Gates can be installed on graded driveways but the type of installation will vary depending on the grade. If the rise is under 2” per foot, an Uphill Swing Gate Hinge can be used to angle the gate upwards when opening and provide adequate clearance. On ex. Hinges for Driveway Gates and Garden, Pedestrian, Walk-Through Gates including Adjustable Sealed Bearing Hinge, Bearing Hinge, Barrel Hinge, Shoulder Joint Hinge, Heavy-Duty, Block Hinge, Adjustable Barrel Hinge, Strap and T Hinge, Weldable, Uphill Hinge, Eyebolt Hinge, Self-Closing Hinge, Batwing Hinge, Teardrop Hinge.
Driveway gate uphill hinges are used when your driveway has a grade going uphill on the inside of the gate. These special hinges allow the gate inclne upwards during the opening operation. This all depends on how you have the gate swinging. (If it slides up a slope no automation will work). The other option if you gate must swing in is to use Liftmaster SWG Uphill Swing Hinges. these hinges allow the gate to tilt up to 15 degrees as it swings level to accommodate a slope. the leading source for Semi-Custom Gates and.