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09 February 21
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How Airpot Measures Friction in their Airpel Plus Air Cylinders

We at Airpot make three different low friction air cylinder lines under the Airpel name. Many customers have asked us how we measure the friction in these cylinders. Today, we’re going to explain how friction is measured in our Airpel Plus air cylinders. The Airpel (or standard Airpel) is a low friction air cylinder available […]



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Airpot
05 February 21
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Piston Leak and Dimensional Stability

One of the ways our air cylinders have such low friction is that the Airpot (and Airpel) pistons are fit to the cylinder with clearance and therefore, there are no true seals. However, this means that whenever there is a pressure difference that there will be a non-zero flow of the fluid from the high […]

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