Sliding Door Gear
Ellard’s Sliding Door Gear, based on over 40 years experience, gives you the best product for the best price.
Ellard’s Sliding Door Gear
Ellard have been producing sliding door gear for over 40 years, and in that time have developed a reputation for high quality gear at highly competitive prices. We use high grade galvanised strip for the rails, with grease packed ball bearings to ensure smooth operation with minimum wear on the components. Multiple lengths of track can be combined to make longer running doors, with the use of joining brackets.
Height adjustment is easily done through adjustment built into the hanging brackets, eliminating the need to drill the door. All door gear is carefully thought through to make it easy for you to install. Ellard sliding door gear includes bottom tracks to ensure straight running of your sliding door, and improved weather resistance.
- The Ellard Sliding Door Gear range is designed for continuous hard wearing use with sliding doors up to 680Kgs
- Track sections are cold rolled from high grade galvanised strip and are supplied in four sizes in standard lengths of 2000 , 2500 and 3000mm
- Support brackets, designed for side or top fixings and for single or double track runs available
- Continuous runs of track are formed by butt-joining several lengths, using a track support bracket at each joint. Tracks should also be supported at approx 700mm centres
- Door hangers are in various designs to suit door construction. Hangers have grease packed ball bearings and alloy wheels to ensure long life and smooth running
- Vertical adjustment is incorporated in the hanger body, avoiding the need to drill the door
- Bottom channels and door furniture available
Information required for specifying Sliding Door Gear
- Type and purpose of building
- Internal or external application
- Approximate weight of each door
- Height and width of opening
- Door construction, timber or steel
- Number and thickness of doors
- Concrete or wooden floor
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What industrial door motors do you sell?
Here at Ellard ltd we specialise in supplying industrial door motors and supply a comprehensive range of motor types and models. This includes, direct drive, flange, sectional, garage door and tubular motors. Our selection is vast, so for a comprehensive list of our products and specifications you can visit our dedicated pages or get in touch with our expert team.
Do your traffic barriers have obstacle detection?
Yes, our Nubia traffic barrier has built in intelligent controllers which offer obstacle detection and built in lights to make them easy to see in the dark or in bad weather.
What are the benefits of direct drive motors?
Direct drive motors remove the need to use an elaborate system of cogs. This means that the full power of the motor goes straight into the pulling mechanism, making it an extremely efficient motor. Without the extra mechanisms, it also has a very low sound output comparatively to other methods.
Why should I use a fire motor as part of my fire safety plan?
Fire motors are often connected to your fire detection system and activate if fire is detected on your premises. They quickly and efficiently close helping to contain the fire and keep your employees/customers safe from the dangerous area. Government legislation requires that all fire doors must have an automatic function and all Ellard fire motors comply with the latest rules and regulations. All motors can be set to a Smoke Curtain mode, and our new Fire Door Control Panel has a panic circuit function to guarantee a means of escape.This allows you to re-open the shutter 3/4 then immediately re-close when fire alarm is still active.
Can I link specific access controls to my gate automation system?
Yes, our gate automation systems can be linked to keypads, switches, intercom systems and key switches, dependant on your specifications or security requirements. Take a look at the range of controls and accessories available for gate automation.
Can I add extra features to my sectional door drives?
Yes, we ensure that your sectional doors have easy wiring to add safety and access accessories.
What are the main applications for high speed motors?
High speed motors are used for a wide range of purposes and can increase the efficiency of companies when time is of importance. Beverage, food, car and chemical factories often use high speed motors both to increase productivity and provide a security barrier. They can also be interlocked to create a airlock function
What size strips do you supply your sliding door gear track?
Our track sections are cold rolled and in standard lengths of 2,000, 2,500 and 3,000mm and can be used for both side or top fixing. If you would like to learn more about our sliding door gear then please get in touch with our team.
Which motors are most commonly used for shutters and garage doors?
Tubular motors are the most common place motor for roller garage doors and shutters. They provide a durable, fast and quiet solution for both light and heavy applications. Tubular motors can be plugged into the mains through our easy fit panel to give you low voltage at the key switch or are backed up with battery power. Additionally, we provide garage door automation for sectional and balanced doors.