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Concealed Hinge Comparison: BaSys PIVOTA vs. Simonswerk TECTUS

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BaSys Pivota Concealed Hinges


Simonswerk TECTUS Concealed Hinges




PIVOTA DX 38 3D - Design

  • up to 132 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"




TECTUS TE 240 3D

  • up to 132 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1"




PIVOTA DX 58 3D - Design

  • up to 176 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-1/4"
  • Wow! This thin hinge holds up to 176 lbs!




No TECTUS equivalent model




PIVOTA DX 61 3D - Design

  • up to 176 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-1/2"
  • UL Fire Rating : 30 mins.




TECTUS TE 340 3D

  • up to 176 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.




PIVOTA DX 61 3D - Close

  • up to 110 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/4"
  • Concealed Closer - Hydraulic




No TECTUS option available




PIVOTA DX 101 3D - Design

  • up to 264 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 30 mins.




TECTUS TE 540 3D

  • up to 264 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.




PIVOTA DXS 101 3D - Design - Steel

  • up to 352 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-1/2"
  • UL Fire Rating : 60 mins.




TECTUS TE 527 3D

  • up to 264 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 3 hrs.




PIVOTA DXE 100 3D - Enox

  • up to 352 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-1/2"
  • UL Fire Rating : 60 mins.
  • solid 304 stainless steel hinge
  • available in marine grade stainless steel




TECTUS TE 526 3D

  • up to 264 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 3 hrs.
  • solid 304 stainless steel hinge
  • available in marine grade stainless steel




PIVOTA DX 200 3D - Design

  • up to 440 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-9/16"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.




TECTUS TE 640 3D

  • up to 440 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-9/16"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.




PIVOTA DX 80 ZA 3D - Design

  • up to 220 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/4"
  • for frames recessed up to .59" (15mm)




TECTUS TE 541 3D FVZ

  • up to 220 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • for frames recessed up to .55" (14mm)




Pivota 120 DX 3D - Design

  • up to 352 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • wide throw for cladding up to 8mm




TECTUS TE 540 3D A8

  • up to 220 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • wide throw for cladding up to 8mm




Pivota DX 180 3D - Design

  • up to 440 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-1/2"
  • UL Fire Rating : 30 mins.
  • wide throw for cladding up to 8mm




TECTUS TE 640 3D A8

  • up to 352 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.
  • wide throw for cladding up to 8mm




Pivota DXS 180 3D - Steel - Design

  • up to 660 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-3/8"
  • all solid steel hinge
  • wide throw for cladding up to 8mm




TECTUS TE 626 3D A8

  • up to 660 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 3 hrs.
  • solid 304 stainless steel hinge
  • available in marine grade stainless steel




Pivota 300 DX 3D - Design

  • up to 660 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-9/16"
  • UL Fire Rating : 30 mins.




TECTUS TE 645 3D

  • up to 660 lbs. w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-5/8"
  • UL Fire Rating : 20 mins.

BaSys Pivota DXS 300 3D



PIVOTA DXS 300 3D - Steel - Design

  • up to 770 lbs. Wow! Monster! w/2 hinges
  • min door thickness : 1-9/16"
  • all solid steel hinge
  • UL Fire Rating : 60 mins.




No TECTUS option available


BaSys PIVOTA Finish Chart


BaSys PIVOTA Finish Chart


Simonswerk TECTUS Finish Chart


Simonswerk TECTUS Finish Chart