Wood Doors Winston Salem NC

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Piedmont Trim Shop and Rozettas Providence Products
(336) 761-5070
1045 Ivy Ave
Winston Salem, NC

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Bassett Gutters and MOre
(336) 788-3182
12640 Old US Hwy 52 South
Winston-Salem, NC
Budget Blinds of Kennersville
(866) 839-4770
4000 Hampton Rd
Clemmons, NC

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Galloni's Triad Door Svc
(336) 887-1612
101 Depot St
Jamestown, NC

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Home Depot #3641
(336) 744-2336
5721 University Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC
Piedmont Garage Doors
(336) 788-6621
4255 Glenn Hi Rd
Winston Salem, NC

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Original Triad Door Co
(336) 996-6547
117A East Bodenhammer Street
Kernersville, NC

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Jeld-Wen Inc
(336) 956-3055
647 Hargrave Rd Ste D
Lexington, NC

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The Home Depot
5721 University Parkway
Winston Salem, NC
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Home Depot #3610
(336) 659-1181
1000 Hanes Mall Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC
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Tiny Door Hinges- Advent Calendar

The Advent Calendar (or Christmas Countdown Calendar) prototype is well on its way. The dado jig worked perfectly! Unfortunately though, my pre-holiday merriment was disrupted when I started to work out the hinge details. The doors on this piece are just under 1.5″ x 1.5″. With 25 of them to attach to the frame, regular hinges are just out of the question. Aaron and I batted some ideas back and forth and it seems that the easiest thing to do right now is simply use two small pins, above and below each door to act was pivot points.

You can see in this image, our main concern is the size of the door and the location of the pin. Obviously the trick is making sure the door clears the frame and opens freely. Aaron did a great job putting together these two samples that show a 1/8″ diameter pin (left) and a 3/32″ diameter pin (right). In both cases, the pin needs to be set closer to the front of the door to help the door swing more “naturally”, similar to what we’d expect from a standard hinge.

So that’s the plan so far, and frankly I feel like there should be a better solution. If you don’t order the little dowel pins pre-made, you’re going to have to cut about 50 little pins yourself. That’s a pain in the nether regions! And the smooth action of the doors will depend on some precision drilling. Nothing that can’t be handled with a few jigs and a little patience, but its not quite as “sim...

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