Basic functions of drawer slides
The slide rail is a hardware connection part that is fixed on the cabinet body and allows the drawer or cabinet board to move in and out.
What about the basic functions of the heavy duty drawer slides?
The difference between heavy-duty slide rails and ordinary slide rails is that it has a stronger load capacity and can also provide a lockable function. It is often applicable to: Mechanical Cabinets, Warehouse Cabinets, Industrial Cabinets, Financial Equipment, Truck Drawers, etc.
Types of heavy duty drawer slides
1. 76mm wide heavy duty drawer slides
This heavy-duty slide rail is made of cold-rolled steel and 6mm diameter steel balls; Width: 76mm; Mounting clearance: 19.6mm Can hold 500 lbs.
This type of heavy-duty drawer slides also includes a locking function, that is, the heavy-duty locking drawer slides, which can only be pulled out when the lock on the slide rail is pressed and locked when fully extended. Can effectively prevent children from being pulled out when playing
2. 53mm wide heavy duty drawer slides
This heavy-duty drawer slide is made of Q235 cold-rolled steel and 6mm diameter steel ball; width is 53mm; installation clearance is 19.4mm; load capacity is 250 lbs.
This heavy-duty drawer slide also includes a locking function, guests can only be pulled out when the lock on the slide is pressed and locked when fully extended so that the heavy objects on the slide are not easy to shake when pulled out. Can effectively prevent children from being pulled out when playing
3. 51mm wide heavy duty drawer slides
This heavy-duty drawer slide is made of Q235 cold-rolled steel; steel ball diameter is 6mm; width is 51mm; installation clearance is 13mm; load capacity up to 150 lbs.
This heavy-duty drawer slide rail also has a normal type and a lock type. The lock type has the same function as the above two types of slide rails, but this type of slide rail can be used in a wider range of scenarios. It can not only be used for the support of heavy objects, but also Can be used on pull-out slides for household drawers
The installation gap is very important for the installation of heavy-duty slide rails. If the reserved space is not enough to put in the heavy-duty drawer slide rails, the slide rails cannot be installed. If the reserved space is large, it can be filled with solid objects, so we choose slide rails. The reserved space behind the track can only be large or not small
We hope these methods can provide useful help for you to choose heavy-duty drawer slides.
Finally, because the style of each drawer is different, if you are not sure which heavy-duty slides you want to choose, we suggest you place an order with a minimum amount to test what kind of heavy-duty drawer slides you should use for your drawers
Frequently Asked Questions
How to choose heavy-duty slide rails？
1.according to your own use function, whether to choose a heavy-duty slide rail with a lock
If you need a lock, you can choose 76 wide, 53 wide and 51 wide three heavy-duty slide rails can be used, and the function of the lock is the same.
2.See what load-bearing heavy-duty slide rails are needed
The 76mm wide heavy-duty slide rail can load 500 pounds of weight, the 53mm wide heavy-duty slide rail can load 250 pounds of weight, and the 51mm wide heavy-duty slide rail can load 150 pounds of weight, please choose according to your actual situation
3.Select the corresponding heavy-duty slide rails according to the gap between the cabinet and the inner box