Gate Fittings Guide

Unsure of what gate fittings you require?

Please use one of the following guides to help determine what fittings are best suited for your gate.

Closeboard / Palisade / TGV Gates

The following guide is for Closeboard Gates, Palisade Gates and Tongue and Groove Gates.

The guide only applies if the gates are made with softwood timber, standard framing and without any additional extras.

For more information, get in touch with a member of our sales team.

Gate fitting

Gate Height

Gate Width


3ft
4ft
5ft
6ft
3ft
Set A
Set A
Set B
Set B
4ft
Set C
Set C
Set D
Set D
5ft
*C.T.D
C.T.D
Set E
Set E
6ft
C.T.D
C.T.D
Set F
Set F
Gate Width: 3ft
Gate Height: 3ft - Set A
Gate Height: 4ft - Set A
Gate Height: 5ft  - Set B
Gate Height: 6ft - Set B
Gate Width: 4ft
Gate Height: 3ft - Set C
Gate Height: 4ft - Set C
Gate Height: 5ft - Set D
Gate Height: 6ft - Set D
Gate Width: 5ft
Gate Height: 3ft - *C.T.D
Gate Height: 4ft - C.T.D
Gate Height: 5ft - Set E
Gate Height: 6ft - Set E
Gate Width: 6ft
Gate Height: 3ft - C.T.D
Gate Height: 4ft - C.T.D
Gate Height: 5ft - Set F
Gate Height: 6ft - Set F

*Call to Discuss (C.T.D)
These are not a common gate size and it would be best to speak to a sales member to discuss the correct fittings required.

Gate hinge and padbolt

Set A

1x Pair of 18" T-Hinges
1x Auto Latch or Brenton Padbolt

Gate hinges, latch and padbolt

Set B

1x Pair of 18" T-Hinges
1x Ring Latch or Suffolk Latch
2x Brenton Padbolts

Gate hinges and pad bolt or latch

Set C

1x Pair of Strong 24" T-Hinges
1x Auto Latch or Brenton Padbolt

Gate hinges and ring latch or pad bolts

Set D

1x Pair of 24" T-Hinges
1x Ring Latch or Suffolk Latch
2x Brenton Padbolts

Heavy gate hinges and drop bolt

Set E

1x Pair of 30" Heavy Hinges
(Reversible Cup & Band or Adjustable Hook & Band)
1x Ring Latch
1x Brenton Padbolts
1x 18" Drop Bolt

Heavy gate hinges, drop bolt and ring latch

Set F

1x Pair of 36" Heavy Hinges
(Reversible Cup & Band or Adjustable Hook & Band)
1x Ring Latch
1x Large Brenton Padbolt
1x 18" Drop Bolt

All the above fittings are available in various different finishes, with Galvanised, Black Powder Coated and Bright Zinc Plated being the most popular.

For any more information on any of our gate fittings, please get in touch with a member of our sales team who will be happy to assist you.

Timber Field Gates

For all our timber field gates, we recommend the use of an 'Adjustable Field Gate Hinge Set'.

This simple table below shows what set size is required for your field gate.

Gate Width

0.9m > 1.5m
12" Hinge Set
1.5m > 2.4m
18" Hinge Set
2.4m+
24" Hinge Set

We can supply different variations of the field gate hinge set, allowing for different hanging situations (off brickwork etc.) All our fittings are available in Galvanised and Black Coated. 

Below is a selection of our popular field gate fittings to complete the full set up of your timber field gate.

'Adjustable Field Gate Hinge Set
Drop bolt

Drop Bolt

Drop bolt to secure your gate in position at the ground.
Available in various styles, lengths and finishes.

Self locking gate hatch

Self Locking Gate Catch

Self Locking Catch set to secure your field gate onto an upright support. 
Available in Galvanised or Black Coated.

Loop over

Loopover

For securing 2 gates together as a pair.
Available in different sizes, styles and finishes.

Spring catch set

Spring Catch Set

Spring Catch set to secure your field gate onto an upright support.