Concealed Hinge Series

Concealed Hinges are hinges that are not visible when the door is closed and are often found in system kitchens and cabinets. The Concealed Hinge attached to the door and the Mounting plate fixed to the cabinet wall can be used as a single set.

Concealed Hinge Series

Concealed Hinge types 1: hinge and Mounting plate securing method

Screw-in type: The screw-in hinge uses a screw to secure the hinge to the Mounting plate. (Figure 1)
One-touch type: The one-touch hinge does not require a screw to secure the hinge to the Mounting plate. (Figure 2)
Insert the hinge lever into the Mounting plate to secure it in place.
hinge and Mounting plate securing method

Concealed Hinge Types 2: with or without catch

With catch: This variety has a spring built into the Concealed Hinge that works to close the door automatically before the door is fully closed (Approx. 20° on Murakoshi MFG hinges)
Without catch: Does not have a spring built into the Concealed Hinge and opens and closes with little resistance.

Concealed Hinge Types 3: Overlay/opening angle

Full overlay: Where the door is fully overlaid over the cabinet wall (Figure 1)
Half overlay: Where the door is half overlaid over the cabinet wall (Figure 2)
Inset: Where the door is inset into the cabinet wall (Figure 3)
Wide angle: Where the door opens at a wide angle
(Wide angle refers to an opening angle of 150° or 175° and other types feature an opening angle of 105°) (Figure 4)
Overlay/opening angle

Mounting plate Types 1: Overlay/opening angle

Screw-in type: The screw-in hinge uses a screw to secure the hinge to the Mounting plate. (Figure 1)
One-touch type: The one-touch hinge does not require a screw to secure the hinge to the Mounting plate. (Figure 2)
Insert the hinge lever into the Mounting plate to secure it in place.
Overlay/opening angle

Mounting plate Types 2: Mounting plate height

Mounting plates come in a variety of heights. If a Mounting plate of incorrect height is used you may end up with gaps in the center of the open door or the door may not shut properly. Please check specifications before installation.

Mounting plate height

Product Overview

  • Lifestyle Components Division
  • Earthquake-Proof Latch Series
  • Wood Jointing Systems
  • Interior Door Hardware
  • Concealed Hinge Series
  • Aluminum Frame Door Series
  • Door Hardware Series
  • Storage Fixtures
  • Handrail Fixtures
  • Door Knob/Handle Series
  • Soft Close Function
  • Fine Components Division
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