Our client is saving more than $250,000 a year since Ajax took over the manufacture of this bottom hinge almost 20 years ago. Our continuous improvements in materials selection, tooling and production automation have eliminated heat treating, deburring and manual pin insertion.We achieved fully automated assembly with 0 PPM field failure.

Product Description Mass volume appliance hinge with progressive die stamping
Capabilities Applied Processes;Design; prototyping; pin insertion done in progressive stamping die
Tightest Tolerance .003 (Hole diameter)
Material Thickness 10 GA (.135")
Material Used Grade 50 HSLA/HRPO
Material Finish Zinc and clear (RoHS compliant)
Industry for Use Appliance
Volume 800K annualy
Lead Time 1-3 days
Delivery Location Midwest U.S.
Standards Met RoHS
Product Name Appliance door bottom hinge
Project Scope Reduce material gauge and increase strength for piece part cost reduction.
Design Work Material selection; tooling re-design