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Berenson Part Number Breakdown

What's in a Number?

Each Berenson Hardware part is assigned a unique number, but those numbers are more than just a label for the part. They contain codes that will tell you:

• What material the part is made from 

• What finish the part is

• How the part is packaged

The graphic on the  right breaks it down for you. 

What are the codes?

Now that you know what each part of the number means, you should know what the numbers and letters stand for. Here is a handy guide to all of our codes. 

Material Codes

1 Zinc Diecast (Zamac)

2 Steel

3 Brass

4 Aluminum

5 Ceramic / Porcelain

6 Wood

7 Plastic / Acrylic

9 Other (Stainless Steel or Crystal)

Finish Codes

00 Miscellaneous

03 Polished Brass

07 Gold

10 Rubbed Bronze

14 Polished Nickel

15 Satin Nickel

26 Polished Chrome

39 White Ceramic

47 Clear/Transparent
48 White
55 Black/Matte Black/Satin Black
55BPN Matte Black and Brushed Nickel
55MDB Matte Black and Modern Brushed Gold
98 Black Nickel

99 Antique Silver

AB Antique Brass

AI Antique Iron

ALU Aluminum

AP Antique Pewter

BAB Brushed Antique Brass

BAC Brushed Antique Copper

BAP Brushed Antique Pewter

BBN Brushed Black Nickel
BBZ Brushed Bronze

BC Brushed Copper

BNL Brushed Nickel Look

BPN Brushed Nickel

BPN55 Brushed Nickel and Matte Black

BT Brushed Tin

CG Charcoal Gray

CZ Champagne

DBZ Dull Bronze

DC Dull Chrome

FE Dull Rust

GPH Graphite

HG Honey Gold

LWI Weathered Iron

MDB Modern Brushed Gold (formally Modern Bronze)

OB Oiled Bronze

ORB Oil Rubbed Bronze

ORBL Oil Rubbed Bronze Light

PC Polished Copper

RAB Rustic Brushed Brass

RBN Rustic Black Nickel

RC Rustic Copper

RGZ Rust Glaze

RI Rustic Iron

RN Rustic Nickel

RT Rustic Tin

SAL Satin Aluminum

SB Satin Brass

SC Satin Chrome

SFG Soft Gold

SG Satin Gold

SLT Slate

SLT55 Slate and Matte Black

SS Stainless Steel

VB Verona Bronze

VTN Vintage Nickel

WC Weathered Copper

WN Weathered Nickel

WVB Weathered Verona Bronze

For more information on our finishes, visit our Finish Guide

Packaging Codes

B Item is supplied in bulk without mounting screws

C Item is supplied in a carton with 8-32 x 1" or M4 x 45mm break off screws

P Item is individually polybagged with 8-32 X 1" screws, M4 x 45mm break off screws, or other mounting hardware 

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