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Heavy Duty Butt Hinge, Solid Brass, 6" x 6", Ball Bearing

Heavy Duty Butt Hinge, Solid Brass, 6" x 6", Ball Bearing

Product Information & Specifications

  • Beautiful solid brass heavy duty ball bearing butt hinges.
  • Heavy duty butt hinge made for heavy doors and gates.
  • Hinge is designed to be installed as a full mortise hinge.
  • Hinge measures 6 inches tall by 6 inches wide in the open position (as shown in photo).
  • Made from extra thick solid brass material. Thickness of brass is 0.205".
  • Hinge features 4 ball bearings (maintenance free bearings).
  • Each hinges uses 10 each #14 x 1-1/2" wood screws (included).
  • Hinge is capable of holding up to a 600 lb. door (depending on width of door and number of hinges used, see info below).
  • Hinge fits door thicknesses of 2" to 2-3/4".
    • Weight Rating for Hinge
      • For door width up to 3 feet: 600 lbs.
      • For door width 3 feet to 3.5 feet: 500 lbs.
      • For door width 3.5 feet to 4 feet: 400 lbs.
    • Number of Hinges per Door
      • Up to 5 feet high, use 2 hinges
      • From 5 feet high to 7.5 feet high, use 3 hinges
      • From 7.5 feet high to 10 feet high, use 4 hinges
      • From 10 feet high to 12.5 feet high, use 5 hinges
      • From 12.5 feet high to 15 feet high, use 6 hinges
  • PLEASE NOTE: weight ratings given are a general guide for doors used in residential (low frequency) use under normal situations. The weight, width and number of hinges on the door are the major factors that affect hinge selection. When selecting hinges for your door keep in mind that other factors such as abuse, impacts, hostile atmospheres and other similar conditions can affect the choice of hinges.
  • ADVISORY: These solid brass ball bearing hinges contain ball bearings and the bearing raceway (made of steel) that will eventually rust if subjected to harsh weather conditions (especially marine weather and salt air conditions).
  • Optional Ball Tips are available for these hinges in matching finishes. They are offered for purchase during checkout.

HALF PAIRS. Please note the UNIT when ordering hinges. We sell the hinges depending on how the manufacturer sells them to us. In this section if a hinge is sold by the PAIR you may order by the half pair. For example if you want 3 hinges order 1.5 pair when you check out.

Available Finishes

  • Polished Brass
  • Oil Rubbed Bronze
  • Satin Nickel

Technical Support Information

FinishSize Open h x wSKUPriceQtyUnit
Polished Brass6" x 6"838990$185.00
Oil Rubbed Bronze6" x 6"838992$188.97
Satin Nickel6" x 6"838994$188.97
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