Tracks Direct Assembly Manager usig electric screwdriver to remove screws from the Silen Gliss 3840

One common query we receive is how to change from 80mm wave to standard gliders on the Silent Gliss 3840 track. In response, we’ve put together a straightforward guide accompanied by a helpful how-to video. This will enable you to effortlessly switch the gliders yourself, enhancing both the functionality and appearance of your curtain track.


Tools Required:

  • Standard flat-head screwdriver
  • Phillips screwdriver


Step-by-Step Guide:


Step 1 - Remove the End Set:

    • Locate the small Phillips screw at the end of the track.
    • Unscrew and carefully remove the end set.
    • Firmly pull off the end set from the track.


Step 2 - Remove the Wave Overlap Arm:

    • Use the flat-head screwdriver to undo the twist eye on the wave overlap arm.
    • Slide the wave overlap arm off the track.


Step 3 - Prepare the Gliders:

    • Ensure the square parts of the overlap arm are correctly positioned.
    • Place the master glider between these squares for smooth movement.


Step 4 - Attach the Gliders:

    • Slide the required number of standard gliders onto the track.
    • Space them evenly along the track for balanced operation.


Step 5 - Reassemble the Track:

    • Carefully pull the cords back into position.
    • Slide the end set back towards the end of the track, ensuring the cords remain untangled.


Step 6 - Test the Functionality:

    • After reassembly, gently pull the cords to ensure the track moves smoothly.
    • Check for any obstructions or tangled cords that may affect performance.


Step 7 - Secure the End Set:

    • Turn the track over and reinsert the Phillips screw into the end set.
    • Tighten the screw securely to firmly attach the end set.


Step 8 - Final Check:

    • Give the track another gentle pull to confirm smooth functionality.
    • Adjust the gliders if necessary to achieve optimal performance.


That’s it! You’ve successfully converted your Silet Gliss 3840 corded track from 80mm wave to standard gliders. 


If you have any questions or encounter difficulties while switching your gliders, our team is here to help. Feel free to reach out to us at 01494 535699 for assistance.