Manufactured from solid drawn brass with a brass fixed pin.
Being brass these butt hinges do not rust and are therefore used high corrosion coastal areas.
The smaller sizes are used for hanging cabinet doors and display or jewellery boxes. Available in sizes 40mm, 50mm 63mm, 75mm and 100mm long. The 100mm version are available with double steel washers in self colour or polished and are used for fitting external mahogany or oak wooden doors.
The hinge construction is made of 2 leaves with the "knuckle" running down the middle connecting the 2 leaves.
The length is measured down the knuckle or the side of the hinge
The width is the overall measurement of the hinge lying flat with the leaves open.