- Hinge Terminology
- Reverse Swaged Hinge
Reverse Swaged Hinge
One leaf of a reverse swaged hinge is fabricated by forming it toward or beyond the pin to simulate a reverse assembly. In this configuration, the hinge leaves are prevented from closing to a parallel position. A reverse swaged hinge is somewhat opposite of a one leaf full-swaged hinge.
Reverse swaged hinges are useful for applications requiring a reverse assembly without the requiring that leaves being parallel when closed. A reverse swaged hinge is suitable for a variety of applications, including:
Stocked or customized reverse swaged hinges available
Marlboro Manufacturing has reverse swaged hinges stocked in standard configurations in the most common and popular materials and configurations. Contact us for more information about our stocked reverse swaged hinges. In addition, Marlboro Manufacturing can customize reverse swaged hinges to your exact specifications. Hinges can be fabricated from a variety of metals:
- Stainless Steel
- Various Combinations of Metals
Leaves, themselves, can be customized, as well. Specify:
- Leaf Width
- Leaf Gauge
- Formed Leaf Requirements
- Leaf Notching
- Leaf Bending
- Knuckle Length
Pin customization options include:
- Pin Diameter
- Pin materials
- Multiple Pin Configuration Requirements
- Pin Retention Options
Hinge plating options include:
- Zinc (clear, yellow and black)
- Brass and Brass Lacquer
- Anodized (satin, black, gold and bronze)
- Painted or Pre-painted
Other options, such as piercings and countersinking and laser cutting, can also be specified for custom reverse swaged hinges.
Because customization can be complex both to understand the choices available and to specify the requirements for your project, our hinge experts are available to speak with you about our reverse swaged hinges.
Contact us to learn more about reverse swaged hinges, what hinges are stocked, how to specify customization options, or about how they are fabricated.
Comprehensive quotes prepared at your request
At Marlboro Manufacturing, we would welcome the opportunity to estimate the cost and the time required to fabricate or supply the reverse swaged hinges required for your project. Request a quote and provide any specifications, special instructions or requirements, and technical drawings with your request.