Placed in the center and front of the panel, with all blades being gather together between the Top and Bottom Rail or Divider Rail, It can be split at specific positions. eg: Top and Bottom above or below the midrail (the exactly location need be offered when placing the order). While for Bi-fold panels , the shutters tilt rod will be positioned 8 mm off center to ensure the panels can be folded on each other without hitting the tilt rod. The central tilt rod and the louvers of plantation shutter are linked with the plantation shutter staples.
Placed closer to the hinged side of panel which is the same style as the Center Tilt Rod, The standard will be 1 inch in from the end of blades, This can also be split at specific positions eg: Top and Bottom above or below the midrail (the exactly location need be offered when placing the order).
The rear tilt bar attached to the back of the louver by a screw or nail. This plantation shutters without the middle bar and the gear system is a kinds of hidden tilt rod which be placed inside of stile, This type of shutters tilt rod provides a clear view when the blades are open as the tilt rod is almost invisible from the front. This can also be split at specific locations eg: Top and Bottom above or below the midrail (the exactly location need be offered when placing the order). Regarding the hidden tilt rod, you can do the plantation shutter hidden tilt rod replacement easily by yourself.
Gear System is one kind of shutter hidden tilt rod, while the difference with other type hidden tilt rod is that the gear system is be fixed inside of stile which totaly unvisable while other type hidden tilt rod, a tilt bar still can be saw on the back side. Available for all size blades of poly shutters and wood shutters.