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    16” self balancing friction hinge. 13mm stack height version For Top Hung Application

    Product Code: EDT16A

    The Defender Standard is a high performance friction hinge.



    • Improved weather sealing and draught proofing performance from extended enclosed end cap and asymmetrical vent arm form when tested to BS 6375-1
    • Lipped slider for enhanced smooth operation
    • Easy friction adjustment without metal to metal contact
    • Unique robust cam friction device eliminates any risk of friction screw misuse
    • Slot-hole-slot vent fixing configuration for ease of adjustment and guaranteed fixing into reinforcement on PVC-u window frames
    • Enclosed end cap to prevent ingress debris and provide increased cavity tolerance
    • Available as highline variants for deeper profiles with cavities between 16mm and 18mm
    • Available as a slimline variant; engineered for narrower hardware channels
    • Available as a timber variant with reduced height end cap to minimise required routing.
    • Drilling jigs for all size available to order


    • Long and reliable working life tested to 30,000 cycles
    • Available in ferritic 430* as standard or austenitic 304* stainless steel for enhanced corrosion resistance
    • 10 Year Guarantee (details available upon request)

    *Standard ferritic (was 430) to BS EN 10088-2 or Austenitic (was 304) stainless steel to BS EN 10088-2 for enhanced corrosion resistance

    Package: 25 Pairs

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