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16 March 2016

Blog Author: John Whittlesea, Technical support manager

Can an Accuride full-extension drawer slide be used as a flat mounted slide?

Some full-extension (100% travel) slides can be flat (horizontally) mounted, but there will be a reduction in their load bearing capacity. Typically this will reduce to 25% of the side mounted load rating. For example, if we state that a...

03 February 2016

Blog Author: Sue Witkowski, Marketing services manager

Two-way travel slides

Normally you would expect a telescopic slide to move in only one direction. For example, a drawer is usually opened from just one side. But a 2-way travel slide allows that drawer to be opened from both the front and the back of the...

17 November 2015

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Our Polish industrial distributor Albeco has been steadily growing and spreading its wings into a brand new building to facilitate improved services for their clients.

I went to see them on a crisp November morning in Poznan and chatted to their Product Manager, Radoslaw Berlowski, who told me about the latest happenings in their company and in the Polish industry generally. What stage are you at with...

07 October 2015

Blog Author: Sue Witkowski, Marketing services manager

I want to add a keyboard shelf to my desk – any suggestions?

If you want to add a retracting keyboard shelf beneath a desk then the 2109 slide is an obvious choice. The 2109 slide comes with height adjustable brackets that fix to the underside of the desk. Optional clip on brackets (633xx) can also...

08 September 2015

Blog Author: John Whittlesea, Technical support manager

Ask our slide experts about your telescopic or linear slide problem

We receive all sorts of questions about slides and we will continue to publish them, with our answers, on the Accuride blog. We hope that these answers will be useful to you, but if there is a question that we haven’t covered,...

28 July 2015

Blog Author: Sue Witkowski, Marketing services manager

Accuride USA demonstrates Senseon access control at Las Vegas woodworking show

The access control system from Accuride, branded Senseon, is being demonstrated in a retail environment. It uses RFID technology and electronic locks integrated with side mount and under mount slides, including a touch release and soft...

20 May 2015

Blog Author: Accuride

Part Three | SEO in 2015: Mobile and more| A Three Part Guide to Natural Search

One thing that SEO consultants are constantly doing is future proofing clients’ websites and web strategies. SEO practices change quickly and a big part of the job is keeping up to date and adapting to every new progression or...

06 May 2015

Blog Author: Accuride

Part Two | Is SEO Actually Important For My Business? | A Three Part Guide to Natural Search

The importance of SEO is something I get asked about a lot. “Creating this content and managing the website is great, but is it really important for me and my business, in my industry?” The short answer would be...

22 April 2015

Blog Author: Accuride

A Three Part Guide to Natural Search | Part One | What exactly is SEO?

Anyone who has even the slightest involvement in marketing or web management will have at least heard of the term SEO (Search Engine Optimization) at some point over the past few years. The concept of SEO has been increasingly prominent...

19 February 2015

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist

Multi-channel selling & how technology is driving change for businesses

Helle started the New Year by visiting Schachermayer, our Austrian distribution partner. She had the opportunity to question Mr Andreas Niedermair, Vice President and Mr Stefan Mader, Product Marketing about how they have adapted their...