Bimba Manufacturing Releases the Original Line Electric® Thruster (OLET)

Bimba Manufacturing Releases the Original Line Electric® Thruster (OLET)

University Park, IL – March 25, 2013 – Bimba Manufacturing, an industry-leading provider of pneumatic, hydraulic, and electric motion control solutions, announced today the release of the Original Line Electric® Thruster (OLET), the newest addition to the electric motion control line. This guided electric cylinder provides the precision of the Original Line Electric® cylinder (OLE), combined with the strength of the legacy T/TE pneumatic thruster.

With speeds of up to 24 inches per second and thrusts up to 350 lbs, the new OLET is also available in a variety of configurations for maximum flexibility. With both General Duty and Heavy Duty versions and three different bearing options, the OLET is truly versatile and well suited for an array of applications.

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About Bimba

Bimba Manufacturing is a forward-thinking innovator of actuation technology, specializing in providing cutting-edge solutions to engineering challenges. Including its brands, TRD, Mead, MFD and Pneumadyne, Bimba markets an extensive line of industry-leading products including pneumatic, hydraulic, and electric actuators; valves; fittings; air preparation and a variety of safety and production solutions. In addition to its broad line of standard catalog products, the company’s business develops many custom and semi-custom products designed for specific customers and applications. These products, used in machinery and automation, are sold to original equipment manufacturers and end-users throughout the world in an expanding variety of industries. For more information, visit