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Extendable ramp for wheelchair cargo bike

The cargo bike has been designed so that a wheelchair user can enjoy the freedom of cycling. The manufacturer realised that a standard ramp would be too steep for easy wheelchair access. By adding an extendable section... > Read more

Aluminium slide for access to heavy equipment in train

Accuride’s distribution partner in the Czech Republic, Arcus Engineering, has been working closely with Kolejové pohony, a.s. to provide a viable solution for access to a heavy air compressor built into the... > Read more

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 life of 13 years. The seat would slide away when not in use and so... > Read more

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 for this type of application. The slide must be robust and be able to... > Read more

Industrial slides give access to pneumatic door control in trains

The pneumatic door control units of the UK’s Intercity MkIV coaching stock were situated in a boxed area within the toilet compartment resulting in severely restricted access for installation, repair or... > Read more


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Extendable ramp for wheelchair cargo bike

The cargo bike has been designed so that a wheelchair user can enjoy the freedom of cycling. The manufacturer realised that a standard ramp would be too steep...

> Read more

Extendable ramp for wheelchair cargo bike


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