Pneumatics

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Instant pneumatic cylinder configuration

IMI Precision Engineering has launched an online configuration service – supporting more than 60 native CAD formats - aimed at enabling design engineers to instantly configure fluid and motion ...



New benchmark for standard valves

Festo has extended its range of VUVS and VUVG standard single valve technologies with the launch of its ‘blue star’ VUVS-LK…-S and VUVG-LK…-S products. These valves have been designed to meet a wide ...


3 way valves for CLASSIC and ELEMENT actuators

Bürkert has released two 3 way seat valves, the Type 2006 which consists of a pneumatically operated CLASSIC actuator and a 3 way valve body, and the Type 2106 that consists of a pneumatically ...



Cartridge valve for custom manifold designs

Bürkert has released the Type 6164 cartridge valve, a pneumatic pilot valve that is said to slot directly into any custom manifold. The valve is claimed to offer high reliability, above-average ...


Highly accurate miniature proportional valve

Emerson has introduced the Preciflow 12.7mm miniature proportional valve by ASCO Numatics, that is claimed to feature one of the smallest footprints on the market combined with highly accurate flow ...



Miniature, accurate, long-life proportional valve

Emerson has introduced the Preciflow 12.7mm miniature proportional valve fromASCO Numatics. The valve is claimed to feature one of the smallest footprints on the market combined with accurate flow ...


Simple solution for complex valve island applications

Emerson has unveiled a panel mount adaptor plate for the ASCO Numatics 501 Series of pneumatic valve islands, enabling it to be directly mounted to the cabinet. The 501 Series valve provides the flow ...



Advanced motion performance

Applied Motion Products Inc. (AMP) has announced the SV200 series intelligent servo drives. The drives are said to provide advanced motion performance and functionality to suit a range of precision ...


Global FRL delivers outstanding flow rates

Parker has evolved its Global Filter Regulator Lubricator (FRL) air preparation systems, specifically the integral threaded P31 ¼” ported and P32 ¼” to ½” ported series, to deliver excellent flow to ...



VPPX valve increases process quality

Festo has launched the VPPX, a proportional valve with an external sensor input that offers users improved performance, flexibility and process quality. The valve is a proportional integral ...



Pinch valves gives reliable shut off

Festo has launched the VZQA, a pneumatic pinch valve which is said to provide reliable control and shut off in food and drink production processes. The valves are compact, durable, energy efficient, ...


Long life diaphragm valve

GF Piping Systems has added the diaphragm valve type 604/605 with integrated pneumatic actuator to its product range. The valve has a compact design that fits standard installation lengths. Its ...


High performance long life pneumatic solution

Parker Hannifin has developed an air piloted pneumatic solution for its Viking Lite Range. This addition allows the performing range of value engineered directional control valves to be specified in ...


Vertical positioning column actuators

Linear motion company, Thomson, has introduced a range of motorised vertical lift columns for medical and accessibility equipment as well as the burgeoning market for standing/seating desks and ...


Increased performance and reduced weight

Festo has launched a new series of efficient, durable and technically advanced large diameter ISO cylinders. The DSBG series is claimed to be the lightest diameter cylinder in its class, weighing 20% ...


Innovative industrial gas springs

ACE Controls has introduced a family of gas springs, called Newtonline. ACE has managed to integrate several innovations in this generation of industrial gas springs to give a higher quality product ...


'Flared cone' brings enhanced safety

A breakthrough in high integrity tube connection technology offering instrumentation system designers and installers performance and time-saving advantages is available from Parker Hannifin.


Integrated motor simplifies cabling

Machine builders can reduce control-system enclosure size, cut wiring time and simplify cabling when using the new Allen-Bradley Kinetix 6000M integrated drive-motor system from Rockwell Automation.