AM 297 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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zipmac22

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12-17-2017 12:34 AM

I’m making a set of corn hole boards and looking for a way to keep them together when not being used. I’ve seen hinges that seperate from the “pin” that connect both base plates. One side of the base plate has a hook or claw that slips under the pin and holds the two base plate together. On the other end of the corn hole board I thought I’d put a couple of latches to hold the two halves together.

I have seen these hinges I’m looking for, but can’t seem to find anything like them on-line. If anyone has any suggestions that might work I’m open to any suggestions. Thanks!

-- Chris, Central Texas


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patron

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#1 posted 12-17-2017 12:44 AM

called ‘loose pin hinges’
used for storm shutters
see if some of these might work

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=loose+pin+hinge&ul_noapp=true

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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jerryminer

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#2 posted 12-17-2017 01:35 AM

Simpler than a loose pin hinge is a “separable hinge” AKA casket hinge. No parts to lose:

Separable Hinge

-- Jerry, making sawdust professionally since 1976

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