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Mode of operation

  • Compressed air is guided into a cylinder.
  • The compressed air displaces the piston in the cylinder
  • A linear position encoder is installed parallel to the cylinder, and pressure sensors are installed in the two proportional valve chambers.
  • The position of the piston can be controlled using the position encoder and the pressure sensors.
  • This is how positioning tasks can also be carried out using pneumatics.

Drive technology: Standard pneumatics Servopneumatics
Load up to 100 kg up to 300 kg
Stroke up to 10 m 0.02-2 m
Speed 3m/s 5m/s
Acceleration 30 m/s² 50 m/s²
Precision 0.1 mm 0.2 mm