Application Engineer Mark Rivers introduces the RT-50 and highlights the entire RT Series of position hinges.

Performance
  • Life of 50,000 cycles
  • 360° range of motion
  • Minimal freeplay
  • Springback < 1°
Available Torques
  • RT50: 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 lb-in (0.13 - 0.34 N-m)
  • RT70:  3.0, 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0 lb-in (0.34 -0.9 N-m)
  • RT100: 8.0, 12.0, 16.0, 20.0 lb-in (0.9-2.26 N-m)
  • RT120: 20.0, 30.0, 40.0, 50.0 lb-in (2.26-5.65 N-m)
    Sample quantities of highlighted torques are available within 48 hours
Attachment
  • All models are available with an Flag, Straight or Exposed knurled end
  • The RT50 is also available in a dual-ended mounting configuration.
Mounting
  • RT50: M2, #2 screw of equivalent
  • RT70: M3, #4 or #5 screw or equivalent
  • RT100: M4, #8 screw or equivalent
  • RT120: M4, #8 screw or equivalent

    All RT series hinges feature a symmetric mounting design. The same hinge can be used in both left and right mounting applications.

Finish
  • Plain zinc
Part Weight
  • RT50: flag 5.6 g (.012 lbs), straight 4.7 g (.01 lbs), shaft exposed 3.3 g (.007 lbs), dual flag 8.1 g( .018 lbs), dual straight 6.5 g(.014 lbs), dual exposed 3.5 g (.008 lbs)
  • RT70: flag 14 g (.031 lbs), straight 12 g (.026 lbs), shaft exposed 9 g (.019 lbs)
  • RT100: flag 36 g (.079 lbs), straight 36 g (.079 lbs), shaft exposed 25 g (.055 lbs)
  • RT120: flag 64 g (.141 lbs), straight 54 g (.120 lbs), shaft exposed 41 g (.091 lbs)
    Part weights are approximate and will vary slightly based on the number of clips required to generate specified torque.
Environment
  • Ambient temperature range 0° - 60°C
Materials
  • Zinc Die Cast Housings
  • Hardened Steel Shaft and Torque Elements
  • Zinc Die Cast Internal Housing and Bushings
  • Mineral Oil Based Lubricant

 

This product may be covered under one or more US and International patents. Please refer to our online patent database for additional information.

The Reell RT Series Positioning Hinges are sold under the following stock numbers: 83100-000, 83100-001, 83100-002, 83100-003, 83100-004, 83100-005, 83100-100, 83100-101, 83100-102, 83100-103, 83100-104, 83100-105, 83100-200, 83100-201, 83100-202, 83100-203, 83100-204, 83100-205, 83100-300, 83100-301, 83100-302, 83100-303, 83100-400, 83100-401, 83100-402, 83100-403, 83100-500, 83100-501, 83100-502, 83100-503, 83100-600, 83100-601, 83100-602, 83100-603, 83100-700, 83100-701, 83100-702, 83100-703, 83100-800, 83100-801, 83100-802, 83100-803, 84130-000, 84130-002, 84130-102, 84130-202, 84130-050, 84130-052, 84130-152, 84130-252

The RT Series uses the following naming convention: RT-[Family]-[Torque]-[Shaft End]
 

Family   050, 070, 100, 120
Torque   

RT50:   01,02,03
RT70:   03,04,05,06,07,08
RT100: 08,12,16,20
RT120: 20,30,40,50

Shaft End   01 - Flag
02 - Straight
03 - Knurled Shaft End
04 - Dual Flag (RT-50 only)
05 - Dual Straight (RT-50 only)
06 - Dual Knurled Shaft End (RT-50 only)

Example: RT-070-04-01 specifies a model RT70 which has 4.0 lb-ins of torque and a flag style shaft end.

Details Type File
2D Sales Drawing CAD 2D Download File
RT-50 3D CAD Solid Model - IGES CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-50 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-70 3D CAD Solid Model - IGES CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-70 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-100 3D CAD Solid Model - IGES CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-100 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-120 3D CAD Solid Model - IGES CAD 3D Register to Download
RT-120 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download

Product Applications

  • Access Panels
  • Aircraft Interiors
  • Automotive Enclosures and Interiors
  • Computer Peripherals
  • Equipment Guards
  • Office Equipment