New Geared Hinges Add Functional Versatility to Access Solutions
New products from dormakaba’s renowned BEST brand offer additional security options, enhanced performance, and expanded functional versatility.
September 8, 2020 | Indianapolis, IN
New products from dormakaba’s renowned BEST brand offer additional security options, enhanced performance, and expanded functional versatility. Continuous Geared Hinges now include 15 new profiles for a true hospital tip solution, including a removable/replaceable quick connect and several solutions for 2” thick doors and doors/frames with a 3/32-inch frame inset.
BEST Continuous Geared Hinges are available in full mortise, half mortise, and half surface. Heavyweight and standard weight versions are available. Made of 6063-T6 aluminum, these hinges are easy to install and designed to last for the life of the building. These hinges feature heavy-duty bearings. The exact number of bearings varies depending on the product length ordered.
All models conform to the ANSI/BHMA A156-26- 1996, Grade 1 Standard. All have been tested and certified by UL to UL10C Standard.
Additional features include:
BEST Continuous Geared Hinges were formerly available through Stanley. For more information, visit stanleyhardwarefordoors.com.
BEST pioneered the development of the small format interchangeable core and sets the standard for door hardware. BEST door hardware products are engineered to fit institutional applications and outlast expectations in even the most demanding and complex of projects. A member of the dormakaba family, BEST brand products include a wide range of locks, exits, closers, hinges and more. Further information at bestaccess.com.
dormakaba is one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions. With strong brands such as Dorma and Kaba in our portfolio, we are a single source for products, solutions, and services related to doors and secure access to buildings and rooms. With around 16,000 employees and numerous cooperation partners, we are active in over 130 countries. dormakaba is headquartered in Rümlang (Zurich/Switzerland) and generates an annual turnover of over CHF 2 billion.
SIX Swiss Exchange: DOKA (formerly: KABN / KABNE) Further information at www.dormakaba.us.