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Cape Cod Rail Gates

Cape Cod Gates

The Cape Cod Board Gate can be built as single gates or double gates.   The gates can be hung either with our Central Eye Double Strap Hardware (8312) or with our Rear Eye Double Strap Hardware (8324).
 Below we list the advantages of each type of hardware and a link that will take you to many gate configurations, detailed plans, layout and construction instructions.

Mounting with Central Eye Hinges (8312)

8312 Layout

Typical Between Posts Installation
Requires 4.5” to 5” between post and gate.

8312 Top View

6 Foot gate

Single Gates Central Eye

5 sizes for openings 4 feet wide to
10 feet wide

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Double 4 Foot Gates

Double Gates Central Eye

9 sizes for openings 8 feet wide to
20 feet wide

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Gates hung between the posts can be hung on either a square or round post.
 Requires 4.5 to 5.0 inches between gate and post (filler blocks can be used)
 Gates open approximate 100 degrees in each direction.
 Easily adjusted.
 Very heavy duty and strong hardware.

Mounting with Rear Eye Hinges (8324 & 8325)

Rear Eye Adjustable

Between Post Hinge installation using 8256 mounting plate and adjustable pins.  Gap between gate and post 0.5" to 1.0".

8256 Layout
6 Foot Gate

Single Gates Rear Eye

5 sizes for openings 4 feet wide to
10 feet wide

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Double 4 Foot Gates

Double Gates Rear Eye

9 sizes for openings 8 feet wide to
20 feet wide

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Gates hung between the posts must be hung on a square post.
 Requires 0.5 to 1.0 inches between gate and post
 Gates open 180 degrees to fold back against adjacent fence.
 Easily adjusted.
 Very heavy duty and strong hardware.


Double 10 Foot Gates

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