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Junior Geneva 074 Series Wall Mount Short Back Plate Hinge

JRG074
GLD.PLT.FL.MNT.JR.GENEVA HINGE
  • 1/4" to 5/16" Glass
  • Swings 90 in and 90 out
  • Solid Brass Construction
  • 5 Reversible Stainless Pivot Pin
  • Three Year Warranty
  • The Junior Geneva Series of professional hinges is able to accommodate 1/4 to 5/16 inch (6 to 8 millimeter) glass. A variety of six styles, including Wall Mount and Glass-to-Glass types, gives design flexibility. The same elegant European design that has made our Geneva Series so popular is available in a smaller version, the Junior Geneva, to offer additional application opportunities. Used to accommodate 1/4 to 5/16 inch (6 to 8 millimeter) thick glass, the Junior Geneva is made of solid brass. There are three Wall Mount styles along with 90, 135 and 180 Glass-to-Glass styles. The Junior Geneva is self-centering and available in seven popular finishes. They contain a Reversible Pivot Pin for optional 5 offset door closure.

Weight & Width*
1/4" ( 6 mm ) Glass**
5/16" ( 8 mm ) Glass***
2 Hinges (Max Door Width)

28  in.

28  in.

2 Hinges ( Max Door Weight)

62  lbs.

62  lbs.

3 Hinges (Max Door Width )

32  in.

32  in.

3 Hinges (Max Door Weight )

92  lbs.

92  lbs.

* NOTE: Do not exceed either maximum weight or width when choosing proper quantity of hinges.

** 1/4" glass weighs 3.17 lbs. per sq.ft.

*** 5/16" glass weighs 4.20 lbs. per sq.ft.

Glass Cutout:

The cutout for the hinge allows some adjustment in door position after installation. The positioning of the cutout is subjective, but tempering facilities have minimum distances from the end of the glass to the notch. It is important that the hinge is centered in the cutout for the initial installation to have maxium adjustiability.

 

JRG074 Cutout

Maintenance Guidelines:

• Our hinges are greased at the factory for quiet and trouble-free operation. If there is any squeaking that occurs after installation, put a drop of "3 in 1 Oil" (also known as "household oil") on the white nylon washer that the hinge body pivots on. This washer is the component that acts as a buffer, so the body of the hinge doesn't pivot directly on the brass center block. This solution doesn't require the disassembly of the hinge.
Note: Do not use spray lubricant on these hinges. If the hinge has been disassembled, upon re-assembly, use white lithium grease to lubricate the interior mechanism.

Never use an abrasive cleaner on the hardware. Many of the components are coated with a clear lacquer that will be irreparably damaged if subjected to harsh, abrasive chemicals. Advise your customer that drying the hardware with a clean, soft towel on a daily basis is the best way to maintain the hardware. If mineral deposits build-up, mix a couple of drops of a mild liquid soap (such as Ivory or a similar product) into a cup of warm water. Using a soft, non-abrasive cloth, clean the hardware. Rinse thoroughly with clean, warm water and dry.