Missouri Hinge Manufacturer & Supplier
It is a universal truth regarding virtually every industry in the world – from residential, to military, and to aerospace: hinges are a prerequisite to ensuring these, and other industries, operate seamlessly, or even operate at all. Hinges truly are the unsung heroes that allow every corner of the world to function every second of every minute of every day.
You too require hinges for your own use; and choosing a globally-recognized hinge manufacturer and supplier to meet your hinge requirements only makes sense – welcome to LaDeau Manufacturing! We offer our Missouri patrons more than 70 years of providing excellent quality hinges and hinge pins at fair and competitive prices.
LaDeau’s Missouri customers can select from a vast array of hinge types to suit any imaginable application: spring-loaded, butt, specialty, precision, industrial, Mil-Spec, and more. From the most simple hinge to the most complex, and from our most heavy-duty hinge to the most miniature, LaDeau Manufacturing manufactures and can stock any type of hinge you might require. Additionally, hinge customization is always available.
Piano Hinges (Continuous Hinges)
The identical equipment which creates our very-precise MS20257 Mil-Spec hinges is used to fabricate LaDeau’s robust piano hinges. Whether in the US or around the world, Original Equipment Manufacturers depend on the quality of LaDeau’s continuous hinges to fully satisfy their stringent demands. Our steel piano hinges are American-made of cold-rolled steel in an ISO-Certified environment. Our stainless steel and aluminum piano hinges take it a step further- using high quality American-sourced material as well. Our Missouri customers will not find a more dependable metal-stamped continuous (piano) hinge on the world market!
Our company has manufactured millions of feet of 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 piano hinges that serve every-day needs or customized continuous hinges that address the most unique demands, no request is too unusual or too complex.
Mil-Spec Piano Hinges
Aircraft manufacturers have placed their confidence in LaDeau’s Mil-Spec hinges for decades. LaDeau’s Mil-Spec piano hinges are made to MS20257, MS20001, MS35821 – MS35831 and A-A-55589 through A-A-55596 specifications. Corresponding 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. Cut-to-order lengths can be quickly modified to meet any detailed specifications.
Hinge customization is a specialty for LaDeau Manufacturing; and it is an area we perform with pride and passion. Hinges – whether piano, spring-loaded, precision and other types – can all be adapted and modified to ensure lengths, widths, hole patterns, forms, and other detailing will accommodate any out-of-the-ordinary demand. Thanks to LaDeau Manufacturing’s experience, 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) noticeable savings.
A Decades-Rich Reputation
LaDeau Manufacturing’s reputation spans 7 decades; and we have every intention of maintaining our position as a world-recognized hinge manufacturer and supplier. Our expertise is unquestioned; and our reputation is recognized and respected by our competitors. LaDeau Manufacturing is known for its:
*** Eminent Expertise – It was during WWII that LaDeau’s founders joined forces with the Lockheed Corporation, which manufactured a variety of aircraft. Today, Lockheed remains one of the most renowned military facilities in the US.
After the war ended, the aircraft industry entered its zenith in terms of potential production and advancement. It was then that LaDeau Manufacturing emerged and chose to become its own sovereign entity and focus on manufacturing aircraft hinge assemblies.
Fast-forward to today, our company serves the demanding and detailed needs of national and global industries that cater to marine, aerospace, military, industrial, agricultural, commercial and security settings. Product excellence absolutely must be at the forefront – our reputation rides on that standard.
*** Unquestioned Quality – ISO compliance means our Missouri consumers receive unsurpassed quality with each and every product LaDeau manufactures. Our production standards are historic; and they will never deviate from our founders’ original commitment to apply stringent MIL-l-45208A standard to all LaDeau parts – military and commercial. As an ISO-9001 certified world-class hinge manufacturer, LaDeau Manufacturing enjoys a greater-than-99.8% consumer-acceptance rate. We are also independently certified by a variety of aerospace entities.
*** Comprehensive Capabilities – There is an adage: If you build it, they will come. LaDeau will take it one step further: If you can envision it; LaDeau can create it! The unique detailing and combinations & configurations of LaDeau’s customized hinges provide the highest caliber of strength, 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.
LaDeau’s quality-control measures and our dedication to giving our Missouri customers individualized attention allow us to continue to address the endless needs of our vast consumer base that radiates to every part of the world.
When it comes to any type of hinge, if you need it, we’ll make it!
Give Us A Call
Call LaDeau Manufacturing, today; and we will address any inquiries you might have, right on the spot. We look forward to speaking with you!