Reengineered undermount slide

Accuride has announced an 3135EC Eclipse Undermount Easy-Close (EC) slide that has been re-engineered to meet the demands of architects and furniture designers. Fully-concealed, the slides have been enhanced to offer full extension movement with a 100-pound load rating. Operating with less than five pounds of pull force, the slides function smoothly and with complete […]

Fastening system for RTA and custom designs

Lockdowel offers two systems — the Lockdowel Component System (CS), three-piece component hardware that is suitable for automated manufacturing, and the EClips system, a single-piece fastener which is best suited for custom or RTA applications. The EClips line has recently expanded to include hinges and drawer slides featuring ChanneLock technology. Assembly and installation can be […]

Dowel system replaces traditional processes

The FastenLink plastic dowel system replaces wooden dowels to hold adjoining pieces in place, which are most often clamped in some way while the cabinet is being put together and held with glue, the company says. In addition, sometimes there is also a cam system that locks the pieces into place. The pending patent is […]

Storage space for narrow larder cabinets

Vauth-Sagel has expanded its larder cabinet product line to include narrow VSA 300 and 400 versions. The VSA product family is based on 450-, 500- and 600-mm-wide pull-outs. These are available in six different basic heights and equipped with a further infinite-variability option. The maximum load is 75 kg, with each tray capable of holding […]

Richelieu adds RoHS compliance to hardware

Richelieu of Montreal, Que., has announced it is the first company in North America to offer RoHS and BHMA certified for cabinet hardware and builder hardware. Selected models of RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) compliant pulls free of hazardous substances such as lead and mercury have been introduced. The classic- and contemporary-style pulls available in […]

Pull-out shelf system

Salice has launched Shelf, the new runner for pull-out shelves which adds on to its line of concealed undermount runners. The product is said to be easily attached to the bottom of the cabinet. In the case of wide shelves, runners can be added to increase the weight capacity and more stability. Units are available in all […]

RFID access for cabinets, furniture and fixtures

Accuride International has introduced Senseon Secure Access, commercial-grade access control systems for cabinets, furniture and fixtures. Simply tapping an RFID card over a proximity reader unlocks the cabinet, enabling quick and easy access without compromising security, the company says. Every Senseon proximity reader can control up to 15 doors or drawers. The reader can be […]

Outdoor wood finish

Cabot Woodcare has announced a finish, Cabot Gold, that will be available at home improvement retailers beginning this spring. Suitable for decks and outdoor furniture, Cabot Gold mimics the appearance of interior hardwood floors outdoors for a luxurious look through two coats. The first coat penetrates, while the second coat adds dimension as it seals, […]

Suction clamping system

The VAC SYS vacuum-based suction clamping system from Festool is said to provide an effective and ergonomic work platform for a broad range of projects. The system is also said to effectively clamp material or a workpiece for effortless machining and finishing while protecting delicate surfaces from clamp damage. Each clamping module is equipped with […]

Cabinet fastener evaluation kits

Available in plastic or metal evaluation kits, the EClips cabinet fastener system from Lockdowel requires no tools or glue and offers 6x the holding power of competitive plastic fasteners, the company says. EClips are available in two basic configurations. ChanneLock offers a strong, but removable joint, while the HClip is a permanent joint. Part configurations […]