• Modification to Southco Hinges

    5 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    Blog reader Paul Savoie of Ontario Canada says:
    "After viewing your latest video on " How to Make a Sketch Easel " I promptly ordered the friction hinges . They arrived a couple of days ago. After a bit of head scratching I figured out how to modify the hinges so that they can fully close for a standard installation. (No need to create a wedged hinge recess in order for the easel to close properly).
    "First, the dome of the round head bolt needs to be filed flat. Use a standard mill file, and elbow grease, with the bolt fully seated into the nut and held in a vice. Once the dome has been...
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