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Top Hung Straight Sliding Door Gear

top hung straight sliding door gear

Top Hung Straight Sliding Door Gear


Ellard have been manufacturing top hung straight sliding door gear for over 40 years. Our aim is to produce the best gear possible combining state of the art technology and modern principles of manufacture, placing door gear fittings at the forefront of contemporary design.


Top Hung Straight Sliding Door Gear is designed for continuous hard wearing use with sliding doors up to 1360 Kg.


Track sections are cold rolled from high grade galvanised strip and supplied in four sizes in standard lengths of 2000, 2500 and 3000 mm.  Support brackets, designed for side or top fixing and for single or double track runs.  Continuous runs of track are formed by butt joining several lengths, using a track support bracket at each joint.

The tracks should must be supported at approx 750-1000 centre.


Door hangers are in various designs to suit the door construction.  Hangers have grease packed ball bearings and alloy wheels to ensure long life and smooth running.  Vertical adjustments is incorporated in the hanger body, avoiding the need to drill the door.

Information required for specifying top hung straight sliding door gear

  • Type and purpose of the 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

sliding door gear


This product is suitable for many applications including; industrial, agricultural, green houses, storage barns, abattoirs, cold stores, warehousing and production lines.

Ellard sliding door gear features on PCVu strip curtains, displays of large art work, sports halls and play areas.