Hafele hinges are also one of the top manufacturers for cabinetry hinges in the United States. Their motto – Functionality for you – is something that any serious buyer should take into account. Put simply, it’s one of the most honest phrases I’ve read or heard in this industry. Hafele hinges are indeed hinges for your cabinetry needs without all the bells and whistles, they offer the functionality you need without compromising durability or build quality. So if you are looking for cabinet hinges as replacement parts or you are simply starting your own furniture project, you should check out Hafele hinges.
When I first heard of Hafele hinges, a friend recommended them to me saying he’d be using these types of hinges for the past couple of years on all of his cabinet woodworking projects. At first I was a bit skeptical as I was under the force of habit – using only the types of hinges I knew worked best in which situations. I wasn’t ready for something new such as Hafele hinges and boy was I wrong.
As I’ve already stated, Hafele is a brand that doesn’t put an emphasis on aesthetics or aggressive marketing techniques. You will be able to find their products at major retailers and in most hardware stores though.
Hafele hinges – product line
Hafele hinges come in various types and sizes and they have a diversified product line. They offer not only cabinet hinges but also:
- Architectural Hardware – not only hinges
- Barn Door Hardware – handles, lift and stay systems, hinges, locks
- Closet Hardware – hinges, door handles, lifting systems
Besides the aforementioned there are a couple more fields where Hafele hinges are present, such as: Garage & Home Organization Systems, Trash Can & Recycling Systems and Locker Locks. As this website is focused only on talking about hinges, we’ll unfortunately only cover the Hafele cabinet hinges in this article.
The Hafele concealed cabinet hinges come in various forms and shapes, with different mounting systems and screwing plates. As such, you will mostly encounter the following types of Hafele hinges:
- A-Series 110° Hinge Arm, Clip On, w/Cam Adjust
- A-Series Clip On, Mounting Plate w/Cam Adjust
- A-Series Clip On, Mounting Plate
- A-Series Clip On, Face Frame Mounting Plate
- A-Series 110° Hinge Arm, Slide On
- A-Series Slide On, Mounting Plate
- A-Series Slide On, Face Frame Mounting Plate
These are the most commonly encountered Hafele hinges on the market. If you are looking for information on these types of hinges you can visit Hafele’s official website – Hafele official website.
Hafele hinges – product pictures
Yes, you’ve guessed it, below are a couple of pictures of Hafele hinges. The reason I have included these in the article is because I want you guys – my readers – to know exactly how one looks like. All hinges are different and knowing which is which is kind of a important when you are planning out your next cabinetry project.
As you can probably see from the above picture there’s nothing out of the ordinary with these Hafele hinges nor should it be. Plain looking, durable and affordable with no sacrifices on quality build and longevity. Put simply, they’re the common man’s hinges, the Hafele hinges that is. And if you’re wondering if Hafele produces concealed hinges for your cabinetry, closet or drawer furniture projects they’re spot on. You can find Hafele concealed hinges at most major retailers and at specialized online shops as well as Hafele hinges for glass doors, if you’re into that sort of thing.
Hafele hinges – where to buy
When I started writing this article it was at the suggestion of one of my readers – he lives in Australia and was wondering where he could purchase Hafele hinges in Australia so I got to thinking and decided it would be a good idea to let people know that Hafele hinges can be purchased in Australia, India and in the UK from major retailers such as Amazon or eBay.
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Remember to check out Hafele hinges for your next woodworking project.