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How to fit a Cupboard Stay

All of our Stays come complete with fitting instructions upon ordering as they are are all individual, for further information before buying we suggest looking at the technical spec for the specific stay available on the product pages for each stay.


We also recommended using the stay calculator prior to purchase to make sure you have the correct stay. Eurofit Direct supply different types of stays please see below which may include the one you require...

Toy Box Stays - We offer Toy Box Stays/Hinges which are designed to support a lid in the open position. Our stays have a soft close feature to impove safety and usability. We stock these stays in a standard strength as well as more heavy duty option which is ranged in three tiers which are Light, Medium and Heavy. All of our Toy Box Stays have a Stay Calculator on the product page which allows you place your box dimensions into a form and find out if the product you have selected is suitable.


Lid Stay Appliccations

Top Box Stays/Hinges - These upward opening stays will hold the door open allowing easy access to storage compartments, this application is mostly found in the kitchen. Our top box stays are soft closing which improve safety and similar to the toy box stays we sell these in standard duty as well as a heavier duty option which is available in light, medium and heavy duty strengths.




Gas Strut Stays are ideal for use in any upward opening such as kitchen cupboard doors. one opened the stay assists with lifting the door and holds it in the open position, the open position can be altered depending on the mounting position of the bracket. Eurofit Direct offer a different range of strength gas struts so its important to use our stay calculator prior to purchase to understand which strength gas strut you require.

 Eurofit Gas Strut Stay 50N Force 10"


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