Custom Hydraulic Cylinders

Aggressive Hydraulics manufactures industry-leading hydraulic cylinder products.
Innovative Engineering Solutions

Innovative Engineering Solutions

Our engineering team combines decades of experience with computer-aided technology. These allow us to deliver the precise hydraulic cylinder solution to fit your requirements.

Performance That Lasts

Performance That Lasts

Businesses around the world rely on our purpose-built solutions. Our products are engineered and manufactured to deliver in the demanding rigors of real world applications.

Quality Proved Through Precision

Quality Proved Through Precision

Precision is essential in hydraulic cylinder manufacturing. From prototype to production run we manufacture to your exact specifications.

Typical Design Features of Welded Cylinders

Common cylinder components are features are shown; many options and specials designs are offered to meet the application requirements

Base Mount

Base Mount

  • Either welded to end cap or integral with end cap
  • Precise machining of pin bore and mount width to ensure fit to machine mount points
  • Bushing or bearings available to increase durability

Common Base Mounts

Clevis
Clevis
Clevis - Threaded
Clevis – Threaded
Cross Tube
Cross Tube
Drill Thru Base Mount
Drill Thru Base Mount
Flange
Flange
Foot (Heavy-Duty)
Foot (Heavy-Duty)
Foot (Light-Duty)
Foot (Light-Duty)
Lug
Lug
Spherical Base End
Spherical Base End
Threaded Base End (Female)
Threaded Base End (Female)
Threaded Base End (Male)
Threaded Base End (Male)
Trunnion
Trunnion

Internally Threaded Head Gland

Internally Threaded Head Gland

  • High strength ductile iron
  • Holds seals, wiper, and bearings
  • Cylinder is fully serviceable by unthreading the head gland with a spanner wrench
  • Radial screw resists head from unthreading during operation

Piston

Piston

  • High Strength Ductile Iron
  • Standard bi-directional piston seal and wear bearings
  • Retained with nylon inserted lock nut

Rod

Rod

  • Chrome Plated High Strength Steel
  • Designed to withstand maximum tensile and buckling loads for the application

Rod Mount

Rod Mount

  • Typically welded for robustness
  • Threaded options are available for serviceability or length adjustment
  • Bushing or bearings available to increase durability

Common Rod Mounts

Clevis
Clevis
Clevis - Threaded
Clevis – Threaded
Cross Tube
Cross Tube
Drill Thru Rod End
Drill Thru Rod End
Flange
Flange
Lug
Lug
Spherical Rod End
Spherical Rod End
Threaded Rod End (Female)
Threaded Rod End (Female)
Threaded Rod End (Male)
Threaded Rod End (Male)

Tube/Barrel

Tube/Barrel

  • Tough carbon steel
  • Standard 3:1 design safety factor for burst based on material strength and maximum application pressure

Welded End Cap

Welded End Cap

Consistent, Reliable Weld Joint created by:

  • J Groove weld preparation
  • High Strength weld wire
  • Certified welders and procedures

Welded Ports for Extend & Retract

Welded Ports for Extend & Retract

  • Size & type can be freely specified regardless of bore size
  • Ports can be located at any position around the tube circumference

Pre-Engineered Hydraulic Cylinders

These cylinders can be configured from six basic styles and built to order based on your bore, rod and stroke requirements.