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Hey all!

I recently acquired a collection of Xacto House of Miniatures 1" scale kits. I've been putting together the dower chest, and am down to the last little bit. Unfortunately, it seems one of the hinges is defective, and won't close all the way. I've done a good bit of googling in an attempt to replace it, but most 1" scale hinges seem to be 10mm, but these hinges are more like 6mm. Any suggestions?

 

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I have successfully used wee strips of chamois I've cut for hinges on the 1:24 furniture I made for the Fairfields: 

kitchen.JPGpantry.JPG

the doughbox                                                                                                 and the doors under the window seat

and I also used chamois strips to hinge the doors on the Hoosier cabinet and the icebox.

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