Pneumatic Cylinders are resistant to acid and corrosion.

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NFPA stainless steel cylinders are available as double acting, magnetic piston with buffer or adjustable cushioning. Actuators can be specified with bore sizes up to 8 in., and operating temperature range is -40 to +200°F. All internal components come lubricated with Teflon®-based grease. Designed for push and pull applications, cylinders can be operated with filtered compressed air to 250 psi or petroleum based hydraulic fluid to 400 psi.

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Norgren's Pneumatic Stainless Steel Cylinders Provide High Corrosion and Acid Resistance

Littleton, Colorado, USA - November 2004. Norgren, the motion and fluid control specialist, offers a full range of NFPA stainless steel cylinders ideally suited for manufacturing environments that can be at risk from corrosion and acid substances. Suitable for wash down processes within industries such as food preparation, the cylinders are available as double acting, magnetic piston with either buffer or adjustable cushioning.

Manufactured from corrosion resistant stainless steel the actuators can be specified with operating pressures up to 250 PSI and various bore sizes up to 8". With an operating temperature range of -40°F to 200°F the Norgren cylinders are rated for 'non lube added' service. All internal components are lubricated at time of assembly with a Teflon® based grease. The cylinders have been specifically designed for push and pull applications and can be operated either with filtered compressed air to 250 PSI and petroleum based hydraulic fluid to 400 PSI. Further information on the Norgren range of SS cylinders can be found at

Norgren is one of the world leaders in the supply of motion and fluid control technologies for a wide variety of different industry sectors. Norgren is committed to optimising technological performance for its customers' advantage. All of Norgren's systems are engineered for flexibility based on strong product fundamentals. Application specific solutions frequently involve integrated or modular combinations of actuator, control valve and air preparation technologies.

With established manufacturing facilities in USA, Germany, UK, Switzerland, and Spain and with newer facilities in Mexico and the Czech Republic Norgren has the global manufacturing and support capabilities to be able to cope with the most demanding international projects. With support through an established sales and service network in 75 countries Norgren has the global reach and capability to ensure continuity of supply and local support where it is needed for customers involved in export markets or multi site operations.

With three global technical centres in USA, Germany and the UK supported by 270 engineers Norgren is a subsidiary of the £1.6bn IMI PLC.

In the US, Norgren has a unique network of almost 100 distribution outlets operated by independent distributors.

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