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Services for sizing

At Festo, the sizing and simulation tools available online help you to arrive quickly at the automation solution you need. And the specialists in our worldwide service and support network are available to provide help at any time.

The right tools for every product

You will find further free resources and software tools to simplify sizing in the Festo product area. Together with detailed product information (including for CAD support), the appropriate tools for sizing, simulation and selection are conveniently assigned to every product by part number or order code.

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PositioningDrives – planning electric actuators

Find the optimum actuator package, quickly and reliably: PositioningDrives calculates a suitable combination of electric axis, electric motor and motor controller from a few pieces of application data. It returns all relevant data right up to the bill of materials and documentation for the chosen combination. This prevents sizing errors and results in a significant improvement in the industrial energy efficiency of the system.

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PositioningDrives Video Tutorials

Features and Brief Introduction to the Tool

System Parameters

Selection Filter


Motion Profile



Bill of Materials

Handling Guide Online – sizing industrial robots

Configure the right industrial robot, from a single-axis solution to a 3D gantry, quickly and easily with the Handling Guide Online. All you have to do is enter the axis definition, payload, etc. and in just 20 minutes you have a perfect, ready-to-order systems. We supply it together with CAD data and commissioning files, ready to install or partially assembled.

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Configurator for process valve units – fast and easy

Whether it's a manually operated process valve, a unit with pilot valve and sensor box or with a valve positioner: the configurator finds the right solution in just a few steps - with configuration-correct CAD data and documentation directly downloadable. In this way you receive a solution that is integrated with each other and ready for installation.

Configure a ball valve unit now

Configure a butterfly valve unit now

Safety-related characteristic values for Sistema

Here you will find safety-related characteristic values of Festo components in Sistema database format.

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For the safety of your systems, we have solutions for safety functions: from functionally safe automation technology through safety concepts to employee training on site.

Product-specific application notes

Our application notes provide detailed descriptions of how to implement specific functions and applications such as integrating our products in your PLC or achieving a desired safety category.

Application notes can be found on the respective product details page under downloads and media in the category expert knowledge. Enter the part number or the order code in the search field or navigate to the target in the product selection.

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