Hydraulic Cylinders can be used for lifting, pushing, pulling, bending and holding operations and come in a vast range of configurations; various lifting and force capacities, stroke lengths and sizes are readily available with single acting or double acting returns as well as solid or hollow plungers.
Double acting hydraulic cylinders greatly improve the operating speed and overall performance when compared to a single acting cylinder. They also give considerable pulling forces whilst in the piston retraction operation mode.
We can supply low height and pancake cylinders as well as multi-purpose cylinders and lightweight aluminium cylinders in single or double acting return depending on the type chosen. The majority having spring assisted return for ease of use.
Hydraulic cylinders are used in everyday operations as well as more obscure lifting applications. They are ideal in tight spaces for lifting heavy objects; they are often used for lifting/moving heavy structures, aligning machinery and for temporary holding structures/objects whilst a permanent support is fitted, and much more: They are frequently used in a variety of industries such as, fire and rescue, oil and gas, construction, ship building, railways, steel-works, structural welding positioning, rigging, power plants and much more.
Take a look at our range of hydraulic cylinders from leading brand names, Enerpac, Hi-Force and Yale, complete our online rapid enquiry form or give us a call if you need more specific information.