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Fitting hinges to a box seems to require a lot of time and a broad vocabulary. This is probably why they aren’t used in normal carpentry very much.

Another discovery today, was that soft leather stretches under pressure, so my carefully made strap needed shortening as it turned out to be entirely ineffective for holding the lid up.

I would like to point out the mess is not normal, but I’d be lying…