Do this simple measurement Use of these illustration below
A Place a straight line or a level, place one end on the ground bring the line or level horizontal mark the post with a pencil.
(The length from touching the ground and the post green line will be one your gate in an open position.)
B Measure down to the bottom of the post and that's it
The B measurement is the rise required
Rising Hinges attached to one of our DIY Frames Sometimes know as Lift Hinges.
Use a level or laser to get a level line Any where up the post will do Measure the distance down closes to the post first For a Double set of gates measure 1 leaf width and do the same. A double gate has 2 gates called leafs
So what we need is 1. Your measurement A to the ground 2. Your measurement B to the ground (this point is the very end of your gate in an open position)
So I need 3 Measurments Aand B and the height of your Gate
You can string a level line any where up the post or pillar
Take better care when selecting lift hinges or gate hinges that rise
Also available Commerical Heavy Duty Rising hinges for Heavy gates.
Left Side only P/N HN485 $120
Hint - Standing where you can see the hinges that's where we get left or right.
We are now offering 2 Models of rising hinges and they are available off the shelf ready to be shipped the same day.
This Table shows the Gate Width first then height (900 Width x1800 Height) ColumnA is the A type hinge and B is the other. Please note these measurements are based on gate we build some gate made can sag or had too much heat applied during welding they bow.
The Numbers in Column A and B is the lift of the gate at the opposite end to the hinge side of the gate and the numbers are in millimeters
Rising Hinge to suit Gate Which Type Width x HeightA B
Type A Rising hinges see table below for required Lift
Both Sides Complete Kit Left and Right P/N HN491 $220
Type B Rising hinges see table below for required lift
*** Measurement shown may change depending on the gate frame attachment. All the Numbers are in Millimeters in the above table
A or B
Select the size of your gate as close as you can in the above table and check to see if Model A or Model B rising hinge will lift your gate enough -
Remember to allow a clearance under your gate, normally 50mm is the average.
Left Side only P/N HN493 $123.00
Right Side Only P/N HN497 $123.00
Model - B
Model - B
Model - B
Model - A
Model - A
Rising hinges can lift gates that weigh upto 120 kgs
Helpful Hints on Installation of Lift hinges or Rising Hinges
Don't Mount the Motor below this line Let the Gate Motor pull the gate up.
When installing Rising or Lift Hinges remember to fit your gate motor at the highest point of the lift. see Fig. 1 image you can pull a weight up to your chest above your chest requires twice the power.
Swings 180º , fixed gap variance 13mm (1/2")
Leaf straps can be cut to length
Maximum gate weight: 680kg (1,500 lbs)
$469.00 per set (Single Gate)
SET INCLUDES ONE 153mm (6") STRAP HINGE AND ONE 254mm (10") STRAP HINGE
Maximum gate weight 680kgs
You need to custom the angle
cut the strap then weld the hinge to the Gate and the Post.
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