Mounting Knife Hinges in Curved Doors
Learn how to mortise and mount tricky knife hinges into a curved cabinet
Knife hinges are tricky enough to install on a flat door, but adding a curved door into the mix is enough to make any intermediate woodworker scratch their heads. In this excerpt from Fine Woodworking senior editor Matt Kenney’s Video Workshop series on building a Bowfront Cabinet, you’ll learn how to easily and accurately install a beautiful knife hinge into a curved cabinet door. Kenney takes you through every step of the process—from marking and mortising, to tips on what screws to use and how to install them properly.