In today’s fast-paced world, the demand for gate closers that not only perform their fundamental role but also integrate with modern technology is at an all-time high. Hydraulic gate closer technology has come a long way, evolving from basic mechanical devices to sophisticated, smart systems that offer unparalleled efficiency and security.

Durability and Material Advances

Hydraulic gate closers are engineered for durability and strength. Made from heavy-duty stainless steel, they can be gate closers for large gates of various types and weights. For gates up to 260 lbs, these closers can easily adapt. Additionally, they have self-lubricating bearings for smooth operation, adjustable tension for precise control, and tamper-proof designs for added security. With their robust construction, hydraulic gate closers are versatile and meet the demands of both industrial and residential applications.

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Efficiency and Energy Considerations

Modern hydraulic gate closers epitomize efficiency and energy-conscious design. They are meticulously engineered to meet ADA & ICC A117.1 requirements, ensuring an opening force as low as 5 lbs. This feature not only makes these gate closers accessible and easy to use, especially for individuals with disabilities but also signifies a commitment to energy efficiency. By requiring minimal force for operation, these closers reduce the energy needed for each use, contributing to a more sustainable operation.

Waterson Heavy Duty Hydraulic Gate Closer

Waterson Closer Hinges combine an overhead closer and hinge into one attractive component with optional hold-open and door stop features. Waterson hinges are ideal for commercial openings, gates, and glass doors. These 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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