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Question on hinges on end grain

by Tito98
posted 02-22-2017 03:44 AM


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cutmantom

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#1 posted 02-22-2017 03:55 AM

Longer screw should work, be sure to drill a properly sized pilot hole

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Rich

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#2 posted 02-22-2017 05:49 PM



Longer screw should work, be sure to drill a properly sized pilot hole

- cutmantom

Agreed. Even if it did come loose, you can put some epoxy in the hole and run the screw back in.

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bondogaposis

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#3 posted 02-22-2017 06:52 PM

You could just add another hinge or go with piano hinge. Actually screws in end grain plywood hold just fine.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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Tito98

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#4 posted 02-23-2017 12:28 AM

Thank you all, my main concern was the door pulling out the screws and damaging the wood. Think I will go buy some longer matching screws

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