DIY Forum

 

Ultimate Handyman Ultimate Handyman Ultimate Handyman Ultimate HandymanUltimate Handyman on Pinterest

 

DIY Forum/Home improvement advice forum

 

 

A-Z CONTENTS | DISCLAIMER | DIY VIDEO | HOME | SAFETY FIRST | FORUM RULES

It is currently Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:48 am
Visit Thermo worx


Time zone: Europe/London




 

 


Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 20 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
PostPosted: Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:26 pm 
Offline
Pro Carpenter
User avatar

Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2006 10:11 pm
Posts: 19591
Location: redhill surrey an auld reekie laddie
Has thanked: 632 times
Been thanked: 1788 times
you cant do it without reducing the top edge off the door or removing part off the frame to give clearence
there may be some very fancy and probably very expensive hinges i dont know about :lol: :dunno:

_________________
we are all ------------------still learning


Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on DiggShare on DeliciousShare on Google+
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:42 pm 
Offline
Pro Carpenter
User avatar

Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2006 10:11 pm
Posts: 19591
Location: redhill surrey an auld reekie laddie
Has thanked: 632 times
Been thanked: 1788 times
having said that long throw or parliament hinges are used to give face clearence on normal doors

_________________
we are all ------------------still learning


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:43 pm 
Offline
Senior Member

Joined: Fri Jan 20, 2006 5:51 pm
Posts: 7305
Location: Essex
Has thanked: 431 times
Been thanked: 1468 times
Ahh yes, I recall now the doors I did were hinged on the long side and that is why I advised Blakey when he was doing it. If I had looked at the photos properly I would have sussed that :oops:

DWD

_________________
Painting with BIN


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:49 pm 
Offline
Pro Carpenter
User avatar

Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2006 10:11 pm
Posts: 19591
Location: redhill surrey an auld reekie laddie
Has thanked: 632 times
Been thanked: 1788 times
dewaltdisney wrote:
Ahh yes, I recall now the doors I did were hinged on the long side and that is why I advised Blakey when he was doing it. If I had looked at the photos properly I would have sussed that :oops:

DWD

its easily done we have all done it :lol:
we so concentrate on the main issue and the solution that the secondary normally unimportant issue gets overlooked :scratch:

_________________
we are all ------------------still learning


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:06 pm 
Offline
Senior Member
User avatar

Joined: Wed Feb 29, 2012 3:41 pm
Posts: 1383
Location: Wiltshire
Has thanked: 145 times
Been thanked: 206 times
"I got round it the same way DWD said, took door off and planed top inside edge to a taper without touching the top of the door, so it didn't show when the door is shut."

Yep, me too.

_________________
When all you have is a hammer, every problem is a nail.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 20 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2


Similar topics
   

Time zone: Europe/London


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Visit Hilti


 

 

 

News News Site map Site map SitemapIndex SitemapIndex RSS Feed RSS Feed Channel list Channel list
ultimatehandyman privacy policy

Contact

 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group

phpBB SEO