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How to Identify your Hinge

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Of all the emails, live chats and phone conversation that we have you, our customers, by far the most common question is some variation of: "What hinge do I need?" "What hinge do I have?" "My hinge is stamped with some numbers, can you tell what it is?"  To all of these types of questions we almost always reply - "Can we see a photo of the hinge you are trying to replace?" And we really don't mind responding to these questions, we want you to have the best and fastest experience possible and the majority of the time being...

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We've Launched a New Website

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AC Sissling Ironmongers Ltd is proud to announce the launch of another website under the 'Direct' brand. Zoo Hardware Direct is your one stop shop for door handles, knobs, hinges, letter plates, latches, locks, door stops and so much more! The cabinet handle and knob range will complement your purchase of Salice hinges and improve the look of your cabinets! Take a look now and for a limited time enjoy 20% off the DA-T Premium Brassware Range. 

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New Salice Magnetic Striker Plate

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The PUSH hinge and runner system was introduced in 2003 in response to a design trend for handle-less furniture. Since the beginning of last decade, there has been continuous growth in this type of furniture and it is present in all markets. The latest development is the new striker plate for magnetic catches. Striker plates are mounted on the door. Usually made of ferrous material, they allow the magnetic catch to keep the door closed.The new Salice striker plate is inserted into the door and it is itself magnetic. Catch magnetism and striker plate magnetism considerably increase the holding strength...

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