PHD, Inc. Datasheets for Air Cylinders

Air cylinders are pneumatic linear actuators that are driven by a pressure differential in the cylinder's chambers. They may be single-acting (with a spring return) or double-acting.
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Product Name Notes
Series BCT Needle Cylinders are direct OEM needle cylinder solutions used in continuous extrusion wheels. These cylinders are a non-rotating shaft design to keep needle tip in the correct orientation...
Series NPG & NHG Non-Rotating Hydraulic & Pneumatic Tie Rod Cylinders Series NPG, NHG Non-Rotating Hydraulic & Pneumatic Tie Rod Cylinders are Tom Thumb® brand cylinders that feature an...
Series OCG Round Body Pneumatic Cylinder The PHD Optimax® Series OCG Round Body Pneumatic Cylinder is designed to be extremely versatile and economical for use in any industry. The...
Series OCV ISO Air Cylinder The PHD Optimax® Series OCV ISO Air Cylinder is designed to be extremely versatile and economical for use in any industry. They are PHD's...
New Generation Series CV Cylinder design enhancements include increased width of PTFE wear ring for greater support, durability, and increased piston seal retention for higher speed applications. A new imperial...
PHDs Series CRS Cylinder features a self-lubricating nitrile piston seal to increase cylinder performance and provides the best unit life rating in its class of 70 million linear inches of...
Series BCSU Universal Stretching Cylinders are direct replacements for Sidel® Universal Machines. These cylinders mount into the same space and bolt patterns, provide significantly longer service life, and reduce maintenance...
Series BCZU Universal Nozzle Cylinders are direct replacements for Sidel® Universal Machines. These cylinders mount into the same space and bolt patterns, provide significantly longer service life, and reduce maintenance...
Series CTS Compact Guide Rod Cylinders excel in non-rotating cylinder applications where unit length is critical. They also perform as light duty slides where precise location is not required and...
The Back-To-Back Cylinder is used where three or four-rod positions are required. Two cylinders are attached back-to-back using common tierods. Different strokes on each cylinder give the capability of four...
The PHD Optimax® Series OCQ Pneumatic Compact Cylinder features a compact design for applications where cylinder length is critical. The Series OCQ features drop-in metric mounting to match the global...
The Tandem Cylinder provides close, smooth control of piston rod speed even with changing external loads. The unit is air powered while the hydraulic portion serves as a control medium.
Three Position Cylinders provide three positive stop positions in a single rod unit. The positions are achieved through an auxiliary cylinder integrated into the three position unit. Advantages: Four standard...
Tom Thumb© Medium Duty Cylinders are available in a wide range of mounting styles and options. All units are of tierod construction and repairable. Available in single or double-acting. Advantages:...