hinge stile

hinge stile

The vertical structural member of a doorframe on which the hinges are fixed, and about which the door pivots; also called a hanging stile.
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In response to increasing customer demand, particularly within the public sector, the traditional hinge stile has been replaced with a continuous vertical cylindrical section which, set within a sealed jamb section.
Put eye screws into the inner top of the hinge stile and then inner bottom of the gate stile.