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door hinge

What is the best word to use for a door hinge?
My dictionary gives 2 - charnière and gond.

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Re: door hinge

une charnière

un gond
(that's the one you need)

Clair
En Deuil - 8 Nov. 16

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Re: door hinge

charnière is more like a conventional hinge with screws in door and frame with a gond the door is hung like a window shutter.

Try google images and you'll get thousands.


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Re: door hinge

To think that Pachapapa and I both came up with the same suggestion within a minute of each other... Confused [8-)]
I am seriously starting to worry...Cry Out [:'(]

Clair
En Deuil - 8 Nov. 16

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Dalai Lama


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Re: door hinge

thanks to you both Smile [:)]

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