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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 04:54 PM Thread Starter
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Hinge for rear glove box

-I was planning to use a piano hinge for my rear glove box between the rear seats but just realized it would not allow the door to clear the carpet when opened.
- I may need to resort to cabinet hinges like edwardb used for his dash glove box.
-Thoughts?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 05:10 PM
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I bought a 4 inch wide piano hinge from McMaster, and then put a 90 degree bend in one side, so that there was about a 1/2 inch offset.

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About $30.00 if I remember correctly.
Don't remember just what these are supposed to fit, but work great for what your wanting to do. and will leave the door flush with the wall.
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I think that this style will work for your glovebox. It moves the door away as it opens. Used this on my dash glovebox - had to drill the holes to mount it. It is available in stainless steel.
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