Markets - Industrial Applications for Drawer Slides

Industrial Production Options

Manufacturing products in today’s industrial fields is challenging and complex. When you need an off-the-shelf industrial drawer slide solution, we can help. We carry a full range of drawer slides from 10" up to 60", with a weight capacity up to 500 lbs. & are prepared for quick shipment on bulk orders. Equipment for industrial applications must be effective and exceptionally dependable. OVIS carries various drawer slide solutions whose duty cycle, load evaluations, and quality make them perfect for various challenging applications on the factory floor. Everything from heavy-duty industrial hardware to lightweight, streamlined models are available at OVIS

Today’s modern factory moves quickly and requires exact drawer slides to meet specific needs. Drawer slides offer a high level of lateral stability as well as smooth operation, even under heavy use. A number of our drawer slides feature various corrosion-resistant materials as well as additional features such as gentle-shut closing, extended expansion, and locking. Industrial drawer slides provide constant performance in highly demanding environments.

Simple Use

When it comes to efficiency, simplicity is key. OVIS has worked with the best manufacturers over the past 25 years to bring simple, effective industrial hardware to the industries that need it most. A quality drawer slide can ensure that everybody operating on the factory floor is safe and capable of accessing the tools they require to do their job.

Durability & Worth

OVIS provides high quality drawer slides with little potential for warping. Our drawer slides are the perfect complement for drawers that can carry countless pounds of gear. They will always withstand the typical deterioration of the factory flooring.


The increased extension rails we offer enable workers to get complete use of all of the content of a drawer that is available. We are aware that modern production demands a high level of precision and speed so that you can stay competitive. That’s why complete extension drawer slides allow workers to immediately get the tools or fixtures they want without hassle.

Nothing reduces efficacy more than too little visibility or badly organized drawers. Our heavy duty, full extension drawer slides could be a great means to fix an ineffective store space.

Drawer Side Industrial Applications

There are so many applications for industrial drawer slides, including

  • Toolboxes and custom toolbox drawers
  • Deep storage drawers for large industrial fixtures and maintenance parts
  • Laboratory testing equipment
  • Equipment cabinets
  • IT enclosures
  • Fixtures for automotive assembly lines
  • Warehousing
  • Machinery access
  • Car interiors
  • Safety gates
  • Motion guides
  • Commercial restaurant equipment and restaurant equipment access
  • Freezers and walk-in fridges
  • Food dryers
  • Clean rooms
  • Wash-down areas
  • Food preparation
  • Chemical storage
  • Horticulture
  • Garages
  • Locker rooms

Drawer Slides for Defense Industry Manufacturers in Aerospace Applications

Our experience in custom engineering and manufacturing highly integrated, custom product solutions for aerospace/defense systems is unparalleled. We've worked and continue to work side-by-side with top defense contractors, subcontractors, and international defense corporations.

Our options have been employed in non-electronic mechanical applications like military helicopter doors, medium/heavy commercial aircraft. Our alternatives that are ruggedized that are lightweight provide weight savings for engineers.

Beyond government and military aerospace applications, our hardware has been utilized by the private aerospace sector as well in many ways, such as:

  • Seat Storage
  • Arm Rest
  • Sliding Seats Mechanisms
  • Partitions
  • Galleys
  • In-Flight Entertainment Systems
  • Others
  • Ice Drawers
  • Liquor Cabinets
  • Trash Bins
  • Emergency Storage Compartments
  • Leg Rests for Seats
  • Door Partitions
  • Toilet Tissue Holders
  • Other cabinet and doors

Heavy Duty Drawer Slide Military Applications

Our solutions have been incorporated in armored security vehicles (ASV), ballistic mine vehicles, as well as other lightweight tracked vehicles. We provide leading land-based defense contractors with simplified supply chain management and efficient integrated assembly to meet their increasing production demands.

For maritime military applications, our corrosion-resistant industrial hardware options are used in naval ships and subs, as well as other boat bodies. Naval purchasers depend on industrial hardware during critical operations at sea. We support supplying solutions to shipbuilding contractors of all types.

Our products are generally used across US Marines, Air Force, US Navy, US Army, Transport, Emergency Vehicle, and Commercial Aerospace, and military research fields.

Heavy Duty Drawer Slides for Service & Transportation Vehicles

Having quick and easy access to the best equipment is vital in many work environments, but it’s especially significant for emergency service and transportation vehicles. In emergency medical, fire, or military scenarios, drawer slides need to operate faithfully and economically when it matters, allowing access to gear and keeping crews safe.

Feel free to contact one of our drawer slide specialists to assist you in finding the option that you can depend on your intended use, such as:

  • Ambulances
  • Fire trucks
  • Emergency vehicles
  • Maintenance trucks
  • Military helicopters
  • Ruggedized rack mounted servers
  • Portable Transit cases
  • Commercial and business aircraft
  • Custom luxury aircraft and yachts
  • Bus and truck storage and battery compartments
  • Portable electronics

Heavy Duty Drawer Slides for Government Applications

Our options have been used in government applications including security rack mount programs, mobile communication equipment for department of defense contractors. Products are utilized to supply movement, placement, and accessibility in a huge array of uses across a wide spectrum of applications, including:

  • Mobile and static equipment and supply storage
  • Enclosures for data storage and communications
  • Machinery and manufacturing
  • Emergency and utility vehicles
  • Industrial equipment and storage units
  • Automotive and transportation
  • Medical equipment
  • Fire trucks
  • Custom luxury aircraft and yachts
  • Bus and truck storage and battery compartments

  • Portable electronics

 All Heavy DutyStainless Steel

Locking Slides  Full Extension 

Over Extension  48" Partial Extension 

22" Partial Extension  Soft Close 

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Chad Lyons November 28, 2023
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