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Hydraulic Actuator Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory implements a thorough list of hydraulic actuator manufacturers and suppliers. Utilize our listing to examine and sort top hydraulic actuator manufacturers with previews of ads and detailed descriptions of each product. Any hydraulic actuator company can design, engineer, and manufacture hydraulic actuators to meet your companies specific qualifications. An easy connection to reach hydraulic actuator companies through our fast request for quote form is provided on our website. The company information includes website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information. Customer reviews are available and product specific news articles. This source is right for you whether it's for a manufacturer of hydraulic pistons, telescopic hydraulic cylinders, or double acting hydraulic cylinders.

  • Strongsville, OH

    We manufacture hydraulic actuators in addition to cylinders and valves for a range of applications. Everything we make is long lasting and built with impeccable quality. We use the absolute best brass, steel, and aluminum in our products- and they still perform even better than they look! Contact us with your unique needs and get started today.

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  • Richfield, NC

    Since its founding in 1976, I.P. has grown to become one of the leading stocking distributors in the Southeast region. Complementing this major function, our staff of professional engineers, designers and draftsmen provide a broad range of engineering and maintenance services. This combination of warehouse distribution with expert consultation gives our customers the total service they require.

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  • Schofield, WI

    Since 1959, Jarp has produced superior hydraulic cylinders and swivels; satisfying each customer along the way. Our cylinder and swivel manufacturing process includes the highest quality components to assure dependability for higher loads and pressures, up to 5,000 psi. Call Jarp today for quick results!

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  • Newark, NJ

    We take pride in saying that we are a family owned business, and we add that personal touch to every job we are entrusted with. As a leading distributor of hydraulic actuators and equipment, our sales staff can help you pinpoint exactly which product is right for you. For more information, browse our extensive online listings or call today!

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  • Birmingham, AL

    Ligon Industries, LLC along with our affiliates Ligon Capital, LLC and Ligon Holdings, LLC (“Ligon”) is a privately owned manufacturing company that was formed in January 1999 and is based in Birmingham, Alabama. Our hydraulic fluid cylinder companies manufacture a variety of small bore to large bore, welded hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders that are sold to OEMs for installation in their products.

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  • Bay Springs, MS

    HSI specializes in heavy duty large bore hydraulic cylinders, custom hydraulic cylinders, welded hydraulic cylinders, special hydraulic cylinders, high pressure hydraulic cylinders and standard hydraulic cylinders. We offer a full line of cylinders in order to meet the needs of the most demanding application.

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  • Franklin, WI

    Galland Henning Nopak, Inc. has been supplying quality cylinders and valves since 1887. With a first-class product range including various types of pneumatic, solenoid and flow control valves, hydraulic cylinders, scrap recycling equipment such as compression balers, as well as the unique Plierench® tool, Galland Henning Nopak is able to manufacture the valves and cylinders you are looking for.

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Hydraulic Actuators

Hydraulic actuators are motors powered by hydraulic fluid pressure that use force to move or control a system or piece of equipment. The most common application of hydraulic actuators is in the construction industry where heavy equipment is needed to move large loads. An actuator is controlled by a control system, either automated or manually operated by a human. A backhoe, for example, is powered by a hydraulic actuator that allows it to dig into the earth and scoop up large amounts of material. This action is controlled by a human operating the equipment and guiding the actuator’s movement by using a joystick or series of operating controls.

A hydraulic actuator consists of a cylinder that uses hydraulic power for operation. This cylinder motor allows for movement in all directions, and the fluid compression allows for a high level of force to be exerted. A long hollow tube is at the center of the cylinder, and the single piston is able to slide up and down this tube to generate and release pressure. Pressure can be applied to just one or both sides of the piston. When more pressure is applied to one side than the other, the cylinder is pushed in the direction where the least force was exerted. If the piston moves with equal pressure from both sides, then the cylinder goes forward. A piston rod typically has mounting attachments on the end to connect the cylinder to the component that it is pushing or pulling. A hydraulic pump constantly pushes a regulated flow of fluid to the piston.

The cylinder of a hydraulic actuator is assembled using a number of manufactured parts that include the barrel, the cylinder cap, the cylinder head, the piston and piston rod, the seal gland and the seals. Many other small components are used on the interior of the cylinder to help control pressure and fluid flow. The seals are designed to match the intended maximum pressure of the hydraulic actuator on which they will be fitted. Usually they are made from rubber or polyurethane if they are going to be used in low temperature environments, and fluorocarbon viton is generally considered to be stronger in high temperature settings.



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Hydraulic Actuators - Compact® Automation Products LLC
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