Rack Rails

Rack rails, sometimes called rack strips, are pieces of hardware used to mount equipment and accessories within server cabinets (also called 19-inch racks). Server rails are essential for mounting your server and holding it in position within the rack, whilst providing accessibility for maintenance.
Rack rails are usually supplied in pairs as two rails are needed to mount each piece of network hardware. Rack rails have a strong, robust construction and are typically made from steel or aluminium. The rails can be specifically designed for the rack or equipment that you are using, while others are for universal use.

There are two common types of rack rail:
Sliding rails are telescopic and allow you to extend your server system out of its rack, similar to a cupboard or drawer in a house.
Static rails, also called fixed rack rails, remain within the server cabinet and do not extend like the sliding rails. However, there is often more flexibility in design with this style.

Features & Benefits

Easier access and maintenance to hardware and equipment
Rack rails promote airflow around the server and prevent hardware from overheating.
Some offer installation and support without the need for tools – really quick and easy to install
Adjustable depth configurations
Some offer space where you can integrate something else, such as a keyboard, without taking up any additional space
Types of slides
Sliding rack rails come with different methods for extension:

Ball Slides: Ball bearing slides are the most common type of linear slide. They use ball bearings for a smooth and precise movement along a single-axis linear design. Usually constructed from aluminium or galvanised steel, they typically have two rows of ball bearings supported by four rods on either side of the base.
Roller Slides:Roller slides have a criss-cross design to support heavier loads and allow for a smooth controlled motion. Roller slides tend to be made from aluminium with the rollers constructed from durable steel to ensure the cylindrical bearings can roll efficiently and in a linear motion.
Fitting a Rack Rail:
Rack rails are installed into server racks or cabinets usually by screwing into place. The rails come with the relevant holes to allow for the screws to attach to the racking. For sliding rack rails, the fixed part is attached to the rack or cabinet, and the telescopic section can then move freely.

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Description Price Type Maximum Load Material Depth Width Height Slide Length Closed Extension Hold-In Detent Lockout Rack Units Horizontal Pitch Colour Series
RS Stock No. 139-274
Mfr. Part No.CQX010009
BrandCAMDENBOSS
PHP777.51
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Additional Profile - Steel 24mm 25mm 400mm 498.35mm - - - 9U - Grey -
RS Stock No. 547-7483
Mfr. Part No.DZ3832-7018
BrandAccuride
PHP1,971.97
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 50kg Zinc Plated Steel 550mm 12.7mm 45.7mm 550mm 100+% Yes - - - - DZ3832
RS Stock No. 227-1939
Mfr. Part No.DZ2601-0020
BrandAccuride
PHP3,535.15
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 16kg Steel 209mm 12.7mm 26.3mm 200mm 100% Yes - - - - DZ2601
RS Stock No. 472-5220
Mfr. Part No.DZ63450-4
BrandAccuride
PHP2,414.88
Each
units
Telescopic Slide Kit - - 220mm 15mm 57.2mm - - - - - - - DZ64020
RS Stock No. 261-7329
Mfr. Part No.DZ0201-0014
BrandAccuride
PHP2,739.84
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 50kg Steel 277mm 9.5mm 35.3mm 356mm 75% - - - - - DZ0201
RS Stock No. 547-7427
Mfr. Part No.DZ3832-7013
BrandAccuride
PHP1,733.82
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 50kg Zinc Plated Steel 300mm 12.7mm 45.7mm 300mm 100+% Yes - - - - DZ3832
RS Stock No. 227-1967
Mfr. Part No.DZ2601-0030
BrandAccuride
PHP3,174.12
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 32kg Steel 308mm 12.7mm 26.3mm 300mm 100% Yes - - - - DZ2601
RS Stock No. 524-874
Mfr. Part No.3687.832
BrandRittal
PHP286.20
Each
units
Guide Rail - PC 160mm - - - - - - - 4HP Green -
RS Stock No. 172-990
Mfr. Part No.3685.271
BrandRittal
PHP1,029.80
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Connector Rail - Clear Chromate Conversion Coating, Extruded Aluminium - 3mm 21.5mm - - - - - 84HP - -
RS Stock No. 876-5950
Mfr. Part No.DZ2431-0035-RS
BrandAccuride
PHP2,408.51
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Rail 20kg Steel - 16mm 20mm 350mm 100% - - - - - DZ2431
RS Stock No. 367-8915
Mfr. Part No.DZ3607-0018
BrandAccuride
PHP5,938.94
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 110kg Steel 457mm 19.1mm 53.1mm 457mm 100% Yes Yes - - - DZ3607
RS Stock No. 454-9739
Mfr. Part No.30225090
PHP436.10
Each
units
Slide Rail 10kg Anodized, Extruded Aluminium 400mm - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 487-735
Mfr. Part No.24560-362
PHP416.21
1 Bag of 10
Bag(s)
Guide Rail - PBT 220mm 2mm - 220mm - - - - - Red -
RS Stock No. 305-7009
Mfr. Part No.SR1963200
BrandRittal
PHP256.623
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
Guide Rail - - 190mm 25mm 70mm - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 220-591
Mfr. Part No.DZ0301-0016
BrandAccuride
PHP5,988.62
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 65kg Steel 429mm 19.1mm 35.3mm 406mm 100+% - - - - - DZ0301
RS Stock No. 876-5966
Mfr. Part No.DB3832-0045EC-B-RS
BrandAccuride
PHP1,896.30
1 Pair
Pair(s)
- 45kg - - 12.7, 12.7 mm 46mm 450mm 100% - - - - - DB3832
RS Stock No. 647-2962
Mfr. Part No.802-561010
BrandAPW
PHP1,245.65
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Chassis Support 50kg Steel 470mm 37mm 44mm 470mm - - - - - Grey -
RS Stock No. 220-579
Mfr. Part No.DZ0201-0016
BrandAccuride
PHP2,690.81
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Telescopic Slide 45kg Steel 302mm 9.5mm 35.3mm 406mm 75% - - - - - DZ0201
RS Stock No. 513-323
Mfr. Part No.20118592
BrandSchroff
PHP826.73
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Slide 15kg Aluminium, Steel 75mm - 59.7mm - - - - - - Aluminium Zinc -
RS Stock No. 876-5935
Mfr. Part No.DZ5321-0055EC-RS
BrandAccuride
PHP4,985.57
1 Pair
Pair(s)
- 85kg Steel - 19.1, 19.1 mm 53mm 550mm 100% - - - - - DZ5321
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