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How do you make hinges?

Tim McCreights book The Metalsmith's book of Boxes and Lockets is loaded with information on hinge construction. It's a metalsmithing book, not a metal clay book, but the mechanical principals are the same.  

Celie Fago has a chapter in PMC Techniques (UK) or PMC Technic (US) by Tim McCreight on hinges.

The Makins extruder has an adaptor that extrudes tubes. This can be used to make hinge knuckles.


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