I need to remove a drawer from a filing cabinet but can’t figure out how to release the runner. Thanks in advance for any help. If you need to move a filing cabinet, or if you simply want to clean the inside of the unit, you’ll need to remove the solid metal or wood drawers. Filing drawers do not simply slide out like a standard drawer. While many multi-drawer file cabinets are built for quick disassembly, Hon lateral file cabinets are not engineered for easy or accidental drawer removal.
If you need to remove a drawer from your unit, these instructions should help. For your safety, please make sure the drawer is unloaded and take care while removing the drawer, as this can be awkward until practised. Old 12-05-2007, 17:54. stevenoon. Forum Member. Join Date: May 2004. Posts: 1,617. Does anyone know how to remove drawers from a filing cabinet? At some point, you’ll probably find some reason to remove the drawers from a cabinet, dresser, or similar piece of furniture. Light to moderate weight drawers can usually be removed by one person, but if you plan to remove loaded filing cabinet drawers or other heavy drawers, it will be safer to work with at least one other person.
I have a Teknion 2 drawer vertical file cabinet. I am trying to remove the drawers for easier transport. But I could not find instructions anywhere. Bisley direct, the dedicated online store selling BISLEY office furniture and filing cabinets. First you need to remove the hardware for the drawers.
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Lock And File Drawer Information For Sentry Fire Files. Technical Support for file cabinet drawers IMPORTANT: Your Sentry Fireproof fire file has a limit to the maximum recommended weight per drawer. Pulling straight up, remove the damaged drawer head.