## Is there a 1/4 overlay hinge?

Amerock | Double Demountable Cabinet Hinge | 1/4 inch (6 mm) Overlay Hinge | Satin Nickel | 2 Pack | Self-Closing Hinge | Cabinet Door Hinge.

## How do I know what size overlay hinge I need?

Another way to look at door overlay: If your door is 30″ wide and the opening is 28″ wide then then you could calculate your overlay as 30 minus 28 divided by 2 equals 1″. Divided by two because the overlay is measured on one edge, the hinged edge of the door.

What does 3/4 inch overlay hinge mean?

If your cabinets are designed for full overlay, it means that the doors completely overlap the opening on all four sides. The correct determination for full overlay is typically 3/4 inch on all sides.

### What is a partial overlay hinge?

“Half crank” or partial overlay hinge The partial overlay hinge is very similar to the inset hinge but is set back from the edge a little further than inset allowing the edge of the door to overlay the case partially. Use these for partial overlay doors.

### What does 1/2 inch overlay hinge mean?

1/2″ overlay hinges are the most common overlay of cabinet hinge. These are used in face frame cabinets where the door covers a 1/2″ of the face frame all the way around the cabinet door. 1/2″ overlay hinges are the most common overlay of cabinet hinge.

How much space do you need between full overlay cabinet doors?

Make sure you have at least 1/4″ reveal (gap between doors). If you go less than 1/4″, then you may run into problems with the operation of the doors. Some cabinets may have stile and rail widths that vary from one part of the cabinet to another.

## What does overlay mean on hinges?

The overlay is the amount or distance that the cabinet door overlaps the cabinet opening on the hinge side of the door. Normally, this distance is the same on both sides of the cabinet opening and will range from 3/8″ to 1-9/16″.

## What is the difference between a full overlay hinge and a half overlay hinge?

Full overlay hinges are used for individual cabinets or cabinets on either end of a row of cabinets. Half or Partial overlay hinges are used for a pair of cabinet doors in the middle of a row of cabinets where two doors have their hinges mounted on opposite sides of a shared middle partition.