Product Code: HINGE/JIG
The single piece Contractor Hinge Jig is designed for recessing hinges in wooden doors & frames with a plunge router.
It is easy to use with minimal setting-up time, completing the job both accurately & quickly.
Used on-site & in joinery shops to increase productivity with excellent results.
Four apertures for fire door requirements.
No need for marking out in the conventional way.
Quick & simple to set-up as the hinge is used as the pattern.
Clean & accurate recesses are achieved every time. Suitable for timber based doors & square butt hinges.
Can be used on both inside and outside doors, and on maximum 25mm thick fixed stops.
Use with a light duty plunge router with 1/4 inch collet.
Long reach router cutter required, 12mm diameter with 70mm overall length.
Angled position slots to prevent creep.
Unibase may be needed.
T4EK router requires a ref. UNIBASE or special guide bush ref. GB/T4/160.
Hinge sizes possible
Length min.=2 5/8" (67 mm)
Length max.=5" (127 mm)
Width min.=3/8" (9.5 mm)
Width max.=1 3/8" (35 mm)
Width max. in 35mm rebate=20 mm
Width max. in 44mm rebate=30 mm
Door sizes possible
Height min.=6' 5" (1955 mm)
Height max.=2100 mm*
Thickness min.=5/8" (16 mm)
Jig overall length=1957 mm
Fixed stop max. thickness=25 mm
* Please note for doors over 2040mm the bottom hinge will be higher than 9" up.