The picture above is our Self-Closing Stainless Steel Gate Hinge. The right
side of the hinge is spring loaded and is attached to the post. The left
side of the gate hinge is attached to the gate. The ideal spacing between
the post and the gate is 1 to 2 inches.
Enclosed in each set of hinges you should have two hinges, screws, one
adjusting pin (show above - approximately 4 inches long), and two locking
Once your gate hinges are installed, you can adjust the spring loaded gate
hinges. Insert the 4 inch adjusting pin into one of the holes and turn to
the desired amount of tension. Insert the locking pin into one of the holes.