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Hundreds of man-years of custom hinge knowledge are compiled and condensed here, with a fast and simple interface. Learning about custom hinge options is a cinch, and getting a price quote is easy as pie.

Also, be sure to check out the Glossary, for definitions of words and concepts.

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  1. Select the type of hinge you are looking for.
  2. Select a common customization applied to that type of hinge. A window appears chock full of information about your options.
  3. Select the option you want and it appears in the box on the right entitled Options.
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Common Customization Options for Continuous Hinges

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More Operations : Mounting Studs and Nuts Select Customization Option
Mounting studs or nuts can be placed into any hinge as long as we have a hardware part number, or a full description of the hardware.

PEM nut
Self-clinching nut or the more popular term PEM nut is the name for the female threaded nut portion that is press fit into the hinge leaf.
PEM nut detail
The clinching teeth grip into the hinge leaf material and keep the threaded nut in place. Self-clinching studs or the more popular term PEM stud is the name for the male screw portion that is also press fit into the hinge leaf and the threaded stud protrudes off of the hinge leaf.
PEM stud
PEM is the most popular brand, but there are also several other competitive brands out on the market.

If you require a distinct brand for your fastener devices, please specify that on your drawing or request.
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