The 1.2mm (0.048", 18 gauge) hinge leaf thickness is the lightest within the group of medium duty continuous hinges. Major advantages of this group of products over the light duty range are the increased firmness of the hinge itself, adding rigidity to the structure to which it is attached and the ability to take larger fixing screws.
The 1.6mm (0.064", 16 gauge) hinge leaf thickness is the middle weight of the three thicknesses within the group of medium duty continuous hinges, with the 3.3mm hinge pin representing the most popular range. A generally much sturdier hinge than the 1.2mm range, these products fulfill a wide range of commercial and engineering applications. Recommended for attachment to 1.2mm to 1.6mm sheet
The 2.0mm (0.078", 14 gauge) hinge leaf thickness is the heaviest weight of the three thicknesses within the group of medium duty continuous hinges, with the 4.7mm hinge pin representing the most popular range. These hinges are regularly used in architectural ironmongery situations where continuous hinges for general usage doors is specified. Recommended for attachment to 1.6mm to 2mm sheet metal products.
Standard 2000mm metric lengths are available upon request in most options. A wider range of mechanical, plated and coloured finishes are available by special quotation. A full range of widths is available in the 4.7mm and 6.3mm hinge pin sizes to special order.