The progression of photos on this page illustrate how the faux butt hinge
works: (1) the cabinet without the butt hinge
; (2) the cabinet interior showing the concealed hinge; (3) peeling the protective cover off the EuroButt II hinge; (4) applying the EuroButt II hinge against the door face; (5) pressing the EuroButt IIPSDA tape into place; (6) setting the nail; (7) the EuroButt II with the nail set into the countersunk hole; (8) the EuroButt II hinge is in place and the door is installed with the concealed hinge; (9) a view from the outside, with the partially opened door; (10) the EuroButt II hinge with the door fully closed.
6 x 5/8" hex head screws 4 Bolt retch 1 3-1/2" x 3-1/2' door butt hinges
3 2" x 3" hinges 1 pr.
If using butt hinges
for a gate that opens in, attach them to the stile and post, using a chisel to cut insets.
You'll also need eight 1/2-by 2-inch mending plates (shown below); nine 1 1/2-inch brass butt hinges
, available at hardware stores; and a drill, a screwdriver, craft glue or a glue gun, sharp pruning shears, two semitransparent wood stains, acrylic-base satin-finish varnish, and highlight paint (optional).
FDB's Rocfast service covers all products encompassed in their profile - this includes: budget locks, camlocks, compression locks, knob locks, rod locks, spanner locks, waterproof locks, toggle latches, concealed hinges, flush hinges, butt hinges
, lift-off hinges, 'piano' hinges, stainless hinges, weld-on hinges, earth bars/busbars, flush handles, grab handles, lever handles, tee handles, paddle handles, padlocks, support stays and seals/gaskets.
. Pine boards tend to warp, so to keep the doors flat, screw several 2-in.
Cut the seat an inch wider than the box base, and fit using 2 inch butt hinges
. For the MDF floor tiles, make a template the exact size you want your tiles, and mark out your sheet of 12 mm MDF.
6 sheets 3/4-inch plywood 4 6-foot-long 2-by-2s 24 T-nuts for 3/8-inch bolts 24 21/4-inch machine bolts 2 butt hinges
for door 1 1/4-inch woodscrews 2-inch finishing nails Wood glue
Mount the doors with four butt hinges
, and install latches and handles, and if desired, pneumatic door closers.
Two 2-inch butt hinges
under the top's front (or bottom) lip allow it to tilt up.