Hinge Manufacturer – Minnesota

You’ve done some searching for a hinge manufacturer, and you probably have need for one or more types of hinges for your residential, commercial, military, aerospace, industrial, or defense requirements. By selecting Ladeau Manufacturing to meet your demands, you are placing your trust in a globally-recognized company that has specialized in hinge and hinge-pin manufacturing for more than 70 years. At LaDeau Manufacturing, we address any imaginable application that might require spring-loaded, piano, specialty, precision, industrial hinges, to name a few. From simple to complex, and from heavy-duty to miniature, LaDeau Manufacturing will provide you with the exact hinge product you require.

Four unwavering principles have generated our passion and driven our company for over seven decades: 1) never compromise on product quality 2) remain competitive and fair, with pricing 3) provide optimal efficiency with production and delivery and 4) cater to every customer’s requests and requirements, down to the smallest detail.

Our Continuous/Piano Hinges

LaDeau’s rugged, continuous/piano hinges are manufactured utilizing the same equipment used to create the very-precise MS20257 Mil-Spec hinges. Nationally and globally, Original Equipment Manufacturers rely on the recognized quality of LaDeau’s continuous/piano hinges to meet their exacting requirements. Our continuous/piano hinges are American-made in an ISO-Certified environment. Our Minnesota customers will not find a more substantial, more dependable metal-stamped continuous/piano hinge on the world market!

LaDeau Manufacturing has fabricated millions of feet of continuous/piano hinges from 0.008” (0.2mm) thin to 0.186” (4.72mm) thick in aluminum, stainless steel, steel, brass, and other specialty metals. Whether you need basic continuous/piano hinges that serve every-day needs or highly-customized continuous/piano hinges that address unique demands, we have you covered!

Our Mil-Spec Piano Hinges

LaDeau’s Mil-Spec piano hinges are made to MS20257, MS20001, MS35821 – MS35831 and A-A-55589 through A-A-55596 specifications. Mil-Spec hinge pin specifications include MS20253, MS27990, and A-A-55486. Stocked hinges of 72” length are always available, with various materials and finishes, from which to choose. Cut-to-order lengths can be quickly modified to meet any specification. Aircraft manufacturers represent only one industry that has for decades trusted LaDeau’s Mil-Spec hinges.

Our Customized Hinges

LaDeau’s specialty is hinge customization – piano hinges, spring-loaded hinges, precision hinges and other hinge types can have their lengths, widths, hole patterns, forms and other detailing modified, all in a day’s work. Through the utilization of our extensive manufacturing arsenal and the versatility of our proprietary Universal tooling system, we can offer: 1) minimized fabrication and down-time 2) optimized repeatability 3) pin-point accuracy and 4) significant savings.

Our Reputation is Our Word

LaDeau Manufacturing remains a world-leader known for manufacturing and supplying every type of hinge imaginable. Our reputation rests on a rich history which allows us to maintain the lead within the hinge-fabrication industry, due to:

*** Recognized Expertise – During WWII, LaDeau’s founders worked with the Lockheed Corporation which manufactured a variety of aircraft. Today, Lockheed remains one of the most vital military facilities in the US. Our founding fathers proudly contributed their knowledge, skills and insight to help with Lockheed’s crucial war efforts.

It was after the war when the aircraft industry entered its zenith in terms of manufacturing zeal; and at that time, our founders chose to head off in their own direction and become LaDeau Manufacturing, which focused on aircraft hinge assemblies. As time passed, LaDeau’s products and services evolved and expanded, which now, meet the demanding needs of national and global industries around the world, including marine, aerospace, military, industrial, agricultural, commercial and security venues.

*** Unsurpassed Quality – ISO compliance means our Minnesota clientele can expect unsurpassed quality in each and every product LaDeau manufactures. Our stringent production standards adhere to our founders’ original commitment to apply stringent MIL-l-45208A standard to all LaDeau parts – military and commercial. As an ISO-9001: 2015 certified world-class hinge manufacturer, LaDeau Manufacturing has earned a coveted 99.8% consumer-acceptance rate. We are, also, independently certified by a variety of aerospace entities.

*** Comprehensive Capabilities – If you can dream it; LaDeau can make it! Out-of-the-ordinary detailing and combinations & configurations that go into LaDeau’s customized hinges provide top-tier robustness, alignment, and even-weight distribution. A varied array of material and finish options are available – steel, stainless steel, stamped aluminum, or extruded aluminum – and our primary and secondary processes range from press brake forming to welding to plating and so much more.

Stringent quality-control and committed customer care allow LaDeau Manufacturing to continue to forge ahead to meet the endless needs of an ever-expansive consumer base that covers every corner of the globe.

When it comes to any type of hinge:

~ If you need it, we’ll make sure you get it! ~