Originally Posted by John Downey
John - Yes, mortised hinges are certainly an option though my concern was for the weight of the door with shelves holding saving cream, etc. pulling on the hinge. If I understand it correctly the force exerted on the screws would be more tensile than shear (hope I'm using the correct terms ). Granted, the mortise would support the hinge for shear , but would it provide any support for stress more along the axis of the screws?
Originally Posted by Jesse Cloud
Jesse - wow. Those are some healthy looking hinges. I'll have to play with that idea and maybe do a mock-up.
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