Hanging a single gate
Below is a diagram for hanging a single gate on the face of a post. We suggest the gate has 15mm overlap of the posts, the gate will open a full 180° and if using the rising hinge set the end of the gate will lift approximately 70mm per meter length of gate to 90°, so a 3.00m gate will at its end and at 90° lift approximately 210mm of the ground. Posts must be at least 135mm square.
Hinge sets are shown in this order, 1: ADJUSTABLE HINGE SET HOOK ON PLATES 2: ADJUSTABLE HINGE SET, BOTTOM HOOK TO DRIVE / TOP HOOK TO BOLT 3: ADJUSTABLE SELF CLOSING/RISING HINGE SET WITH HOOK ON PLATE. We also show a selection of closing latches and extras, all available to order with your gate from our hardware store. If you need any advice please contact us.
These diagrams are for guidance only and are given in good faith but we cannot be responsible for any errors. It is always recommended that when receiving your goods you measure and calculate your own dimensions.
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