cylinder technology

 ​Cylinder technology

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There is a large range of different models with a variety of switching options. 

AHP Merkle specialises in the production of hydraulic block cylinders and standard cylinders. 
There is a large range of different models with a variety of switching options.

They are ideal for incorporating into mould tools as well as special purpose machines. In addition, AHP Merkle’s range of block cylinders gives the tool designer the ability to modify the stroke to suit the design.

All cylinders can be supplied with switches indicating forward and retracted positions; and all piston rods are
hardened ground and chromed ensuring a long life for the cylinder. 3D CAD data is available from the website. AHP Merkle stands for 100% quality, flexibility and continuous innovations. The range embraces:

Block Cylinders, Push Units, AHP Standard Cylinders, DIN Standard Cylinders, Core Pull Units, Short-Stroke Cylinders, Cube Cylinders, Flanged Cylinders, Double-Lined Cylinders, Circular Block Cylinders, Hydraulic Cylinders with external guide, Screw In Cylinders, Stamping Cylinders, Block Cylinders with non rotating piston rod, Rotating Clamp Units, Rotary Drive Units, Block Cylinders with wedge clamping element or guide element.

As well as quality, flexibility and continuous innovations are at the heart of the company, which aims to set the future in motion with its fine products. “We’ll stake our reputation on it.”

Its website includes a link to its This is the complete ahp-program in one book, including valuable information about how to select and order a cylinder, Tips and Tricks for cylinder assembling and application. The integrated CD with the latest CAD-Data for all cylinders simplifies the design work.

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