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A Lightweight, Corrosion Resistant Motion Control Solution from Compact®

Compact Composite Cylinders are your complete motion control solution for medical and food grade applications, or wherever lightweight, washdown and corrosion resistance is required.
With a wide range of both imperial and metric composite cylinders to choose from, we can offer a completely configurable and repairable product to meet all of your motion control needs.

  • Inch series – 1/2”, 3/4", 1-1/8”, 1-3/8”, 1-5/8” and 2” bore, round and square body styles with strokes lengths up to 4”.
  • Metric series – 8mm, 12mm, 20mm, 25mm and 40mm bore, rectangle style body with strokes up to 100mm
  • Magnetic pistons available
  • Standard, Half-Husky and Full Husky duty types available
  • Same envelope dimensions and mounting as the standard Inch and Metric series
  • Operating pressure:
- 125 psi for 1/2", 8mm and 12mm bores
- 150 psi for 3/4”– 2” and 20mm – 40mm bores
  • Dow 33 lubricant
  • Standard mounting options as Inch and Metric Series Cylinders
  • Custom options available
  • Fully repairable composite cylinders
  • FDA approved composite cylinders


  • ‚Äč316 Stainless steel piston rods
  • Ethylene Propylene seals
  • Hydex 4101 white body material