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SMC NCA1 Series Aluminum Air Cylinder, Tie-Rod, Double Acting, Basic Style Mounting, Switch Ready, Cushioned

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Product Specifications
Item Shape
Tie-Rod
Seal Material Type
NBR
Cushion Material Type
Air
Switch Type
Switch Ready
Material Type
Aluminum
Construction Type
Single Rod
Brand Name
SMC
Maximum Temperature
60  Degrees Celsius
Manufacturer Series Number
NCA1
Upper Temperature Range
140  Degrees Fahrenheit
Actuator Material Type
Carbon
Mounting Type
Basic Style
Maximum Working Pressure
250  PSI
System of Measurement
Inch
LowerTemperature Range
41  Degrees Fahrenheit

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4" 2" 1" 1-1/8" 1/2" NPT 1 NCDA1B400-0200 B005JGQB8A 1 $169.66 Buy Options
1-1/2" 6" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B150-0600 B005JGQ8QA 1 $109.15 Buy Options
2" 3" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B200-0300 B005JGQ91O 1 $89.00 Buy Options
1-1/2" 1" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B150-0100 B005JGQ8AQ 1 $101.40 Buy Options
2" 4" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B200-0400 B005JGQ9B4 1 $91.38 Buy Options
3-1/4" 12" 5/8" 3/4" 1/2" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-1200 B005JGQAM2 1 $120.40 Buy Options
2-1/2" 2" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-0200 B005JGQ9RS 1 $94.48 Buy Options
1-1/2" 4" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B150-0400 B005JGQ8LK 1 $83.09 Buy Options
2-1/2" 5" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-0500 B005JGQA5E 1 $126.81 Buy Options
2" 2" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B200-0200 B005JGQ8U6 1 $86.62 Buy Options
2-1/2" 10" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-1000 B005JGQAHM 5 $115.22 Buy Options
2" 8" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B200-0800 B005JGQ9NC 1 $100.90 Buy Options
3-1/4" 4" 1" 1-1/8" 1/2" NPT 1 NCDA1B325-0400 B005JGQAPY 6 $159.38 Buy Options
1-1/2" 2" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B150-0200 B005JGQ8GU 2 $78.75 Buy Options
2-1/2" 6" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-0600 B005JGQACC 8 $104.85 Buy Options
2-1/2" 4" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B250-0400 B005JGQ9YG 1 $99.66 Buy Options
2" 6" 5/8" 3/4" 3/8" NPT 1 NCDA1B200-0600 B005JGQ9IW 4 $96.14 Buy Options
3-1/4" 12" 1" 1-1/8" 1/2" NPT 1 NCDA1B325-1200 B005JGQAVI 1 $186.24 Buy Options

Key Features

  • Double-acting air (pneumatic) cylinder with two air ports for pushing and pulling the piston rod in both directions
  • Tie-rod body with single piston rod and four exterior rods to secure end caps on cylinder barrel
  • Anodized aluminum body for resistance to corrosion and tarnishing with a carbon-steel piston rod for strength and durability
  • Basic-style mounting with rod jam nut for use with added brackets (sold separately)
  • Switch ready with magnet sensor installed for connecting to electrical circuits for automation

Product Description

This SMC double-acting NCA1 Series air cylinder has a tie-rod body, basic-style mounting, and comes "switch ready" for connecting to mechanical proximity and limit switches for precise timing in automated applications. The air cylinder (also called a pneumatic cylinder) has an anodized aluminum body to help resist corrosion and tarnishing, and it comes with a single piston rod made of carbon steel for strength and durability. The double-acting air cylinder uses airflow through two air ports on opposite ends of the cylinder barrel to push out and retract the piston rod to produce continued movement. The air cylinder’s tie-rod body design uses four exterior rods to hold the end caps securely on the cylinder barrel. Air cushioning is standard to this series to absorb kinetic energy and to dampen the sound of the piston striking the air cylinder’s end caps. Nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) seals that contain air help protect the barrel and piston rod. This air cylinder is "switch ready" with a magnet sensor installed for connecting to electrical circuits for pneumatic automation. The air cylinder has basic-style mounting and includes a rod jam nut to hold added brackets (sold separately) in place for rigid surface installation. The maximum pressure of the pneumatic cylinder is 250 pounds per square inch (psi), and it has a temperature range of 40 to 140 degrees F. The tie-rod air cylinder's square head meets ANSI (NFPA) T3.6.6 Re-1996 mounting standards for quality assurance. This non-repairable air cylinder is suitable for medium-duty clamping, pressing, and lifting applications.

Pneumatic actuators fall into two classes: linear and rotary. Linear actuators move objects in straight lines, while rotary actuators turn objects, or rotate them in varying directions. Air cylinders (also called pneumatic cylinders), the most common type of linear actuators, use pressurized air to pull and push piston rods in and out of cylinder barrels. This motion moves mechanisms connected to the rods, or (for detached items) directs or blocks travel using rod-attached plates. Air cylinders execute pushing, pulling, lifting, lowering, pressing, and stopping functions, and they come in several different body types, including round, compact, tie-rod, guided, slide, and clamp. Pneumatic cylinders can be either single acting, with one compressed air port to push the rod in a single direction and a spring to return the rod, or double acting, with two compressed air ports on opposite ends of the cylinder to both extend and retract the rod. For quieter piston operation, air cylinders can come with cushioning in one or both ends of their barrels. Several mounting styles are available both for attaching the air cylinder ends to moving components in a pneumatic system and for mounting to rigid surfaces. Air cylinders are used in industrialized automation tasks in automotive, food processing, material handling, and robotics applications, among others.

SMC Corporation manufactures actuators, valves, airline equipment, connector fittings, electrical products, vacuum products, dryers, temperature control chillers, and accessories. SMC Corporation of America is headquartered in Noblesville, IN, and meets International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9000:2000 standards.

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