April 26, 2011, Stanley, NC Ă˘â‚¬â€ś Blum introduces its new Compact Blumotion series of concealed face frame hinges with built in soft close. They are available for both full and partial overlay applications and compliment the companies existing face frame hinge program.
These premium face frame hinges have the BLUMOTION soft close mechanism integrated in the small space of the hinge cup and offer the quality of motion you have come to expect from Blum hardware.
The Blumotion function can easily be deactivated on one of the hinges, enabling a small or light door to close with the same quality of motion. Compact Blumotion hinges will be available in BlumĂ˘â‚¬â„˘s standard boring pattern and available in cup depths as little as 11mm to accommodate profile doors. In addition, Blum will also offer an angle restriction clip for these hinges to restrict the opening angle to 86Ă‚Â°.
The latest in sophisticated face frame hinge technology, Compact Blumotion delivers elegant design, precise movement and a higher level of performance. Learn more about Compact Blumotion at compact.blum.com.
Blum Inc. is a leading manufacturer of functional hardware for kitchen cabinets and commercial case goods. Though specializing in concealed hinges, lift systems and drawer runner systems, Blum also manufactures solutions for organizing the contents of drawers. Additional information on Blum and Blum products is available at www.blum.com or contact us at 800/438 6788.
Blum, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of functional hardware for the kitchen cabinet and commercial casework industries specializing in lift systems, concealed hinges and drawer runner systems. Virtually all of the hardware needed for cabinets is available within the wide range of quality Blum products.
Blum's manufacturing and distribution facility in Stanley, North Carolina supplies the North American markets through a network of more than 150 dependable distributors. Manufacturing in North Carolina allows Blum to react quickly to changing customer needs. Production can be increased quickly to handle unexpected surges in demand. Customer pickups and deliveries can be timed to better match customer production schedules. Our automated logistics warehouse is just one way Blum reduces storage costs while increasing efficiencies in filling customer orders.
Blum's premium concealed drawer runner is now completely made in the U.S.A. Each set of TANDEM plus BLUMOTION consists of over 170 parts, all manufactured and assembled in the U.S. Blum's STANDARD, METABOX 320M and SOLO drawer runners are also â€śMade in the U.S.A.â€ť products.
Hinge systems are generally assembled in the U.S. with the majority of components (steel and zinc) manufactured in our Austrian plants. Most plastic components are injection molded in our U.S. facility. Drawer runner systems are typically manufactured and assembled in the U.S. with only a small number of components being imported from Austria. Our U.S. manufacturing facility features metal stamping, powder coating, injection molding and automated assembly processes. Lift systems are manufactured and assembled in Austria.
Product development at Blum considers all of the various customers who will come in contact with our products. With this â€śGlobal Customer Benefitsâ€ť philosophy we strive to create advantages for all users from the manufacturer to the end consumer.
Blum, Inc. is ISO 9001 certified which means that you are assured of consistent quality in every Blum product. What's more they exceed the requirements of ANSI/BHMA standards for cycle life, static load and self-closing performance.