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Weber Knapp

Hospitality | Lid & Door Lift Assist

Weber Knapp’s proprietary software and experienced engineering team combine to create specialized counterbalance mechanisms for the hospitality industry. Our patented counterbalance technology offers precision and superior reliability for lid lift assists and door lift assists:

  • Countertop hinges (bar flip top lift gate hinges, kitchen countertop bar hinges, etc.)
  • Murphy bed hinges
  • Tanning bed hinges
  • Monitor mounting systems
  • Furniture space saving mechanisms

Not only have we solved complex problems for globally recognized clients, we’ve also given them a competitive edge with our motion control engineering solutions. Our lift assist hinges make their products

  • Feel lighter
  • Safer
  • More intuitive
  • More ergonomic
  • Stand out from the crowd!

Our baseline counterbalance hinges have been tested to 100,000 cycles. Your bar flap door lift assist or similar product will not fall, even when partially open. This allows for user peace of mind.

Case Study: Artone Manufacturing

Artone Manufacturing, a leading hospitality furniture and casegoods maker, wanted to stand out from the crowded BDNY trade show. Its lofty goal was a vertical Murphy bed with a desk that folds out of the headboard. Knowing the required motion control components would make or break the project, Artone called on an old partner … 

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Vertical Murphy Bed With a Desk

Ask A Weber Knapp Engineer

To keep or improve your market share, you need the highest-quality motion control design possible based on your constraints. We love helping engineering and sales/marketing teams make that happen with innovative solutions your competitors aren’t even thinking of.

We always encourage dialogue as early as possible in the design phase. Ask Weber Knapp a simple question — you could dramatically improve the outcome of a product launch or redesign: