Originally Posted by dead
Oh Yeah, forgot about the tape. That, I believe was there attempt to save weight on the hinges and the glue. Their idea being that instead of hinging and then taping you could just use tape. I will have to look closer at that, but sitting here on the couch I would say to cut and remove the tape. Then hinge using standard cloth type hinges, and then put some blenderm tape on the bottom half to seal the gap.
I have a bunch of cloth hinges. So you think I should just cut out some slots and replace the tape w. hinges. Sounds like a good idea.