olive knuckle hinges
Sometimes a new hinge just isn’t made like the old one – take a look at this situation the new hinges are on the left and the old hinges are on the right. Take note on how the new deltana hinge has actually pulled and bent from its’ lower leaf. The old rixon hinge is ready for another 100 years – even the tasteful screw placement is appealing. Remember in previous entries how we have discussed slotted vs. phillips screws – this is a great chance to see them side by side.