Clamping Cylinders suit tool and die industries.

Press Release Summary:

Series CHH and CHL hydraulic high-pressure clamping cylinders are offered with NPT or SAE ports and have double rod end option. Extruded steel Series CHH is available in 20-80 mm bore sizes with through bolt or foot mounts. Extruded aluminum Series CHL is offered in bore sizes from 32-80 mm. For mid- to end-of-stroke position sensing, reed or Hall effect switches are available.

Original Press Release:

Parker's New High-Pressure Clamping Cylinder Targeted to Tool and Die Industries

DES PLAINES, Illinois (November 1, 2002) - Parker introduces the Series CHH and CHL line of hydraulic, cost-effective high-pressure clamping cylinders with short delivery lead times.

"The short stroke Series CHH and CHL Hydraulic Cylinders are available with NPT or SAE ports, have a double rod end option, and offer mounts that make them especially competitive to manufacturers in the tool and die industries," explains Christopher Parafinczuk, Parker Hydraulic Product Manager.

The extruded steel Series CHH Hydraulic Cylinder is available in 20 to 80mm bore sizes. For mounting flexibility, manufacturers can choose from through bolt or foot mounts.

The Series CHL Hydraulic Cylinder is manufactured from an aluminum extrusion with bore sizes from 32mm to 80mm. For economical mid- to end-of-stroke position sensing, reed or Hall effect switches are available on this high pressure cylinder. Standard cylinders ship from the factory in only five days.

This product is designed to serve the tool and die industries in a variety of clamping applications.

For more information about the Parker Series CHH and CHL Hydraulic Cylinder or any other Parker Cylinder product, contact the Parker Cylinder Division at 847-298-2400; Fax: 800-892-1008; E-mail: or visit us at parker.comn/cylinder.

The Cylinder Division is part of Parker's Hydraulics Group and serves industrial, mobile, machine tool and energy-related machinery and equipment markets. The Group operates 36 manufacturing plants, 28 sales offices and works with 900 distributors worldwide.

With annual sales exceeding $6 billion, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs more than 45,000 people in 45 countries around the world. For more information, visit the company's web site at or its investor information site at

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