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#1 posted 12-28-2018 02:58 AM


I was just looking at something similar on the Rockler site- a cedar chest hinge. I don t think it will lift enough to clear the overhang/edge of the top though. From what I was reading the top needs to be flush with the back for this type of hinge. I ll keep looking. Thanks again!

- ravensrock

That’s what I meant about shopping for the right dimensions. The one pictured says a max 3/8” overhang on the lid. Probably not enough for you, but I’d wager there are hinges that can do the 5/8 or 3/4” you need.

Anyway, best of luck. I’m sure you’ll figure it out.

-- Half of what we read or hear about finishing is right. We just don’t know which half! — Bob Flexner


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