• Life of 25,000 cycles
  • 270° range of motion
  • Minimal freeplay
Available Torques
  • 0.4, 0.8, 1.2, 1.6 N-m (3.5, 7.0, 10.6, 14.2 lb-in)
    Samples of select torques are available within 48 hours. Contact Reell for availability.
Torque Profile
  • Symmetric
  • Standard door hinge
  • M4 or #8 button head cap screw or equivalent
  • Black
Part Weight
  • Part weight: 15 g (0.033 lbs)
    Part weights vary slightly based on the number of clips required to generate specified torque.
  • Ambient temperature range 0° - 60°C
  • Glass-filled Nylon Housing
    Hardened Steel Shaft
    Hardened Steel Torque Clips
    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.

Animation showing the internal components of a Reell MH12 friction hinge.

One side of the hinge is attached to the end of the stainless steel shaft, while the other is attached to the base of the stack of ReellTorq® clips.  Torque is generated by the intereference between the clip stack and steel shaft.

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Product Applications

  • Access Panels
  • Aircraft Interiors
  • Automotive Enclosures and Interiors
  • Equipment Guards
  • Flat Panel Monitors
  • Industrial Enclosures
  • Medical Equipment