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Top 5 applications for Overhead Runway Systems

April 3, 2018

Customers use our Multirail and Smartspray system for a wide variety of applications. The overhead runway systems from Runners improve operational efficiency, offer limitless applications, are simple to install, virtually maintenance free and offer a smooth running and time saving service. 1# Spray painting timber windows Many joinery workshops save time by hanging wooden windows […]

Which sliding door system suits my project?

April 3, 2018

20 Series The 20 Series is a straight & folding sliding door system for lightweight doors in interior and exterior applications. 20 Series is popular for wardrobe doors, internal partitions and has a maximum weight capacity of 90kg per panel, working with timber or metal panels. Key features Delrin or nylon coated tyres offer quieter […]

Uplift in 50 series being used for barn and stable sliding doors

March 2, 2018

  As the cold weather continues to bite, with temperatures as low as -6 in open spaces, farmers have been increasingly bringing animals inside. The 50 series is ideal for stable or barn sliding doors. The Runners Sliding Systems technical team are on hand to help you buy the kit you need. To set up […]

5 Reasons to use Trakkit Quiesce for your internal sliding door project

January 16, 2018

  Trakkit Quiesce is a kit that provides all the components needed to install a sliding door.  Trakkit Quiesce is suitable for internal and external applications and is ideal for installing an MDF door. Trakkit Quiesce can be used for sliding doors, pocket doors or wardrobe doors. This system is often popular with people working […]

Seasonal holiday dates for the diary in December/January

December 1, 2017

Close at 5pm Friday 22nd Dec Re- open at 7.00 am Tuesday 2nd Jan Thank you for your custom and we wish you all a peaceful and prosperous 2018. The Runners Sliding Systems Team  

Greenoak Save Valuable Time with Multirail™ Overhead Runway System

December 1, 2017

Greenoak is an Oxfordshire-based construction and joinery business working on all types of buildings from new build to listed. Greenoak has been in operation for the past 11 years and has always had an in-house joinery workshop to process all woodworking requirements for their construction projects. The woodworking workshop also provides solely joinery work for […]

5 Reasons to use the 50 series

October 26, 2017

  Sliding door gear for agricultural buildings or stable doors 1. The 50 series has a compact track 50mm x 50mm and can take up to an amazing 450kg per door. 2. The 50 series has 55mm ball bearing wheels with a hardened steel tyre and stainless steel bearings. This offers a smooth rolling action, […]

5 Advantages of the 250 Series

October 25, 2017

  Sliding door gear for aircraft hangers and large agricultural doors 1. Heavy duty rollers take doors up to 1000kg making the 250 series ideal for large sets of industrial and agricultural doors.   2. The 250 series has 55mm ball bearing wheels with a hardened steel tyre and stainless steel bearings. This offers a […]

Tommafold Bi-fold Door Gear is Secured by Design Accredited

July 10, 2017

  Runners Sliding Systems, a specialist in sliding door gear, has joined Secured by Design, (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative, which seeks to ‘design out crime’ in a number of ways including raising standards of physical security of buildings, such as having more secure doors, windows and locks. Tommafold bi-fold door gear, a […]

Orchard Joinery opt for Tommafold bi-fold door gear

June 16, 2017

Orchard Joinery, based in Heathfield, near Kidlington have been operating in the Oxfordshire area for over 25 years. Orchard Joinery make bespoke windows, doors and other timber constructions for example orangeries, conservatories and stair cases. Orchard Joinery also often work with buildings linked to Oxford University, refurbishing grand windows and entrances and are known for […]