Introduction: Magnetic Offset or Overlapping Hinge Joint Design

This is a design for a special hinge that I need for some projects I have in mind. It allows two or more panels to be joined together in a stronger than normal hinge configuration and using one or magnets to lock the panels in position.

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Stefanv10 (author)2015-12-17

Very cool! Somewhat similar to a hinge I made:

https://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Hinge-With-3D-Printing/

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JimRD (author)Stefanv102015-12-17

Wow, your instructable is a nice application of magnets.
That looks production ready.

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audreyobscura (author)2013-08-05

Cool idea! Thanks for the share.

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JimRD (author)audreyobscura2013-08-06

Thank you for looking.

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