A heavy duty wood fence gate hinge can significantly impact the operational efficiency and visual appeal of the gate. Therefore, selecting the appropriate hinges is necessary to achieve durability, security, and user-friendliness usage. By carefully selecting the appropriate hinges, you gate will meet the best efficiency and visual appearance.

Strength and Style

For large wood fence gates that are at least 6ft high, heavy duty gate hinges are an ideal choice. These hinges offer robust support are suitable for frequent usage, with can stand up from 260 Ibs to 440 lbs.  Besides, the 4-1/2″ stainless steel gate hinges are available in elegant finishes like satin steel and black, blending strength with style as a fitting choice for these large and heavy wood fence gates.

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Easy Setup & Harsh Weather Durability

Heavy-duty wood fence gate hinges provide easy installation and adjustment features. These feature are important for ensuring that the hinges can be easily set up and modified to suit the specific needs of the gate and the environment in which they are used. Additionally, these heavy duty hinges withstand various weather conditions, making them suitable for all-weather exterior applications. Their durability ensures long-term functionality and reliability​​.

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Q: What are the most common types of gate hinges?

A: Full surface hinges, butt hinges, and half surface hinges are common types of heavy duty gate hinges. These hinges efficiently withstand heavy use and harsh environments. For residential and exterior use, we recommend using full surface hinges type. However, each type has different function. Whether you are interested these types of hinges, learn more about Waterson different types of gate hinges here.

Waterson Best Hinges for Heavy Wood Gate

Waterson Gate Hinges combine an overhead 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 gate 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 gate 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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