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Cedar Chest Hinge and Lid Support

Item #: 28217
$27.99
Pair In Stock

Overview

This classic chest hinge integrates a lid support, making it the ideal choice for a lid hinge on cedar chests, blanket chests or hope chests. Lid stays engaged at approximately 95°. Hinge is sturdily constructed from brass plated steel. Mounts to side of case and underside of flat lid. Includes one left and one right hinge, plus matching screws. Price per pair of hinges.

  • Combines hinge with lid support – saves you the expense of lid stays.
  • Compound action pushes lid up and rearward.
  • Stamped from brass-plated steel.
  • For use on flat-top lids only.
  • Not a soft-down support, not approved for toy boxes.
  • Rear overhang must not exceed 3/8".
  • Measures 3-1/4"W x 2-3/4"H x 3/8" thick.

Tech Spec

Brand Rockler
Weight (lbs) 0.6200
Finish Brass

Technical Details:

  • Combines hinge with lid support – saves you the expense of lid stays.
  • Top stays open at 95 degrees.
  • Includes one left and one right hinge and screws.
  • Compound action pushes lid up and rearward.
  • Stamped from brass-plated steel.
  • For use on flat-top lids only.
  • Not a soft-down support, not approved for toy boxes.
  • Rear overhang must not exceed 3/8".
  • Measures 3-1/4"W x 2-3/4"H x 3/8" thick.

What's included:

  • (1) left-hand chest hinge
  • (1) right-hand chest hinge
  • 1/2" x #7 flat-head brass screws

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Customer Reviews

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Cedar chest

James Posted October 6, 2014
Hinges worked perfectly. Very strong and sturdy. Also bought locks for my chest. Recommend using Rockler for everything!!!!!!

Very good quality hardware

Robert Posted June 7, 2014
This hardware is designed very well and the construction is very good. I have purchased several of these hinge/lid supports for chests I have built for people and have never had a problem with them. Additionally, I have a cedar chest that my Grandfather built back in the early 1940's with this exact same kind of hinge/lid support and after almost 75 years of use, the action is still free and strong and shows no signs of deterioration. I would STRONGLY recommend this product for purchase.

My project was to referbish a...

Guest from Blue Grass, IA Posted December 5, 2010
My project was to referbish a cedar chest that I built in shop clas back in 1955. one of the hinges was broken and I didn't think I had a chance of finding a n exact replcement.I went shop the internet and found Rockler Woodworking and sure enough there was the exact same hinge support.

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