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Keep Your Lift Hinge Functioning Smoothly | Maintenance Tips

Posted by Weber Knapp on Sep 14, 2023 1:14:00 PM

When it comes to running a smooth operation in a hospitality business, the devil is often in the details. 

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Topics: Motion Control, Counterbalance Hinge, hospitality

Small RV Kitchen Ideas for Functionality with Specialty Hinges

Posted by Weber Knapp on Aug 29, 2023 10:13:43 AM

The RV kitchen – a space where efficiency, practicality, and design must harmoniously intertwine. 

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Topics: Appliance, Hinges

Lift Assist Hinge UX: Ordering, Installing, & Operating

Posted by Weber Knapp on Aug 17, 2023 9:59:01 AM

Do you ever think solutions are too complicated, and everything’s moving too fast? Have you noticed that sometimes the high-tech products meant to make our lives easier are more of a chore to figure out and use? 

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Topics: Applications

Must-Have RV Designs | Mechanical Motion Control

Posted by Weber Knapp on Aug 17, 2023 9:37:59 AM

In the vibrant world of life on the road, every square inch of space matters. 

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Topics: Motion Control, trends

Elevate Your Products with Vectis Customized Industrial Hinges

Posted by Weber Knapp on Aug 2, 2023 4:14:00 PM

Despite the advent of electric motion controls, the relevance of mechanical motion control in today's technologically advanced world cannot be understated. 

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Topics: Motion Control, Design, Hinges, Vectis

What Is a Counterbalance System?

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jul 20, 2023 3:45:00 PM

Like so many other manufacturing technologies, counterbalance systems make life easier for the end customer. Matched with the right application, they can be a game-changer for user experience and safety.

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Topics: Counterbalances, Applications, Motion Control

Looking for a Custom Hinge? Try Our DYO Hinge App

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jul 20, 2023 2:07:17 PM

When the Rolling Stones said, “You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes you might find you get what you need,” we’re pretty sure they weren’t talking about hinges. 

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Topics: Design, Counterbalance, Counterbalance Hinge, Vectis

Creating Efficient Spaces with Foldaway Beds

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jul 14, 2023 4:35:00 PM

The global pandemic has prompted a significant shift in our priorities and perceptions, particularly when it comes to our living spaces. As people spent more time at home, a newfound appreciation for space optimization and efficiency emerged. 

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Topics: Motion Control, Design, Durability, hospitality, trends

6 Counterbalance Spring Hinge Design Details for Your Manufacturer

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jul 13, 2023 8:02:00 AM

We manufacturers would love it if we could design your component first and have you build your product around it. Of course, that’s usually not possible -- you have certain specs you want to meet, and we understand our design has to fit those parameters.

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Topics: Counterbalances, Design, Engineering, Vectis, Durability, standards & certifications

How to Build a Custom Spring Counterbalance Hinge With the Vectis App

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jul 12, 2023 2:09:00 PM

Off-the-shelf solutions don’t fit every design. To improve user experience, resolve a safety issue, or stand out from competitors, everything you put into your product design should fit like a glove.

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Topics: Counterbalances, Motion Control, Center of Gravity, Engineering, Vectis