• Life of 50,000 cycles
  • 360° range of motion
  • Minimal freeplay
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)
    Samples of select torques are available within 48 hours. Contact Reell for availability.
  • All models are available with an Flag, Straight or Exposed knurled end
  • The RT50, RT70 and RT100 are also available in a dual-ended mounting configuration.
  • 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.

  • Plain zinc
  • Black E-coat (minimum order size applies)
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), dual flag 21 g (.046 lbs),  dual straight 16 g (.035 lbs), dual exposed 9 g (.02 lbs)
  • RT100: flag 36 g (.079 lbs), straight 36 g (.079 lbs), shaft exposed 25 g (.055 lbs), dual flag 51 g (.011 lbs),  dual straight 49 g (.010 lbs), dual exposed 27 g (.05 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.
  • Ambient temperature range 0° - 60°C
  • Zinc Die Cast Housings
  • Hardened Steel Shaft and Torque Elements
  • Zinc Die Cast Internal Housing and Bushings
  • Mineral Oil Based Lubricant


These position control hinges may be covered under one or more US and International patents. Please refer to our online patent database for additional information.

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

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

Details Type File
RT50 2D Sales Drawing CAD 2D Download File
RT50 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT70 2D Sales Drawing CAD 2D Download File
RT70 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT100 2D Sales Drawing CAD 2D Download File
RT100 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
RT120 2D Sales Drawing CAD 2D Download File
RT120 3D CAD Solid Model - STEP CAD 3D Register to Download
Black Sales Drawings (all models) CAD 2D Download File

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Product Applications

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