Self-Closing Device – Farm

Boerboel’s Farm Gate Self-Closing Device is a spring-loaded device engineered to work with both new and existing farm gates. Made of steel with a superior coating, this device can withstand even extreme weather conditions.

Device will close:

1 device: 6′ – 65lb gate
2 devices: 8′ – 75lb gate
3 devices: 10′ – 85lb gate

Works With



Gate Capacity


Available Material Type(s)

Closing Mechanism

Point Load


Color Options

SKU: 73014317 Category: .
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What You Need to Know

Common Gate Components:


Fence Post - Vertical support from which the hinge and gate hangs. The post also attaches to the fence panel.

Gate Upright - Vertical part of the gate where you mount the hinge arm. Size varies based upon the dimension and style of the gate.

Gate Width and Weight - Width is the horizontal measurement of the gate. This measurement, along with the weight of the gate, will determine the load capacity your hinge can support.

Gate Material - Common gate materials include wood, vinyl, aluminum and steel.

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Self-Closing Device

We know that managing the daily chores around your land is not easy, so we developed our spring loaded, self-closing device to work like an extra hand. It’s a quick addition to your existing farm gate system and installs easily onto your existing gate post, saving repeated trips on and off your tractor to open and close your gate. Our hope is that this farm innovation makes your life easier and more productive, the Boerboel way.


Salt Spray

All of our Boerboel gate solutions go through industry standard ASTM B117 Salt Spray testing and surpass to support our limited lifetime warranty. B117 is the standard for testing corrosion resistance. We simulate exposure to a corrosive environment such as a seaside location, testing for variables such as salt, temperature, and humidity. In general, 1000 hours equates to 15 years of generic environmental exposure.


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