Gates, blending functionality and aesthetics, come in diverse designs. Square posts offer a modern touch with their geometric appeal, while round posts bring a classic feel. Beyond these, gate designs can vary in materials and finishes. For gates to function seamlessly and ensure self-closing functionality, the right hinge choice is crucial. Heavy-duty pipe gate hinges, especially those with self-closing features, remain the top pick for robust gates, fitting perfectly for both square and round post designs.

Challenges in Selection

When selecting a heavy duty gate hinge, users often face three core challenges:

  • Ensuring the hinge can handle the gate’s weight, particularly when crafted from dense materials.
  • Determining its resistance to environmental factors, like rust or general wear.
  • Smooth operation, which includes both opening and self closing actions.

Numerous heavy duty hinge options exist in the market, but when the criteria include a durable self-closing feature, the choices are scant. This is where Waterson heavy duty pipe gate hinges shine as an optimal solution.

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Bridging the Square and Round Post

In general, Waterson heavy duty pipe gate hinges have utilized in square post applications. With the correct installation methods, our design is highly adaptable for round post gates as well. The image below showcases a successful installation case, exemplifying how our product can meet the multifaceted requirements discussed earlier. Whether you have a square or round post gate, Waterson ensures consistency in performance and durability, demonstrating its versatility across gate designs.

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Waterson Heavy Duty Pipe Gate Hinges

Waterson Closer Hinges combine an overhead closer and hinge into one attractive component with optional hold-open and door stop features. These hinges are ideal for commercial openings, gates, and glass doors. The closer hinges are easily installed and adjusted to comply with ADA & ICC A117.1 requirements for opening force and to assure quiet, secure closing. Made with stainless steel, Waterson closer hinges meet NFPA 80 and are UL 3-hour fire-rated, as well as being suitable for both interior and all-weather exterior openings. See all our features.

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Please note that Waterson Closer Hinges start from a size of 4″x4″. If you’re in need of smaller self-closing hinges, we’d recommend checking out some other resources! Also, we only provide single acting closer hinges. Thank you.

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