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Hanging double gates

 Reference; Midsummer Gates - Raised Helve Gates - Keeper Gates

 

Below is a diagram for hanging double gates on the face of posts, gates can be of unequal lengths. We suggest a 20mm spacing between gates for possible adjustment in the future. Also we recommend that each gate has 10mm overlap of the post, the gates 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 3.00m gates will at each end and at 90° lift approximately 210mm of the ground. Posts should 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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