The hinge is a mechanical device used to connect two solids and allow rotation between them. The hinge may consist of movable components or foldable materials. The hinge is mainly installed on doors and windows, while the hinge is mostly installed on cabinets. According to the material classification, it is mainly divided into the stainless steel hinge and the iron hinge. The hydraulic hinge (also known as the damping hinge) can offer people better enjoyment, and the function is to bring a buffer function when the cabinet door is closed. It can minimize the noise caused by collisions with the cabinet when the door is closed.
The door hinge is divided into ordinary type and bearing type, we will focus on the bearing type now. The bearing type can be divided into copper and stainless steel based on materials. It has specifications of 100X75mm, 125X75mm, 150X90mm, 100X100mm, 125X100mm, 150X100mm. It has thicknesses of 2.5mm and 3mm. Also, it has two bearings and four bearings. Based on the current consumption situation, more copper-bearing hinges are selected because they are beautiful, bright and affordable. Also, they are equipped with screws.
Other hinges include mesa hinges, door hinges, and glass hinges. Glass hinges are used to install frameless glass cabinet doors, and the thickness should be equal to or less than 5-6mm. It has a hole-punch style, which has all the properties of spring hinges. Also, there are magnetic types and the top-mounted type of the non-punched style, such as strong magnetic glass hinges.
The spring hinge is mainly used for cabinet doors and closet doors with a general plate thickness of 18-20mm. Based on materials, it can be divided into galvanized iron and zinc alloy. Based on performances, it can be divided into those that need to be punched and those that do not need to be punched. The bridge hinge has no need to punch holes. Since it looks like a bridge, it is commonly called the bridge hinge. The characteristic is that there is no need to drill holes in the door panel, and it has no style limitation.
Although the hinge is only a small component, it has a very important role. Nowadays, the hinge is inseparable in our lives. It is important to choose a hinge with guaranteed quality. After understanding the knowledge of the hinge, you can choose a suitable hinge according to the actual situation.