LaDeau Hinge Manufacturer Supplying San Jose, California
Welcome to LaDeau Manufacturing – your Home for Hinges! Whether you are in the market for a manufacturer of common, complex, specialized, miniature/heavy-duty, or customized hinges, your search is over! Our hinge manufacturing history goes back more than 70 years. As a globally-renowned company, we offer our San Jose customers a wide variety of hinge types to suit any, imaginable, application – from spring-loaded or butt hinges to specialty or aerospace hinges and much more. We manufacture to your design, supply in-stock designs, and we can customize any type of hinges for out-of-the-ordinary needs. In other words, LaDeau has exactly what you are looking for!
LaDeau’s Continuous/Piano Hinges
The same equipment that fabricates the precise MS20257 Mil-Spec hinges is used to manufacture LaDeau’s commercial continuous/piano hinges. For decades, Original Equipment Manufacturers, locally in San Jose, nationally and globally, have utilized LaDeau’s continuous/piano hinges to meet their demanding requirements. Our steel continuous/piano hinges are American-made of cold-rolled steel in an ISO-Certified environment. Our aluminum and stainless steel hinges are additionally available in ultra-reliable American material. You will not find a metal-stamped continuous/piano hinge that is more robust and dependable – anywhere on Earth!
Over the years, LaDeau Manufacturing has fabricated millions of feet of continuous/piano hinges – from 0.008″ (0.2mm) thin to 0.186″ (4.72mm) thick – from aluminum, stainless steel, steel, brass, and other specialty metals. Our basic continuous/piano hinges serve countless, every-day needs, while our customized continuous/piano hinges serve the most unique requests! Our San Jose customers have long utilized our quality, and strategic location, to add value to their operations.
LaDeau’s Mil-Spec Piano Hinges
Mil-Spec piano hinges are precisely crafted to meet very detailed standards, and our Mil-Spec varieties are made to MS20257, MS20001, MS35821 – MS35831 and A-A-55589 through A-A-55596 specifications. Mil-Spec hinge specifications include MS20253, MS27990, and A-A-55486. Stocked hinges of 72″ lengths are available in a variety of materials and finishes, and lengths can be quickly modified for highly-customized needs. Aircraft manufacturers and other industries have placed their trust in LaDeau’s Mil-Spec hinges, for decades.
Hinge Customization is LaDeau’s Specialty
Manufacturing custom hinges of all types is what LaDeau loves to do! Butt hinges, spring-loaded hinges, continuous hinges, precision hinges, and other types can be modified down to the smallest detail – lengths, widths, hole patterns, forms, and other detailing is all in a day’s work.
LaDeau’s comprehensive manufacturing arsenal, combined with the versatility of our proprietary Universal tooling system, allow our San Jose clientele to enjoy minimized fabrication time, optimized repeatability, pin-point accuracy, and noticeable savings. Just let us know what you need – if you can design it, we’ll manufacture it!
LaDeau’s Reputation Spans More than Seven Decades
LaDeau Manufacturing has positioned itself as a global leader in the hinge-manufacturing industry for two good reasons: maintaining excellence in our products and ethics in our operations. Our customers and our competition recognize our company for its:
*** Expertise – During WWII, LaDeau’s founding fathers worked with the prestigious Lockheed Corporation which manufactured bombers and other types of aircraft. Today, the Lockheed Martin Corporation is deemed one of the most spectacular military organizations in the US. Our founders proudly offered their knowledge and skills to contribute to the war effort.
The post-war aircraft-manufacturing industry was ready to embrace new technologies, and our founders were ready to establish their own identity – LaDeau Manufacturing. Fabricating aircraft hinge assemblies was the main focus but, today, LaDeau serves the large-scale needs of San Jose, national and global industries, including marine, aerospace, military, industrial, agricultural, commercial and security venues.
*** Quality – ISO compliance means our customers will receive unsurpassed robustness and reliability with every hinge LaDeau manufactures. Our quality control measures parallel 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 enjoys a 99.8% consumer-acceptance rate as well as being independently certified by a variety of aerospace entities.
*** Capabilities – LaDeau utilizes equipment and procedures designed for unusual detailing, combinations, and configurations. LaDeau’s custom hinges possess a caliber of strength, alignment, and even-weight distribution to address any type of unconventional, demanding need.
An array of material and finish options are available – steel, stainless steel, stamped aluminum, or extruded aluminum. Our primary and secondary processes range from press brake forming to welding to plating and so much more.
At LaDeau Manufacturing, it’s all about being readily available for a world-wide market that fully trusts what we offer, what we do, and who we are.
Give LaDeau a Call, Today!
Call LaDeau Manufacturing, now, and we will address any inquiries, on the spot – you have questions, and we’ll have the answers! We look forward to serving you!
You can reach our Glendale, California office at 818-240-3990 or 800-693-3990