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

 

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