Accuride Blog


09 July 2019

Blog Author: Peter Baxter, European sales director, distribution channel

Choosing The Right Linear Guide For Your Project

From updating your kitchen drawers to installing an on-the-go home system in a camper van, any project that involves linear motion guides is going to be one that requires the utmost accuracy, precision and an understanding of the...

30 June 2019

Blog Author: Steve Davis, Sales Manager - Northern Europe

Product Roundup: Two-Way Travel Slides

Have you ever been at the bank to make a deposit and found that the compartment you’ve put your cash in then slides to the teller on the other side of the counter? Or perhaps you’ve been at the post office to send off a parcel...

10 June 2019

Blog Author: Stefan Herchenreder, Technical support manager

Product Roundup: Accuride Pocket Door Slides

Pocket doors have become a key design feature in minimal living interior design. Perhaps best known originally for hiding TV units, pocket doors are incredibly versatile and can be used in most rooms of the house, from the kitchen and...

07 June 2019

Blog Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering

Product Roundup: Accuride Stainless Steel Slides

The qualities that stainless steel possesses means that it is a highly versatile material in terms of the environments and applications that it can work in. Its high corrosion resistance, for example, means that it can be used in rigorous...

08 April 2019

Blog Author: Peter Baxter, European sales director, distribution channel

An Accuride Introduction to Telescopic and Linear slides

As the world’s foremost specialist manufacturer of telescopic ball bearing drawer slides, Accuride has been creating linear and telescopic ball bearing slides since 1962. Our industrial knowledge as specialists of designing and...

02 April 2019

Blog Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering

Additive Manufacturing at Accuride

Over the last 40 years (yes, 40!), additive manufacturing has transformed the approach that engineers have to product development by bringing in digital flexibility and efficiency to manufacturing operations. Using computer aided design...

25 March 2019

Blog Author: Michael Raudies, Appliance Business Development Specialist

Combination ovens steaming up with Accuride

Last year, we announced the arrival of our brand new slides that are suitable for pyrolytic ovens. These slides can withstand the high temperatures of the cleaning cycle without releasing the toxic fumes that are produced by the grease in...

20 March 2019

Blog Author: Helle Kinning, EMEA Marketing Manager

Common Questions Answered: Flat Mounting and Side Space

At Accuride, the experience of our customers is incredibly important to us. We want to make sure that you get the most out of our slides, which includes answering your questions about installation. In this article, we want to focus on two...

29 January 2019

Blog Author: Laurent Tremolieres, Accuride Europe Chief Operating Officer

Accuride’s Journey to Paperless Manufacturing

In recent years, you may have heard more and more businesses discuss the benefits of going ‘paperless’, from reducing their environmental impact to increasing their efficiency. At Accuride, we pride ourselves on not being a...

28 January 2019

Blog Author: Detlef Bender, Sales Manager, OEM channel

Do pyrolytic ovens cause emissions and are they expensive to run?

Examination of the advantages and disadvantages Removing burnt-on food residues from the inside of an oven is a tedious and time-consuming task. Like robot vacuum cleaners, self-cleaning ovens therefore offer the perfect salvation for...