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What type of hinges needed

Postby Plumber » Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:20 pm

Hello

I'm building at ottoman the lid has a 10mm overlap on all four sides of the box

The rocker stay lid torsion hinge from the USA is suitable but too expensive

Any help on what type of hinge to use appreciated

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Re: What type of hinges needed

Postby promhandicam » Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:30 pm

Welcome. What angle do you want the lid to open to?

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Re: What type of hinges needed

Postby Plumber » Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:02 pm

Thanks for the reply
I'm hoping to open the lid to 90 degrees if possible

Thanks

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Re: What type of hinges needed

Postby promhandicam » Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:53 pm

A piano hinge with a stay would work.

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Re: What type of hinges needed

Postby Plumber » Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:34 pm

Thank you for the help

I'll try a piano hinge


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