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Clippard announces “Wrapped & Ready” stainless steel cylinder initiative

Monday, March 16, 2015

With increased market demand for stainless steel cylinders, Clippard Instrument Laboratory has responded by expanding their Continuous Flow Manufacturing process for stainless steel cylinders at their Cincinnati, Ohio production facility. This…

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Stainless steel pneumatic cylinders resist caustic enviornments

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Designed for use in a broad range of applications including those in washdown and caustic environments, these quality cylinders are constructed of durable 303 and 304 stainless steel….

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Keys to specifying pneumatic cylinders

Monday, February 2, 2015

by Jerry Walling, Marketing and Business Development, Fabco-Air Inc. Learn how to choose the perfect actuator for your next compressed air system. Air cylinders are the workhorses of…

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PHD releases 2 OEM-targeted drop-in replacement actuators

Monday, November 24, 2014

PHD, Inc. revolutionized pneumatic actuators with the innovative Tom Thumb® Cylinder over 55 years ago. Today, PHD is setting the standard in industrial automation actuators with Optimax®, a…

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Bimba expands portfolio of switches

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bimba Manufacturing, an industry-leading innovator of actuation technology, today announced the introduction of a completely new Solid-State switch series to its family of switch products. These new switches…

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Miniaturization makes pneumatics the choice in medical applications

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

From ambulance to operating room, recovery room to discharge at home, patients today encounter any number of medical devices that must be lightweight, small, safe, and often, portable….

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IoT is the next big game-changer in pneumatics

Monday, September 29, 2014

If there is one topic that causes great concern in every industry, it’s downtime. Unplanned downtime of a machine can cost thousands of dollars depending on how long…

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3 days shipping for pneumatic and hydraulic NFPA cylinders

Thursday, September 18, 2014

In recent months, AVENTICS Corporation relocated production of NFPA steel cylinders back to Lexington, Kentucky where the manufacturing of them dates back to 1964. With full production capability…

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Pneumatics gives Power Tower riders a choice for free fall or rocketing up 240 ft

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Sending riders skyrocketing up 240 ft or dropping them in a free-fall the same distance was a challenge that only pneumatics could solve for ride designers of Cedar…

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Pilot-operated check valves for cylinder position holding

Friday, August 8, 2014

Cylinder applications must consider what happens to the application’s safety function with the loss of air pressure. Pilot Operated Check Valves, otherwise known as PO Checks, are used…

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