Schock Metall

Precision in ball bearing slides and special profiles



Schock metalworking plant opens in Urbach, Germany. The company specializes in telescopic ball bearing slides, decorative strips and decorative metals.

Schock Metallwerk GmbH becomes a legally independent entity.

The company expands its global market activity and establishes five business divisions, including industry, automotive, household appliances, furniture and office.

Schock Metall is an innovative and dynamic company with a presence on every continent.


Schock Metall is certified according to ISO 9001 and implements Total Quality Management in all corporate divisions. All company processes are carefully managed and integrated control systems guarantee the highest quality possible. Regular customer audits and preventive quality assurance measures provide a solid foundation for high-quality products and zerodefect production methods.


Schock Metall takes environmental accountability very seriously and is fully committed to consistently meeting its responsibilities. We have had a comprehensive environmental management system in place for many years and are certified according to ISO 14001. Our maintenance-free, durable products are environmentally friendly by design.

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Automobilový průmysl

Schock Metal is your engineering specialist for roll formed components and sliding systems in the automotive industry. They are used for linear movement technology or as structural elements.

Making cars comfortable

We work closely with you in the joint planning process to develop easy-to-use and functional solutions for car and truck interiors. Schock sliding systems are characterized by their long-lasting quiet action, and high vibration and corrosion resistance. Schock special profiles are the cost-efficient solution for designing individual assemblies for car bodies and bumpers, as well as window, door and roof systems.

Areas of application for the components we supply include:

  • Dashboards
  • Center consoles
  • Seating systems
  • Trunk interiors


Schock is your competent partner for telescopic slides for use in extreme operating conditions. In cold, hot and wet environments, they are incredibly easy to use, functionally reliable and very durable.

Regardless of whether they are installed in fridges and freezers, wine cabinets, ovens, dishwashers or cooker hoods, the tangible characteristics of the ball bearing slides appeal to the emotions of end users and prompt them to buy.

The benefits fo you:

  • Smooth and quiet movement
  • Superb stability and functional reliability
  • High perceived quality

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Schock has a long history of manufacturing sliding systems for the furnishing industry. We work with the kitchen hardware manufacturers to design customized extension systems for pantries, wire baskets and waste separation systems. We also supply special slides for adjusting mechanisms in convertible sofas and relaxers.

Our solutions are equally in demand for shop fitting and office furnishing projects. Structure profiles and design profiles as well as sliding systems are key components in commercial refrigerating units and POS product displays. Our "Living/Storage" range is completed by telescopic slides and complete filing frame extension systems for sideboards, as well as vertical and filing cabinets.


Modern enclosure cabinets and 19’’-racks rely on Schock products: Our ball bearing slides and special profiles make all the difference. We guarantee both quality and cost effectiveness through engineering competency, expertise, reliability and flexibility. Our logistics services range from customized picking and packing to just-in-time and just-in-sequence production strategies.

Schock telescopic slides and special profiles are often invisible as they work behind the scenes in industrial applications and devices. Unseen, they provide safe, reliable and maintenance-free operation even under extreme conditions:

  • Variable operating temperatures and climate conditions
  • Corrosion and vibration
  • Demanding static and dynamic loads
  • Maintenance free


We keep an extensive range of ball bearing slides permanently in stock for our distribution network. Our current standard program includes more than 175 different telescopic slides with load capacities of up to 440 lbs. The program comprises a huge selection of partial and full extension slides with different mounting systems and functional attributes, as well as complete slide systems.

Customers requiring smaller series of base slides benefit from quick and flexible delivery. As a specialty distribution partner, Schock Metal offers cutting-edge logistics and quick worldwide delivery.