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Accuride International Limited

Accuride have been designing and making telescopic slides for over 50 years and are now at the forefront in the design and manufacture of access and movement systems.

Each of our design centres bring together product designers, production engineers and industry specialists to provide innovative positioning solutions to numerous industries. With manufacturing in North America, Europe and the Far East and with over 2,500 employees Accuride is, without question, a global force.

With experience gained from working with the traditional electronic and furniture industries, Accuride has now built a reputation as a problem solver and supplier of creative solutions to, amongst others, the automotive and domestic appliances industries.


Products

0116RC heavy-duty linear motion guide in a kitchen worktop

0116RC heavy-duty linear motion guide in a kitchen worktop

The strength and quiet movement of this linear guide offers an aesthetically pleasing integrated solution to maximise space in a kitchen.

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Automotive Sliding Armrests

Automotive Sliding Armrests

In 1997 Accuride developd the mechanism for the first sliding armrest introduced in a car. During the past ten years Accuride’s inhouse automotive des...

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Ball bearing drawer slides

Ball bearing drawer slides

There are so many areas where you could find Accuride’s ball bearing drawer slides that it is difficult to list them all. Search through our market s...

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Bespoke Sliding Systems

Bespoke Sliding Systems

Accuride extension slides, sometimes called telescopic, drawer or cabinet slides can be found in an amazing range of applications across many market s...

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Cabinet slides

Cabinet slides

Accuride, as an expert in movement and access, has a range of furniture hardware to deliver the designers’ vision. For example, the smooth clean line...

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Clip-on oven slide

Clip-on oven slide

A simple clip-on sliding solution for wire racks and trays in built in ovens and free-standing cookers has been developed by Accuride International. ...

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Corrosion resistant , heavy duty telescopic slide

Corrosion resistant , heavy duty telescopic slide

Telescopic slide with 227kg load rating has been given a corrosion resistant coating. The standard 9301 zinc plated slide has been given an organo-mi...

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Custom design telescopic slides and sliding systems

Custom design telescopic slides and sliding systems

Because we understand that your products may have movement requirements that cannot be met by our standard telescopic slide range (Quick Ship™) Acc...

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Drawer runners

Drawer runners

Drawer runners play an important role in the functionality of furniture and cabinets for the home or office. The enhanced perception of quality and fe...

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Electronic enclosure and server rack slides

Electronic enclosure and server rack slides

Accuride's electronic enclosure slides give access to keyboards, data storage racks, pull-out shelves, servers and sub-systems.

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friction guide

friction guide

For more on friction guide please contact us.Accuride have been designing and making telescopic slides for well over 50 years and are now at the foref...

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Heavy duty slides

Heavy duty slides

Heavy duty slide options These telescopic slides offer various features and materials to enhance a wide range of woodworking and industrial applicati...

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Heavy Duty Slides for Wide Drawers

Heavy Duty Slides for Wide Drawers

Our Heavy Duty Slides for Wide Drawers have the following specifications : Suitable for drawers up to 1000mm wide Load rating up to 160kg (side mount...

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Industrial drawer slides

Industrial drawer slides

In addition to our Quick Ship stock lines, we also design and manufacture bespoke industrial drawer slides for specific applications. Working in close...

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Interlock drawer slide (anti-tilt) with locking option

Interlock drawer slide (anti-tilt) with locking option

This heavy duty front interlock system is ideal for multi-drawer applications where it is important that only one drawer at a time can be opened. The ...

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Linear motion guide with recirculating ball carriage

Linear motion guide with recirculating ball carriage

DA0115RC aluminium linear track Aimed at cost-sensitive applications involving any length of travel and designs where space constraints must be consi...

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Linear Motion Slides

Linear Motion Slides

We have a range of off-the-shelf linear motion slides but we can also develop and produce them for use by original equipment manufacturers. Our linea...

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Locking handle kit for emergency services vehicles

Locking handle kit for emergency services vehicles

This is a rugged double handle kit with lock-in. Again, Accuride’s product design engineers have made leaps forward in the design of the mechanism, ma...

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Media access systems

Media access systems

Accuride’s design engineers have developed new products, using extension slides, to bring movement, access and storage solutions for a wide range of m...

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Pocket Door Telescopic Slides

Pocket Door Telescopic Slides

Pocket door telescopic slide are one of many door and drawer slides stocked here at Accuride International For recessing pocket doors on entertain...

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Push to open drawer slide

Push to open drawer slide

The 3832 Touch Release and Heavy Duty Touch Release full extension telescopic slides hold drawers or rollout shelves in a closed position until activa...

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Slide and tilt drawer system for emergency services

Slide and tilt drawer system for emergency services

Accuride has used its vast experience in automotive design and accreditation to TS16949 to design and build a brand new, light weight aluminium slide ...

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Stainless steel drawer slides for harsh environments

Stainless steel drawer slides for harsh environments

Accuride’s standard steel stock slides and custom designed extension slides can often give all the functionality required for medical applications.

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Stainless steel slide with lock-out and front disconnect

Stainless steel slide with lock-out and front disconnect

The DS0305 has been designed for corrosion resistant applications This high grade stainless steel slide is ideal for food, electronic enclosures, mil...

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Stainless steel telescopic drawer slide for high temperature applications

Stainless steel telescopic drawer slide for high temperature applications

This stainless steel slide uses high temperature food-grade grease and has no plastic parts, making it suitable for applications with a maximum temper...

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Telescopic Ball Bearing Slides

Telescopic Ball Bearing Slides

Bespoke ball bearing slides for domestic appliances Using a combination of sophisticated engineering and well-chosen materials, we are able to create...

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Telescopic Drawer Slide Range

Telescopic Drawer Slide Range

Accuride's business is divided between designing and manufacturing custom telescopic drawer slides for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and our ...

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Two-way Travel Drawer Slides

Two-way Travel Drawer Slides

Our Two-way Travel Drawer Slides have the following Specifications 2002 with load rating up to 35kg, hold-in and mounting tabs 2026 with load rating ...

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100% lubricant free

100% lubricant free

For more on 100% lubricant free please contact us.Accuride have been designing and making telescopic slides for well over 50 years and are now at the ...

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adjustable bearing clearance

adjustable bearing clearance

For more on adjustable bearing clearance please contact us.Accuride have been designing and making telescopic slides for well over 50 years and are no...

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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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Case Studies

Racking up conversions with Accuride slides

Racking up conversions with Accuride slides

If you’ve been driving anywhere in the last few years, from work commutes and shopping trips to family visits and holidays, you’ve probably noticed th...

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Raising a glass to heavy duty slides

Raising a glass to heavy duty slides

The storage of wine is an incredibly important element of keeping wine long-term. While it is known for being one of the few commodities that can impr...

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Self-closing telescopic slide; a practical solution for accessing waste bins

Self-closing telescopic slide; a practical solution for accessing waste bins

People want their surroundings to look good and they need it to work for them. Therefore the design of our urban environment is important; not just t...

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Shining a Light on Accuride Slides with LED Tailor Innova7ion

Shining a Light on Accuride Slides with LED Tailor Innova7ion

Antimicrobial resistance occurs when microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites, adapt when they are exposed to antimicrobial drug...

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Slide away seat in train mounted on heavy duty slide

Slide away seat in train mounted on heavy duty slide

The design of a retractable seat in the bar area of the train needed a heavy duty slide that could withstand heavy usage and last out the train design...

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Slide with tilt down drawer system

Slide with tilt down drawer system

Slide with tilt down drawer system A designer and manufacturer of fire rescue vehicles came to Accuride for heavy duty slides for equipment drawers. O...

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Sliding central console system designed by Accuride

Sliding central console system designed by Accuride

Sliding central console system designed by Accuride A major European car manufacturer required a sliding central console, that would allow free movin...

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Sliding doors bring light and space to new children’s hospital

Sliding doors bring light and space to new children’s hospital

Being admitted to hospital is a daunting prospect for anyone, but for children this is a real ordeal. Parents’ anxiety is passed on to the children an...

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Sliding doors use heavy duty telescopic slides

Sliding doors use heavy duty telescopic slides

A Paris hospital, Fondation Rothschild, needed a practical solution to hang sliding doors to solve a patient handling problem. Traditionally the door...

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Small profile slides move cooker hood extractor

Small profile slides move cooker hood extractor

This cooker hood has moved away from the traditional with an eye-catching design and touch screen controls. The manufacturer, a world leader in this f...

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Smooth Sailing with Accuride Slides

Smooth Sailing with Accuride Slides

It’s the middle of summer, a gentle breeze takes the edge off the heat of the midday sun. You’re sat outside your favourite café with a magazine, ice ...

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Space saving cash drawers

Space saving cash drawers

Dean Heckler, of Heckler Design, started out designing technology-oriented furniture beginning with space-saving desks (OneLess™Desk) and accessories....

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Space saving cash drawers

Space saving cash drawers

The next project was to tackle the shopping experience and replace conventional POS terminals and cash drawers. Looking to save counter space and stil...

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Stainless steel full extension telescopic slides give access to train battery

Stainless steel full extension telescopic slides give access to train battery

The customer needed a solution to get access for maintenance to large and heavy batteries stored under the train. Several factors must be considered ...

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Stainless steel slides for vending machines

Stainless steel slides for vending machines

This vending machine manufacturer needed corrosion resistant components for access to the waste box. This is a very special type of vending machine t...

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Telemerkki set sail with Accuride slides

Telemerkki set sail with Accuride slides

With applications in the medical, transport, and naval marine industries, it is crucial for Finnish manufacturer Telemerkki Oy that every aspect of th...

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Tera 100 super computer uses 2907 server slide

Tera 100 super computer uses 2907 server slide

The Tera 100 super computer is made of 220 electronic enclosures, each enclosure containing 20 servers. The Tera 100 programme is the result of a clos...

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The development of a single, flat mounted sliding system for armrests

The development of a single, flat mounted sliding system for armrests

Many adjustable car armrests have, up until now, been mounted on a pair of ball bearing linear slides to give movement through the X plane (open secti...

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Tough and smooth- the DA4160 aluminium slide demonstrates its power

Tough and smooth- the DA4160 aluminium slide demonstrates its power

Having already specified and installed Accuride’s DA4160 aluminium telescopic slide three years previously, this customer had absolute confidence that...

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Under seat storage

Under seat storage

Due to the space constraints underneath a car seat, developing a compact slide that can give full access to the drawer is crucial. For this project Ac...

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Wine cooler storage drawers

Wine cooler storage drawers

Wine cooler storage drawers Wine cooler cabinets are designed to keep all types of wines at a ready to serve temperature. This manufacturer offers ea...

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