Bearing components can break as a result of excessive
strain. If this happens, the window sash may fall
out, leading to serious injuries. If the hinge parts are
likely to be subject to excessive strain under certain
conditions (use in schools, nursery schools, etc.),
appropriate measures must be taken to prevent this
from happening, such as using a friction stay to limit
the opening angle of the window, or using a turning
If there is any doubt, be sure to consult your SIEGENIA
Complete set of hardware
Your complete set of hardware should be composed
of solely SIEGENIA hardware components. Otherwise
damage could occur, for which we accept no liability.
Mounting the hardware components
All hardware components must be mounted properly.
When doing so, pay particular attention to the
mounting position and ensure that all hardware
components on the hinge side are firmly attached. The
top hinge pin must be pushed in up to the stop from
below, and snapped into the springs of the top hinge.
Pull out the top hinge pin only with a suitable assembly
These procedures must be carried out by experienced
Connecting the hardware components
• TITAN iP linkage cut
• TITAN AF/FAVORIT cut to length
Calibration of adjustable components
The given values for side, height and pressure settings
must not be exceeded. Otherwise bearing components
may break due to excessive strain and the window sash
may fall out.
Note also our maintenance instructions (order no.
Using a mishandling device
In order to protect the hardware and the window
element, and to ensure a long service life, we
recommend the use of a mishandling device such as
the below, particularly for heavy sash weights from
You can find our assembly video here:
Assembling the mishandling device
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