Maximum Swing Clearance

In hospital corridors, the rushing trolleys need wider door entrance to avoid bumping into door and frames. Places like hospitals, schools, restaurants, and shopping malls widely adopt swing clear hinge for its wider doorway clearance and easy passing walkway for daily users. In some scenarios, the Self-closing Swing Clear Hinges are especially principal for the commercial fire-resistant doors.

Waterson Door Closer - Swing Clear Hinge Waterson

Reliable Closing without slamming

Waterson closer hinges are equipped with highly-effective speed control mechanisms, which ensure controlled closing and safe speeds.  The Waterson hydraulic hybrid closer is designed with an innovative oil-controlled dynamic braking system.  This guarantees safe closing speeds better than traditional spring hinges due to the combined oil braking and precise spring tension-setting mechanism.   As a result, we can prevent doors from slamming.
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ADA Self-closing Door Hardware

Waterson Swing Clear Self-closing Hinges are designed specifically for more demanding expectations.  We are ADA compliant commercial grade door hardware, so opening a door with Waterson Hinge is namely effortless.  Constructed to meet strict ADA greater-than-five-seconds closing requirements, Waterson hinges are suitable for disabled individuals, as well as young children. Learn ADA

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Are you looking for swing clear hinge with reliable self-closing capacity?

How to Choose

Waterson Closer Hinge System

Waterson Closer Hinge Systems combine door closers, spring hinges, and an optional hold open feature into one attractive & unobtrusive component that is ideal for commercial swing, gate, and glass doors. Our closer hinges are easily adjustable 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 suitable for both interior and all-weather exterior openings.
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