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Nail-on Drawer Glides

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These nail-on drawer glides are pressed or hammered into place for quick yet secure installation, saving wear and tear on drawers. Drawers move smoothly over plastic glides.

(8) Nail-on Drawer Glides
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Brand Rockler
Weight 0.0500
Tech Spec
  • Made of 3/32" thick molded plastic
  • Finish: Tan
  • Measures: 1/2" D x 3/8" H x 3/4" W (overall)
4.2 / 5.0
32 Reviews
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Excellent product
The drawer glide works great. The drawer works easily,
April 24, 2020
3 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Just what I needed
no complaints!
April 1, 2020
4 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Nail-on Drawer Glides
They worked as discribed. drawers slide in and out smoothly.
October 30, 2019
12 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Great product
Was so relieved to find these and they worked perfectly!
September 7, 2019
10 months ago
Work great
These help with any side to side movement you may have from those center drawer slides . Easy to install .
August 19, 2019
11 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Drawer Glides
I have a Ethan Allen dresser dating back at least to the seventies. The drawer glides were brittle cracked and broken. These were the perfect fix. Rockler was the only place I could find them, the box stores don't carry them.
March 24, 2019
1 year ago
Woodworking Experience:
Jim Dandy
These nail-on drawer glides worked very well with the Rockler Accuride Center Mount Slide for Face Frame Cabinets that I also purchased.
August 5, 2018
1 year ago
They do the job!
Great idea. Simple concept. Works exactly as I had hoped.
October 12, 2017
over 2 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
Smooth slide
I have used these in the past and had to restock my supply for future projects. Great item that prevents wood to wood contact.
February 6, 2017
over 3 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
great replacement product
May 22, 2016
over 4 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
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Why did you choose this?
Rockler Store
The OEM slides were only for the bottom of the drawer, these provide some sidways slide.
Repairing old desk for my daughter
CHERYL B on Jun 21, 2020
The OEM slides were only for the bottom of the drawer, these provide some sidways slide.
repair a hutch
Janos H on Jun 21, 2020
Repairing old desk for my daughter
CHERYL B on Jun 21, 2020
I’m refinishing two antique dressers and the drawer slides are a mess! I will use these with the wood drawer slides that I am replacing.
Patty L on Jun 13, 2020
Repair 100 y/o dresser.
Charles K on Jun 11, 2020
I needed to fix the drawers in a dresser.
Roberta K on Jun 6, 2020
Robert M on May 27, 2020
Just replacing some broken drawer glides.
Eberth C on May 24, 2020
only tack-in option i found on the market
Thomas R on May 18, 2020
Update old dresser set.
Gladstone H on May 17, 2020
I am adding a drawer in the bar to access the bottles. I need perfect alignment
Valerie d on Apr 22, 2020
Repair dresser
Scott X on Apr 18, 2020
Drawer glide on antique desk.
L B on Mar 26, 2020
Product works well helping drawer glide smoothly and remain square to cabinet
Gary F on Mar 9, 2020
Just for giggles, there may not be enough room on sides to use on old drawers???
Patty on Feb 19, 2020
Antique vanity repair
Joycelyn J on Feb 13, 2020
Not available in local stores
Tom S on Feb 12, 2020
Remodeling kitchen cabinets
Mark Krammes A on Feb 9, 2020
These work very well in making the drawer slide smoothly.
Richard S on Feb 2, 2020
easy to use
Marvin B on Jan 25, 2020
These pieces wear down over time and need repelacement.
Paulette E on Jan 12, 2020
To repair classic dresser
JONATHAN W on Jan 12, 2020
Needed replacements
James W on Dec 26, 2019
Need them
Stanley D. G on Dec 8, 2019
Not sure if I actually need this or not but it looks like it would help the drawer move more easily then wood on wood contact.
Robert T on Oct 30, 2019
Looked like these would be easy to install. Will use along with corner slides on old antique teak furniture.
Karla M on Oct 25, 2019
Van C on Sep 14, 2019
John R on Sep 8, 2019
Wanted to add along with new slides
John R on Sep 5, 2019
these work really great.
Merland R on Aug 19, 2019
I use these to balance the drawers and a better slide than the cabinet
Steve W on Jul 15, 2019
looks like these may help the drawers slide easier
Brian D on Jul 10, 2019
To replace the missing glides on an older piece of furniture. Definitely need something to line the drawers up and these seem the closest to the original glides.
Barbara A on Jun 20, 2019
Ordered to stabilize drawers and glide smoother.
Michael C on Apr 10, 2019
Great use for custom application, or designed drawers.
Kevin P on Mar 29, 2019
Need them
Jeff C on Mar 26, 2019
long, narrow drawers
IRWIN R on Mar 6, 2019
Building a specialty cabinet where ball bearing glides cannot be used.
Tom H on Feb 14, 2019
need it for the drawers on my cabinet
Dilip B on Feb 9, 2019
replacement parts for existing slides
Richard on Jan 29, 2019
Debra V on Jan 23, 2019
To reduce friction on the drawers of an antique dresser.
Robert S on Jan 18, 2019
smoother operation
patrick s on Jan 4, 2019
replacing worn glides.
Gary P on Dec 3, 2018
The old ones look a bit worn.
Bruce B on Nov 21, 2018
presumed stability
Nemo on Nov 10, 2018
I noticed my drawer seemed lower than it used to and my contractor told me the drawer guides had worn down (my house was built in 1969) which caused a small space between the top of the drawer and the wood cabinet. These are not exact and I think will be a little wide, but hopefully they will do the trick. I looked all over the internet and this was the closest I could find.
Eileen M on Oct 25, 2018
I read positive review from Rockler customers who bought them.
david g on Aug 10, 2018
Needed Them.
Ronald G on Aug 9, 2018
I gave the ones that I had to my daughter for her new house which has some old drawers in it. I need replacements to have on hand.
Gene L on Jul 11, 2018
repair a hutch
Janos H on Jun 21, 2020
I’m refinishing two antique dressers and the drawer slides are a mess! I will use these with the wood drawer slides that I am replacing.
Patty L on Jun 13, 2020
How many needed per drawer? Are they nailed near drawer opening?
Gerry on Jul 17, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I used 2 per drawer, right at the opening, to keep the drawer from dragging on the wood at the opening. They were rather large drawers (16" deep, 30" wide). I suppose you could use 2 more farther back to keep all of the drawer sides on them. You would have to place them so the back of the drawer does not go past the back ones when fully pulled out and is resting/sliding on all 4 at all times.
how many glides are in a pack?
d. v on Feb 23, 2018
BEST ANSWER: 8 Glides in the package
Can someone tell me how thick the plastic is? How many millimeters?
Janie H on Jan 25, 2017
BEST ANSWER: My drawers are loaded up and the guides would be hard to get to but to the best of my recollection about 3/32 of an inch
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