Hinges

Hinges are mechanical devices that are designed to hold two objects together in a way that allows for controlled rotation of one of them. The way they work is simple and based on three main elements:

  • Leaves
  • Pin
  • Knuckle

What are the most popular hinges?

One of the most popular hinges are gate hinges also known as Tee Hinges. They hold a weight of the gate that is typically fixed to a fence pole or a wall. They can only hold a restricted weight so it is very important to check a weight of the gate before mounting. For heavier and industrial gates, more durable heavy duty option is required. They are bigger in size and can be manufactured from more durable materials such as steel or brass to hold much heavier loads.

Solutions that can be found in furniture systems are called concealed hinges, however, some people call them cup because of the look or euro because they were introduced for the first time in Europe.For furniture purposes, Tee ones can also be used. They are smaller than gate ones and are typically made from stainless steel or plastic.

Spring Hinges are a unique type of hinges that allow rotation in both directions and automatically return to its starting position after a move in any direction. Ideal solutions for commercial kitchen doors or hospital doors. Spring can also be used to keep a door or a window in an automatic open or closed position.

How does a self-closing hinges system work?

In addition to 3 standard parts as can be found in regular hinges, self-closing hinges also feature a powerful spring that is designed to close the doors after every opening. This system can be integrated with almost any type of hinges including butt hinge, door hinge or window hinge.

How to choose the correct hinge?

To make sure that hinges you buy will meet your expectations you need to consider a few main aspects such as:

  • A weight of a gate/door (max load)
  • Material (steel, solid brass, zinc plated, vinyl, plastic etc.)
  • Type (concealed, tee, heavy duty, door and butt hinge)
  • Mounting type (Screw, Weld-on etc.)
  • Features such as self-closing or even soft closing
  • Mounting type (Screw, Weld-on etc.)

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Description Price Material Hinge Type Closing Type Length Width Thickness Fixing Method Pin Style Finish
RS Stock No. 772-9644
BrandRS PRO
£22.59
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Acetal Adjustable Free Swinging 65mm 57mm 5.2mm Screw - Black
RS Stock No. 436-5086
BrandRS PRO
£1.995
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Steel Butt Free Swinging 100mm 71mm 1.75mm Screw - Zinc Plated
RS Stock No. 770-2992
BrandRS PRO
£32.75
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Aluminium Spring Free Swinging 67mm 55mm 4.5mm Screw - Anodised
RS Stock No. 770-2974
BrandRS PRO
£18.39
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- Piano Style Free Swinging 900mm 40mm 1.2mm - - Galvanised
RS Stock No. 770-3012
BrandRS PRO
£7.91
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Glass Reinforced Nylon PA, Stainless Steel Butt Free Swinging 60mm 60mm 6.5mm Screw - Matte
RS Stock No. 726-4078
BrandRS PRO
£6.25
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Stainless Steel Piano Style Spring 50mm 50mm 2mm - - -
RS Stock No. 726-4062
BrandRS PRO
£11.13
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Stainless Steel Piano Style Free Swinging 70mm 50mm 2mm Screw - -
RS Stock No. 436-5070
BrandRS PRO
£1.18
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Steel Butt Free Swinging 75mm 49mm 1.4mm Screw - Zinc Plated
RS Stock No. 438-9919
BrandRS PRO
£1.625
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Plastic Tee Free Swinging 61.5mm 60mm 13.5mm Screw - White
RS Stock No. 770-2980
BrandRS PRO
£32.75
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Polyamide Torque Free Swinging 55mm 65mm 4.5mm Screw - Anodised
RS Stock No. 749-1696
BrandRS PRO
£5.805
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Stainless Steel Butt Free Swinging 68mm 37mm 2mm - - -
RS Stock No. 726-4071
BrandRS PRO
£11.845
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Stainless Steel Piano Style Free Swinging 100mm 70mm 2mm Screw - -
RS Stock No. 665-9942
BrandRS PRO
£5.965
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Stainless Steel Butt Free Swinging 102mm 78mm 2.5mm - - -
RS Stock No. 770-3009
BrandRS PRO
£23.39
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Aluminium Butt Free Swinging 65mm 55mm 4.5mm Screw - Anodised
RS Stock No. 726-4107
BrandRS PRO
£8.64
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Stainless Steel Butt Free Swinging 60mm 60mm 2mm Screw - -
RS Stock No. 726-4090
BrandRS PRO
£6.525
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Steel Piano Style Self Closing 60mm 35mm 1mm - - -
RS Stock No. 726-4080
BrandRS PRO
£14.205
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Stainless Steel Piano Style Spring 160mm 46mm 1.5mm - - -
RS Stock No. 726-4129
BrandRS PRO
£6.92
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Stainless Steel Butt Free Swinging 40mm 40mm 2mm Screw - -
RS Stock No. 726-4096
BrandRS PRO
£5.09
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Stainless Steel Piano Style Spring 50mm 50mm 2mm - - Zinc Plated
RS Stock No. 297-8624
BrandRS PRO
£4.705
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Steel Tee Free Swinging 254mm - - - - Galvanised
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