Installing Euro-Style Cup Hinges
Simple layout and a dedicated jig make it easy to hang a cabinet door and fine-tune the fit
Euro-style cup hinges are a great choice of hardware when installing cabinet doors in kitchens, shop furniture, and built-in cabinetry. In this video, Phoenix woodworker Marc Spagnuolo walks through the installation process during the construction of his Dead-Flat Assembly Table.
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