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Holes : Slots, Ovals and Obrounds

Obrounds or slots are elongated holes and are used primarily for ease in locating and mounting to a prepunched hole in a chassis or frame. You start with a standard hole and just make it longer.



Lengthwise slot

Slots can be arranged lengthwise, or widthwise on the hinge leaf.

Widthwise slot

Two ways to dimension slot size

Slots can be dimensioned two ways: by diameter and center-to-center, or the preferred way: by overall dimensions.


Locating slots

Slots are located by their centers.

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