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05-05-2019 02:49 PM
OBG65 Danin & Tom thanks for the input. I'm also thinking about using 4 stop hinges spaced out evenly.
05-05-2019 02:03 PM
tomp913 Maybe a quadrant hinge? I looked at them and din't see a load rating for the ones I looked at, may be a problem as this is not that small of a lid.
05-05-2019 12:18 PM
DaninVan You might also want to consider lid stays as well as the hinges. That's gonna hurt if (when?) that lid comes down on someone's hand!
05-04-2019 04:52 PM
OBG65 Thanks Stick
05-03-2019 08:48 PM
Stick486 Cut the lid from the box...
dull/antique piano....
four ornate knife hinges
05-03-2019 08:46 PM
OBG65
Hinge Recommendation

I'm building a presentation case for a friend that will have an item of sentimental value. The dimensions are 36" L x 11" W x 4"-5" H of 3/4" Mahogany or Cherry. What type of hinge would be appropriate for this project.

Additionally, would it be better to cut the lid from the box or build the lid separately.

Thanks for the assist on this.

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