High Capacity Slides from Chambrelan!

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Introducing the E1020 Series of heavy-duty slides from Chamberlan! With load capacities up to 950kg (2094 lbs) and available in lengths up to 2000mm (78.74″) the E1020 series can handle just about anything.

Chambrelan offers a range of slides for nearly any application. Whether it’s a light-duty drawer or a high-capacity tool shelf, there’s a Chambrelan slide for you. We’re proud to offer Chamberlan slides as part of our broad range of hardware solutions.

Use our Contact Form to reach us or call us today at 1-800-318-1119 for more information!

Voyager Campervans: Moving the Frontier for Camper Mobility

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Nestled in the bustling city of Minneapolis lies a fast-growing startup. But it isn’t the Silicon Valley kind.

Instead, this startup is advancing the booming market for camper rentals.

To read more about how Accuride slides are used in camper vans like these, check out Accuride’s Blog page with all kinds of great information on applications and ideas on where Accuride slides can make life easier!

We can help you with drawer slides!

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Accuride started out designing slides for the industrial and electromechanical market and has grown to become a global expert in the design, manufacture, and integration of movement solutions. This has earned Accuride products a reputation for quality and reliability. Their staff takes pride in guiding customers to the most effective and practical solution.

Accuride products are used to provide movement, positioning, and access in a vast range of applications across a broad spectrum of industries, including:

  • Automotive and transportation
  • Enclosures for data storage and communications
  • Mobile and static equipment and supply storage
  • Machinery and manufacturing
  • Emergency and utility vehicles
  • Industrial equipment and storage units
  • Medical equipment

Tried & True Performance

Our stringent testing procedures reflect the real-world conditions and include extensive cycle testing, salt spray and moisture exposure, slamming, vibration, and more to ensure continued dynamic performance under demanding conditions.

Special Attributes

We offer a large selection of slides with technology and features specifically designed to enhance industrial applications such as:

  • Weather-resistant and corrosion resistant finishes
  • Two-way travel for access from both sides of an installation
  • Lock-in & lock-out to secure slides in the open and closed positions
  • Soft close, self-closing, and touch release features
  • Corrosion resistant aluminum or stainless steel slides
  • Mounting options such as brackets or bayonet/pocket systems

Click here for more information about the features and components of Accuride slides.

If you’re looking for heavy-duty slides for industrial plant equipment or slides with compact cross sections to maximize space efficiency, Accuride can provide you with the ultimate solution.

Choices Galore

Although best known for ball bearing drawer slides, explore our Product Catalog to find out more about Accuride’s specialty solutions such as our linear motion slides and innovative electronic locking products.

115RC Linear Motion Track System from Accuride

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115rc The 115RC series Linear Motion Track System is a completely modular system for creating smooth linear tracks for cabinets, doors, shelves, and so much more. All the components of this system are ordered separately, giving you 100% control over the system you’re creating. The tracks and ball carriage units can be mounted vertically or horizontally, and are able to carry up to 160 lbs when side-mounted. Need help creating your own linear motion track system?  Use our Contact Form to reach us! 115rc-1  

Accuride Electromechanical Slides Are Now Available!

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Accuride 38EL Electronic Locking Slides

Accuride 38EL Electronic Locking Slides

We’re very excited to announce that Accuride now has Electromechanical locking slides!  These slides are ideal for all kinds of applications where security is a key consideration. Just as importantly, though, is ease of installation. If you’ve been using a combination of keylock and slide interlock system, or some other method of controlling access, this is an easy changeover.  Just add the controller, connect the latches, and you have a secure system that’s easy to use (and to maintain) You can find more information at: Accuride International | Industrial & Electromechanical (click here). Here’s some technical stuff:

•    Integrated electronic lock mechanism withstands up to 150-lbs. of force.

•    Lock includes manual override.

•    Two options available:

– Lock/Unlock – Slide is opened manually

– Kick-Out  – Propels drawers open about 2″ when unlocked.

•    Sensor feedback indicates:

–          Open or Closed Status

–          Locked or Unlocked Status

•    The control circuit permits integration into third-party access control systems.

•    Lock functions with any power source supplying the required DC voltage and current. See technical sheet for details.

•    Lock /exterior finish: zinc and black plastic.

CAD FILES ONLINE! Model 38EL – Full Extension Slide with Integrated Electronic Lock

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THIS JUST IN!  Accuride announces the new 38EL Series slide, with an INTEGRATED electronic lock!  COOL!  Want to know more?  We’d be happy to send you all of the information, but if you need information RIGHT NOW, you can download the detailed drawings from Traceparts.com!  Click the link below: CAD files ACCURIDE : Model 38EL – Full Extension Slide with Integrated Electronic Lock. We’re proud to carry a wide range of electronic latching solutions to meet your specific needs.  If this isn’t exactly what you’re looking for, call us directly at 1-800-318-1119 and we can discuss your requirements.  We’ll find something that will work for you.

Accuride Has Stainless Steel Slides

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Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel

Accuride introduces four new stainless steel slides that provide a full range of slide choices for installations where exposure to moisture or high humidity is a key environmental factor. The corrosion resistance of these products offers a slide solution for drawers or pull-out shelves in food service applications, outdoor kitchens, wash-down areas, industrial storage of parts, equipment, tools, chemicals, paint, etc. vehicular storage, and other applications subject to dampness.
Tested to 80,000 cycles, these products offer load ratings from 100 to 350 pounds, with extensions ranging from 3/4 to over travel. All include a hold-in detent feature to prevent drawers from rolling back out after closure. Several lengths are available for each model and all products are RoHS compliant. Accuride International manufactures precision ball bearing slides for a variety of applications and has six locations worldwide; each governed by a quality management system registered to ISO 9001:2000.

Accuride 1000 lb Capacity Slides

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AL4140 Series Slides

Accuride announces the addition of two super heavy-duty slides designed to carry loads up to 966 pounds per pair.

Models AL4120 and AL4140 are lightweight aluminum, with stainless steel ball bearings and ball retainers, which provide corrosion resistance for exterior applications exposed to moisture and high humidity. These products are suitable to a number of applications in industries such as transportation, utility and emergency vehicles, manufacturing, food service, and more.

Model AL4120 offers ¾ extension and a load rating up to 966 pounds. AL4140 is full extension and carries up to 882 pounds. Both products offer smooth movement and a hole pattern that gives the flexibility to accommodate a variety of installation options. Tested to 10,000 cycles, these slides are non-disconnect for added strength, and available in lengths from 16″ up to 48″.

Accuride International manufactures precision ball bearing slides for a variety of applications and has six locations worldwide; each governed by a quality management system registered to ISO 9001:2000.

NEW From Accuride! The CB-Hand Locking Handle Kit

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Accuride CB_HAND

Accuride CB_HAND 1

The CB-Handle Locking Handle Kit from Accuride is a new way to add lock-in and lock-out features to drawers or trays.  This handy mechanism allows one-hand activation with a centrally located push-button, and is ideal for mobile applications!

  • Accommodates drawers up to 60” wide
  • Compatible with many slide families:  3600, 7950/7957, 9301 and others with cross sections of 0.75” or greater
  • Push button at the center of the handle releases locks
  • Constructed of lightweight and corrosion resistant components


Call us today, or use our Contact Form to learn more about the CB-Hand Locking Handle Kit!