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Pneumatic Actuators

Original Line Cylinder
Round Line (The original round body cylinder that can be used in a wide variety of industries and applications.)

Non-Repairable

Original Line® Air Cylinder
Bimba's non-repairable stainless steel body cylinders are available in 12 bore sizes.
Original Line® 3-Position Image
These cylinders feature a non-repairable design that offers two distinct stroke lengths within a single cylinder.
Original Line® with Adjustable Cushions Product Image
Adjustable air cushions reduce cylinder speed, protecting the cylinder from damaging levels of kinetic energy.
Original Line® Magnetic Reed Switch Product Image
Magnetic pistons actuate electronic switches (sold separately) mounted to the cylinder bodies.
Original Line® Non-Rotating Image
A unique square piston rod with rounded corners prevents piston rod rotation.
Original Line® Hole Punch Image
The Original Line Hole Punch is designed to punch millions of holes in thin poly material.
Original Line® with Plastic End Caps Image
Features include acetal resin end caps and a stainless steel rod and body for a corrosion resistant design.
Original Line® All Stainless Steel Image
Stainless steel end caps and cylinder body are ideal for wash downs applications.
Original Line® Z-Line
The Z-Line series cylinders are a heavy duty version of the basic Original Line® series with additional features.
Original Line® Rod Lock
The industry standard Original Line® design features a mechanical lock for positive rod positioning.
Single Acting Air Clamps image
Mead's single acting air clamps provide gripping power on the out stroke and spring retraction.
Miniature Air Cylinders Image
Mead's MF and MA series miniature cylinders are designed for use in applications where space is limited.

Repairable

All Stainless Steel Repairable (Bell Ring) Image
A removable bell ring nut adds repairability to the all stainless steel Original Line® cylinder.
Centaur Image
Repairable Aluminum Body Cylinder Produces Smooth Motion Similar to Hydraulic Cylinder
Double-Wall® Image
An outer wall makes this an extremely durable NFPA-interchangeable cylinder.
Repairable Stainless Image
Repairable all stainless steel cylinders are perfect for wash down use and are USDA approved.
Compact
Compact (Space saving cylinders for use in applications with limited area.)

Round Body

Cube Cylinder Image
Bimba's mini cube cylinders are ideal for applications requiring low output forces in extremely tight spaces.
Diaphragm Cylinder Image
Bimba's extremely low profile diaphragm cylinder is designed for clamping applications.
Flat-1® Image
Bimba's Flat-1® series round body cylinders were designed with space savings in mind.
Flat-1® Multiple Position Image
The multiple position FOP series cylinders save space and provide 3 individual strokes within just one cylinder.
Flat-1® Multiple Power Image
The multiple power series cylinders save space and provide 2, 3, and 4 times the force of traditional models.
Flat-II® Non-Rotating Image
Bimba's Flat-II® series cylinders feature round end caps and utilize two piston rods for non-rotation.
Miniature Air Cylinders Image
Mead's MF and MA series miniature cylinders are designed for use in applications where space is limited.
Single Acting Air Clamps image
Mead's single acting air clamps provide gripping power on the out stroke and spring retraction.
Space Saver® Image
These cylinders provide the power and stroke of standard cylinders in less than half the space of other cylinders.
Square Flat-1® Image
Bimba's Square Flat-1® series cylinders feature square end caps and are great for tight spaces.
Square Flat-II® Non-Rotating Image
This series compact cylinders feature square end caps and twin piston rods to provide non-rotation.
Stainless Steel Flat-1® Image
Corrosion resistant, IP69K rated solution for low profile applications.

Square Body

EF-I
Bimba's EF-I series cylinders feature an extruded aluminum body design for international machine requirements.
EF-II
Bimba's EF-II series cylinders feature an extruded body, non-rotating design.
EFF Image
These cylinders feature a compact extruded body design with four guide shafts for vertical lifting applications.
EFP
These extruded body cylinders provide two distinct extension strokes in the same EF bore footprint to save space.
EFQ Image
EFQ series cylinders double the force output on extension using the same EF bore footprint to save space.
Stopper Cylinder Image
Stopper cylinders are modified EF-I cylinders designed specifically to stop moving product on conveyors.
Twist Clamp Image
Bimba's EFCL series cylinder rotates 90 degrees as it extends and retracts.

Air Table (Slide)

Narrow Profile Air Table Image
Bimba's NPA series air tables are designed for applications with tight space requirements.
Twin Bore
Dual bores exert twice the force of a traditional cylinder while providing smooth, non-rotating actuation.
Double Rod End
A double rod end provides a saddle-mount unit with improved loading and resistance to deflection.
Twin Bore Air Table
Twin Bore Air Table
NFPA
NFPA (Heavy duty, repairable cylinders that meet NFPA standards.)

Tie Rod

3-Position Tie Rod Image
Two cylinders built as one unit with one rod end, capable of producing three rod positions.
Air/Oil Tandem Image
Air provides the force to extend and retract the cylinder, and oil provides precise stroke speed control.
Back to Back Image
Combines two individual cylinders with common bore sizes together as one unit with common tie rods.
Dyna-Mation DM1 Image
DM1 series cylinders feature a tie-rod NFPA design that generates high performance in most applications.
Flush Mount Image
The same high quality and construction as the TA series, with the added benefit of “sleeve nut” construction.
Flush Mount Rod Lock Image
A 100% ball bearing design distributes even locking (clamp-holding) forces along the shaft.
FM Series with Rod Lock Image
A 100% ball bearing design distributes even locking (clamp-holding) forces along the shaft.
Heavy Duty Image
Mead's HD1 series cylinders feature a tie-rod NFPA design with a heavy duty hard coated rod bearing.
Large Bore Image
Mead's HD series large bore cylinders offer excellent performance and a long service life.
Multi-Stage Image
Multi-stage cylinders achieve greater forces by multiplying the output force with additional pistons.
Position Feedback Low Friction Image
TRD's PFLF series feature position feedback, low friction cylinders that meet NFPA tie-rod standards.
Small Bore Image
Mead's small bore tie-rod NFPA cylinders are designed to generate high performance in most applications.
Stainless Steel Multi-Stage Image
Precision machined from 303/304 stainless steel to provide excellent performance in harsh environments.
Stainless Steel Tie Rod Image
Precision machined from 303/304 stainless steel to provide excellent performance in harsh environments.
Standard NFPA Tie Rod Image
TA cylinders offer a high quality, heavy duty construction in an NFPA tie rod style interchangeable design.
Standard Steel Image
Steel cylinders provide extra strength and durability to withstand abuse while maintaining reliable performance.
Telescoping Image
A two-stage telescoping design which remains 100% double acting while providing incredible space savings.
Tough Duty Image
The same high quality, heavy duty construction as the TA series, with additional performance features standard.
Triple Rod Image
Triple Rod cylinders use three piston rods to increase stability and strength and feature a non-rotating design.

Round Line

Double-Wall® Image
An outer wall makes this an extremely durable NFPA-interchangeable cylinder.
Repairable Stainless Image
Repairable all stainless steel cylinders are perfect for wash down use and are USDA approved.
Repairable Stainless Image
Repairable all stainless steel cylinders are perfect for wash down use and are USDA approved.

Extruded Body

Dyna-Mation DM2 Image
Mead's Dyna-Mation DM2 series cylinders feature an extruded body design.
Guided Thrusters
Guided Thrusters (For use in non-rotating applications where side or moment loading may be present.)

Standard Load

 Multiple Position Ball & Composite Bearing Thruster Image
A double-acting single rod end cylinder provides an intermediate position in addition to fully extended/retracted.
Ball Bearing Thruster Image
Advantages include less friction, high precision, easily accessible lubrication ports, and more.
Composite Bearing Thruster Image
Includes stainless steel guide shafts, clear anodized aluminum housing/tooling plate, and composite bearings.
Extruded Linear Thruster Image
The ET series extruded linear thruster is a rugged, guided actuator with a cylinder integral to the thruster block.
MFD Extruded Thruster Image
Mead offers a collection of extruded thruster cylinders.
Movable Housing Ball & Composite Bearing Thruster Image
Offers extremely high load carrying capabilities with re-circulating or composite ball bearings.

Heavy Load

4 Shaft Ball Bearing Thruster Image
Four guide shafts, instead of the typical two, double the load carrying capacity and reduce deflection.
PneuMoment™ Pneumatic Actuator
Provides smooth, guided, non-rotational motion for carrying heavy loads and larger moments.
Rodless
Rodless (Linear motion within half the length of rod style actuators.)

Magnetically Coupled

Ultran® High Load Slide Image
Features a ball bearing system offering large load bearing capabilities with greater carriage precision.
Ultran® Rodless Cylinder Image
The Bimba Ultran® Rodless cylinder provides one of the highest coupling strengths available.
Ultran® Rodless Slide Image
Two models available with different coupling strengths for unguided or externally guided applications.

Mechanically Coupled

Ultran® Band Image
A rodless cylinder providing overall length savings in excess of 40% versus traditional cylinders.
Rotary Image
Rotary (Rotational motion solutions for commercial and industrial applications.)

Rack & Pinion

MHRQ Rotary Actuator image
MFD offers rack & pinion rotary actuators which are used in material transfer operations.
Pneu-Turn® Image
Rack and pinion rotary actuators are used in applications such as clamping, camming, indexing and mixing.
Pneu-Turn® 3-Position image
Pneu-Turn® 3-Position rotary actuators provide three positions within one actuator.
Pneu-Turn® Position Feedback image
Position feedback Pneu-Turn® rotary actuators are available in single or double rack models.
Position Control
Position Control (Continuous position sensing and control for measurement and positioning applications.)

Linear Position Feedback

Position Feedback image
Provides continuous position sensing in a lightweight, small-bore air cylinder.
Position Feedback Low Friction Image
TRD's PFLF series feature position feedback, low friction cylinders that meet NFPA tie-rod standards.
Position Feedback Non-Contact image
The PFCN uses a non-contact calibrated internal magnetostrictive transducer.
Position Feedback Non-Contact with Rod Lock image
Bimba's PFCNL series feature non-contact position feedback cylinders with rod locks.
Position Feedback with Rod Lock image
Bimba's PFCL series feature everything from the PFC series cylinders, with an additional rod lock.

Rotary Position Feedback

Position Feedback Rack and Pinion image
Position feedback Pneu-Turn® rotary actuators are available in single or double rack models.

Controllers

Position Control System How to Order
Designed for use with any pneumatic Bimba Position Feedback Actuator to provide closed-loop positioning.
Digital Panel Meter image
Used with Position Feedback Cylinders to perform accurate measuring and/or gauging operations.
Electronic Controller image
Electronic controllers provide 10VDC regulated power to our Position Feedback Actuators.
Servo Pneumatic Control System with Software Setup image
This system offers closed loop control for pneumatic motion control applications.

Balluff Position Control

External Balluff Transducers image
For use with TRD's TA, TD, TRA, FM, SS, MSE or MSR, Tandem, 3-Position & double rod end cylinders.
Induction Sensor Cable Connector image
Induction sensor cable connectors are available for use with Balluff transducers.
Induction Sensors (End of stroke sensor) image
Balluff’s Strokemaster® cylinder-position sensors provide precision end-of-stroke sensing.
Internal Balluff Transducer image
Balluff’s internal transducers are available for use with TRD's TA, TD, FM and SS series NFPA cylinders.

Balluff Position Control

Induction Sensor Cable Connectors image
Induction sensor cable connectors are available for use with Balluff transducers.
Induction Sensors (end of stroke sensor) image
Balluff’s Strokemaster® cylinder-position sensors provide precision end-of-stroke sensing.
Internal Balluff Transducers image
Balluff’s internal transducers are available for use with TRD's TA, TD, FM and SS series NFPA cylinders.
Accessories
Accessories (Product accessories including switches, fittings, brackets, nuts, shock absorbers and more.)

Fittings/Port Adaptors/Pins

Fittings

#10-32 to 1/4" OD Tubing Barbed Fitting image
Bimba offers aluminum alloy barbed fittings for use with 1/4" OD tubing.

Adaptors

#10-32 to 1/8 NPT Adaptor image
Adaptors are available for a variety of cylinders in multiple bore sizes.

Pivot/Clevis Pins

Double-Wall® Pivot Pin image
Pivot pins are offered as an accessory for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
Repairable Stainless Clevis Pin (w/cotter pin)
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most Bimba and TRD's RS series cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Clevis Pin (w/bridge pin) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Clevis Pin (w/cotter pin) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Clevis Pin (w/E-Rings) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Stainless Steel Clevis Pin (w/cotter pin) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Clevis Pin CCS (w/bridge pin) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to most NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Spherical Bearing Clevis Pin (w/retaining rings) image
Clevis pins are offered as an accessory to TRD’s HH, MH and TAS series cylinders.

Mounting Brackets

Trunnion Brackets

Trunnion Blocks image
Trunnion blocks are just one type of mounting option available for TRD cylinders.
Stainless Steel Trunnion Blocks image
Trunnion blocks are just one type of mounting option available for TRD cylinders.
Standard Non-Repairable Round Line Trunnion Bracket image
Trunnion brackets are just one type of mounting option available for Bimba cylinders.
Compact Low Profile Trunnion Bracket image
Trunnion brackets are just one type of mounting option available for Bimba Flat Series cylinders.

Flange Brackets / Mounting Blocks

PneuMoment® Mounting Clamps image
Mounting clamps are available for PneuMoment® beam guided actuators.
End Flange Mount image
End flange mounts are available for PneuMoment® beam guided actuators.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MF-2" Rear Flange Mounting Plate image
Bimba's NFPA MF-2 rear flange mount is available for Double-Wall® cylinders.
Miniature Air Cylinder Mounting Block image
Mead offers mounting blocks for MA series miniature air cylinders.
Ultran® Rodless Mounting Block image
Mounting blocks are available for Ultran® rodless cylinders.
Ultran® Rodless Floating Mounting Bracket image
Floating mounting brackets are available for Bimba's Ultran® rodless cylinders.
Ultran® Band Rodless Floating Mount image
Floating mounting brackets are available for Bimba's Ultran® Band rodless cylinders.
Ultran® Band Rodless Mounting Block image
Mounting blocks are available for Bimba's Ultran® Band rodless cylinders.
Ultran® Band Rodless Center Support image
Center supports are available for Bimba's Ultran® Band rodless cylinders.
Weld Plate image
Weld plates are available for the MH and TAS series cylinders.
Flange End Coupler image
Flange end couplers are available for many NFPA tie-rod cylinders.
Base Bar image
A base bar is available for TRD's FM series NFPA cylinders.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MF-1" Front Flange Mounting Plate image
Bimba's NFPA MF-1 front flange mount is available for Double-Wall® cylinders.

Foot Brackets

Round Line Foot Bracket image
Bimba offers foot mounting brackets for Original Line® cylinders.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MS-2" Side Lug Mount Bracket image
Bimba's MS-2 side lug mount is one of 6 NFPA mounting options for Double-Wall® cylinders.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MS-7" End Lug Mount Bracket image
Bimba's MS-7 end lug mount is one of 6 NFPA mounting options for Double-Wall® cylinders.
Repairable Stainless Foot Bracket image
Foot brackets are one mounting option available for Bimba and TRD's RS series cylinders.
Linear Position Feedback Foot Bracket image
Foot brackets are one mounting option available for Bimba's PFC/PFCN series cylinders.

Clevis Brackets

Compact Low Profile Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are just one type of mounting option available for Bimba's Flat series cylinders.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MP-1" Clevis Mount image
An NFPA clevis mount is available for Bimba's Double-Wall® series cylinders.
Double-Wall® Rear Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are available for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
Repairable Stainless Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets available for Bimba and TRD's RS series cylinders.
NFPA Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are available for Mead tie-rod cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are available for TRD NFPA tie rod cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Stainless Steel Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are available for TRD NFPA tie rod cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Spherical Bearing Clevis Bracket image
Clevis brackets are available for TRD NFPA tie rod cylinders.
Pivot Bracket MP2 image
Protects cylinders from side loading by allowing the rear of the cylinder to pivot.

Pivot Brackets (Eye Brackets)

NFPA Tie-Rod Eye Bracket image
NFPA tie rod eye brackets are available for mounting TRD cylinders.
NFPA Tie-Rod Stainless Steel Eye Bracket image
NFPA tie rod eye brackets are available for mounting TRD’s SS series cylinders.
Standard Non-Repairable Round Line Pivot Bracket image
Pivot brackets are one type of mounting option available for Bimba's Original Line® series cylinders
Compact Low Profile Square Flat Pivot Attachment image
Pivot attachments are available for Bimba's FS series cylinders.
Double-Wall® Pivot Bracket image
Pivot brackets are one type of mount available for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
Double-Wall® NFPA "MP-4" Pivot Bracket image
Bimba's MP-4 pivot bracket is one of 6 NFPA mounts available for Double-Wall® cylinders.
Repairable Stainless Pivot Bracket image
Pivot brackets are available for mounting Bimba/TRD RS series cylinders.
NFPA Pivot Bracket image
Pivot brackets are one type of NFPA mount available for Mead cylinders.
NFPA Pivot Bracket image
Pivot brackets are one type of NFPA mount available for Mead cylinders.

Shock Absorber / Proxy Switch Brackets

Ultran® Rodless Shock Absorber/Switch Bracket image
Shock absorber/switch brackets are available for Bimba's Ultran® UG series rodless cylinders.
Ultran® Band Rodless Shock Absorber/Switch Bracket Block image
Shock absorbers and brackets are available for Ultran® Band rodless cylinders.

Nuts

Rod End Nuts

Jam Nut (#5-40 to 1"-14) image
Bimba offers rod nuts for most cylinders and bore sizes.

Nose Mounting Nuts

Repairable Round Line Mounting Nuts image
Mounting nuts are available for Mead's Centaur series cylinders.

Nose Mounting Nuts

Round Line Mounting Nuts image
Mounting nuts are available for Bimba's Original Line® cylinders.

Rod Attachments

Alignment Couplers

Alignment Coupler (#5-40 to 1"-14) image
Alignment couplers help reduce binding and simplify field alignment problems.
MEAD Alignment Coupler (5/16-24 to 1-1/4-12) image
Mead offers self aligning rod couplers in 9 thread sizes.
TRD Alignment Coupler image
Alignment couplers help reduce binding and simplify field alignment problems.
TRD Alignment Hex Coupler image
Alignment couplers help reduce binding and simplify field alignment problems.

Rod Pivots (Rod Eyes)

Compact Low Profile Rod Eye image
Rod pivots are available for Bimba's Flat series cylinders.
Double-Wall® Rod Eye image
Rod eyes are available for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
EF-I Rod Pivot image
Rod pivots are available for Bimba's EF-I series cylinders.
NFPA Rod Eye image
Rod eyes are designed for use with all standard Mead cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Stainless Steel Rod Eye image
Rod eyes are available for TRD's NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod, Rod Eye image
Rod eyes are available for TRD's NFPA cylinders.
Repairable Stainless Rod Eye image
Rod eyes are available for Bimba and TRD's RS series cylinders.

Rod Clevis

Double-Wall® Rod Clevis image
Rod clevises are available for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
Linear Position Feedback Rod Clevis image
Rod clevises are available for Bimba's PFC/PFCN series cylinders.
NFPA Rod Clevis Image
Rod Clevises are available in each bore size for Mead's NFPA standard cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod Stainless Steel Rod Clevis image
Rod clevises are available for TRD's NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod, Rod Clevis (Cast Steel) image
Rod clevises are available for TRD's NFPA cylinders.
NFPA Tie Rod, Rod Clevis (Machined) image
Rod clevises are available for TRD's NFPA cylinders.

Rod Stud

Double-Wall® Rod Stud image
Rod studs are available for Bimba's Double-Wall® cylinders.
Standard Non-Repairable Round Line Rod Stud image
Hex studs are available for Bimba's Original Line® Z-Line and "500" series cylinders.

Twist Clamp Arm

Extruded Flat Twist Clamp Arm image
A clamp arm is available for Bimba's EFLM series twist clamp cylinder.

Spherical Rod Eye

NFPA Female Spherical Rod Eye image
Spherical pivot bearing mounts can be furnished as a weldment for TRD's MH, TAS and HH series cylinders.
PFC Spherical Rod Eye image
Spherical rod eye mounts are available for PFC cylinders with the FT option.

Spherical Rod Eye

NFPA Male Spherical Rod Eye image
Spherical pivot bearing mounts can be furnished as a weldment for TRD's MH, TAS and HH series cylinders.

Rod Clevis

Repairable Stainless Rod Clevis image
Rod clevises are available for Bimba and TRD's RS series repairable stainless cylinders.
Standard Non-Repairable Round Line Rod Clevis image
Rod clevises are available for Bimba's Original Line® cylinders.

Alignment Couplers

TRD Stainless Steel Alignment Coupler image
Alignment couplers help reduce binding and simplify field alignment problems.

Shock Absorbers and Stroke Adjusters

9/16" to 2" Bore Shock Absorbers image
Shock absorbers can be used to decelerate loads or absorb excess kinetic energy.
Stop Collar
Stop collars are needed for shock absorbers if stroke adjustment is required.
Stroke Adjustment
Stroke adjusters are available for Bimba Ultran® rodless slides.

Transition Plates

Rotary Mount Block image
These mounting blocks are used with PneuTurn® rotary actuators.
Transition Plates image
Used to couple Bimba rodless, rotary, and guided actuators together for a variety of multi-axis configurations.