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How to Cut a Hinge Mortise in a Door By Hand

Cutting in a hinge mortise in the edge of a door and frame is something most carpenter learn during their training. But If you want to install your door yourself then you will need to learn some woodworking skills.

Cutting a Hinge Mortise

Cutting in hinges is easy when you know how and that is why I have made a few videos to help you.

Cutting a mortise for a flap (butt) hinge
Chopping in a hinge with a chisel.
Cutting a hinge mortise with a router and jig

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