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replacing hinges

We are trying to replace the hardware on our kitchen cabinets which are about 30 years old. The hinges are 3/8 offset hinges and the new ones of the same size don't fit. Anyone have any experience with this?

Re: replacing hinges

What do you mean they don't fit?


Re: replacing hinges

There are more than one type used in 60s-80s. I bet you got the wrong one. I remember years ago I had a hell of a time getting one hinge.

Take a hinge down from a cabinet door, take it to the store to match. If you still don't have your hinge, try the stores on line.

Re: replacing hinges

Thanks for input . We had gotten liberty hinges and they didn't fit the same holes. In fact they come out about 1/2 inch further . We got the exact same hinge in amerock and they fit perfectly. I didn't realize the brand would make so much difference.

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