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Our Enhanced 9308 Heavy-Duty Slide: The Best Just Got Better

Our Enhanced 9308 Heavy-Duty Slide: The Best Just Got Better

Our enhance heavy-duty 9308 slide has undergone an upgrade, and the result is the new 9308-E4 slide - a telescopic slide which is stronger, smoother a...

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The 5 most important measurements for your drawer and pocket door applications

The 5 most important measurements for your drawer and pocket door applications

At Accuride, our wide range of motion hardware means that there will always be a slide to fit your needs. However, all of these options can often make...

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The Future of Automotive Interiors, Today

The Future of Automotive Interiors, Today

From virtual reality video games to voice-controlled smart speakers, the technologies we use in our day to day lives are constantly being refined and ...

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Automotive Interiors: A look inside the car of the future

Automotive Interiors: A look inside the car of the future

On average, a person will spend almost 4 years of their lifetime sat inside their car. This makes it no surprise that comfort and convenience is at th...

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Hold-In/Out vs. Lock-In/Out: Which Slide Is Best For You?

Hold-In/Out vs. Lock-In/Out: Which Slide Is Best For You?

At Accuride, our designers and engineers use the latest technologies and years of industry experience to create high quality and safe telescopic and l...

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Easy-Close vs. Self-Close Drawer Slides: Which Is Best For You?

Easy-Close vs. Self-Close Drawer Slides: Which Is Best For You?

At Accuride, we offer a number of different slides that suit all manner of industrial and domestic applications, including heavy-duty slides, locking ...

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Is 1432 the right pocket door slide for you?

Is 1432 the right pocket door slide for you?

As house prices continue to rise, an increasing number of people are living in small apartments and studios where storage space is kept to a minimum a...

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An In-Depth Look at Autonomous Vehicle Interiors

An In-Depth Look at Autonomous Vehicle Interiors

With the 15th International Innovative Seating Conference fast approaching, taking place in Cologne, Germany from the 17th to 20th February 2020, the ...

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Product Round-Up: Slide Brackets

Product Round-Up: Slide Brackets

At Accuride, we are proud to produce not only a full range of slides, such as heavy-duty slides, two-way travel slides and pocket door slides, but als...

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The Future of Transport with Autonomous Vehicles and Accuride

The Future of Transport with Autonomous Vehicles and Accuride

The concept of autonomous vehicles will likely still seem strange and futuristic to many people, but for those in the know, it’s already happening and...

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Grade 316 Stainless Steel: Everything You Need to Know

Grade 316 Stainless Steel: Everything You Need to Know

Stainless steel has multiple everyday applications, from car parts and architectural features to medical sterilisers and saucepans, with different gra...

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Going Inside Electric Vehicles with Accuride

Going Inside Electric Vehicles with Accuride

The electric vehicles have greatly influenced the automotive industry in recent years, with every major manufacturer releasing an electric model to co...

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The Importance of Server Racks and Enclosures

The Importance of Server Racks and Enclosures

Even before digitalisation started to touch most aspects of our lives, servers and network equipment have been an integral part of the infrastructure ...

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Mounting Accuride Drawer Slides for Maximum Performance and Efficiency

Mounting Accuride Drawer Slides for Maximum Performance and Efficiency

When installing and mounting our drawer slides, whether in a simple desk drawer or complex storage system, accuracy and precision are key to getting t...

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Accuride launches new microwave oven-compatible telescopic slide

Accuride launches new microwave oven-compatible telescopic slide

Accuride becomes the first company to offer a slide for all four combi oven functions: baking, pyrolytic cleaning, steaming and microwaving Diez, Ge...

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New Server Rack Slide 2807

New Server Rack Slide 2807

Most offices have an internal network, which, among other things, allows employees to store and access important digital documents. This network is su...

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Electronic enclosure slide for 19" racks

Electronic enclosure slide for 19" racks

Electronic enclosure slide for 19" racks Load rating up to 45kg 100%+ extension 9.6mm slide thickness Lock-out Front disconnect Enclosure mounting bra...

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 Rising oil prices and climate change drive efficient aircraft design

Rising oil prices and climate change drive efficient aircraft design

The aviation industry has enjoyed a boom in growth over the last three years as fuel prices have steadily dropped. This has meant that passengers have...

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More movies please – the use of product animation online

More movies please – the use of product animation online

Author: Sue Witkowski, Marketing services manager 3rd Oct 2016 We have noticed that more and more people prefer to watch a movie of how our product...

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Winners announced for the European Healthcare Design Awards 2016

Winners announced for the European Healthcare Design Awards 2016

28 June - the winners of the first European Healthcare Design Awards were announced at the 2016 Congress & Exhibition held at the Royal College of Phy...

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The importance of retail store design in an e-commerce world

The importance of retail store design in an e-commerce world

Author: Sue Witkowski, Marketing services manager 5th Dec 2016 Tablets are becoming more powerful, TVs are becoming more advanced and we are able to...

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Answering customers’ questions about ball bearing slides

Answering customers’ questions about ball bearing slides

We have been designing and making drawer slides for over 50 years but we realize that not everyone knows all the technical details involved. Over this...

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Additive manufacturing (3D printing) - impact on design, faster production and use of new materials

Additive manufacturing (3D printing) - impact on design, faster production and use of new materials

Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering 10th Jan 2017 3D printing technology looks likely to revolutionise manufacturing and move ind...

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DA0116RC - winner of the Polish "Product of the Year 2015" competition

DA0116RC - winner of the Polish "Product of the Year 2015" competition

DA0116RC - winner of the Polish "Product of the Year 2015" competition After winning product innovation at Healthcare Estate Exhibition in UK, Accurid...

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New year...new people...new challenges

New year...new people...new challenges

Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist 13th Feb 2017 The start of the year often brings changes and new (year) resolut...

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Interactive and connected kitchen appliances- changing the way we live?

Interactive and connected kitchen appliances- changing the way we live?

Author: Helle Kinning, Marketing and distribution support specialist 3rd Nov 2016 As kitchen technology advances and revolutionary products are bein...

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Axis Automatic Entrance Systems and Accuride International have worked together to design and produce an innovative sliding door mechanism for what has become the Axis Flo-Motion® Door System.

Axis Automatic Entrance Systems and Accuride International have worked together to design and produce an innovative sliding door mechanism for what has become the Axis Flo-Motion® Door System.

Choosing their winner, the judges said: “This product is new and very innovative. It is a classic example of British engineering with a manufacturer r...

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2015 digital trends for B2B sales and marketing

2015 digital trends for B2B sales and marketing

Having spent a day with our Austrian distribution partner Schachermayer, Helle (Accuride’s distribution marketing specialist) discovered some interest...

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Accuride’s industrial and electronic slides now in stock in Portugal / Gama Industrial e Electrónica da ACCURIDE disponível em Portugal

Accuride’s industrial and electronic slides now in stock in Portugal / Gama Industrial e Electrónica da ACCURIDE disponível em Portugal

Customers need to know that they can get our products quickly and that they will have local support. This is probably one of the most important servic...

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BSH honours Accuride China with an ‘Excellent Performance’ award

BSH honours Accuride China with an ‘Excellent Performance’ award

Every two years BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH awards its best suppliers for their services. However, the purpose of the awards serves a longer...

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