Parker Hannifin Corporation introduced their C05 and C05S Short Stroke Pneumatic Cylinder Series. They feature compact, short stroke cylinders in single- and double-acting versions, suited for clamping and locking operations in a variety of industrial markets. Stainless steel piston rods are standard for corrosion resistance. The double-acting C05 pneumatic cylinder is available in 12, 20, 32, 50 and 63 bore sizes with strokes up to 25 mm. The single-acting C05S cylinder is available in 8,12, 20, 32, 50 and 63 bore sizes with strokes up to 10 mm. Maximum working pressure is 10 bar/145 PSI and the units provide thrust forces of up to 3000N for both the single- and double-acting versions. Construction of the cylinders feature a black anodized aluminum cylinder housing and brass front end cover for all models except the single-action 050-63 model, which has a black anodized aluminum cover. Piston rods feature internal threads and are stainless steel, and pistons are aluminum or stainless steel, depending upon the model type. The units also feature nitrile/NBR seals. C05 and C05S pneumatic cylinders operate at temperatures between -20°C to +70°C (-4°F to +158° F).