Hideaway Ratchet Hinge

Hinges & Latches / Ratchet Hinges

AVAILABLE NOW! Versatile, robust and concealed describe the innovative, new Hideaway Ratchet Hinge! The Hideaway Hinge transforms a standard seat cushion into a Class-A backrest to allow for versatile seating and deck options. The distinctive below-deck design provides functional, adjustable hinge operation without visible hardware. Under-cushion installation permits long runs of backrests to operate in independent sections. Adaptability to varied seatback widths also allows for unique applications, such as fold-down transom seats, hideaway tables and access doors.

Features and Benefits

Patent number US8875347 
  • Electro-polished, stainless steel Type-316L 
  • Smooth operation with multiple backrest positions 
  • Effortlessly return backrest to lounging position 
  • Three locking positions at 35°, 50° and 65° 
  • Easily modified to accommodate more or different angles by changing side plates 
  • Mounts to edge of bulkhead with the majority of hinge below deck 
  • Easily add independent operating backrests 
  • Full Down Position: 4-5/16”H x 18-1/2”W x 17"L 
  • Full Up Position: 17-3/4”H x 18-1/2”W x 12-5/16"L 
  • For cushions 3” to 3-1/2" thick 
  • Can be used for seat backs up to 20” 
  • Single seat capacity 
  • Tested up to 600 pounds vertical load 
  • 500-hour ASTM B117-16 salt fog 
  • This hinge exceeds the strength requirements specified for seat backs in H31.9.2. 
  • 5-year limited warranty
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Part Number Description Weight Unit Std. Pk.
h25-0030 Hideaway Ratchet Hinge 14 lbs Each 2