Cylinder Division

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Cylinder Division

Parker's Cylinder Division designs and manufactures the largest selection of actuation in North America. Cylinder Division offers a full range of standard NFPA hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, mobile, compact and telescopic cylinders, helical rotary actuators, tilting couplers and custom cylinders, for customer design flexibility to meet or exceed their application requirements in uptime, ease of service and standardization in components for lower owning cost. In addition, our 3-Day Cylinder Shipping Program minimizes your downtime by delivering your cylinder as quickly as possible.  Cylinder Division has over 100 years of cylinder experience and has built this history through a heritage of innovation and strong acquisitions. Partner with Parker today. 

2D / 3D Configured Cylinder CAD Drawings

Find quick links to our configured CAD drawings for hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders and access the 3D Cylinder configurator tools. 

Cylinder Central Website

The new Cylinder Central website is a centralized repository for key documents and sales support tools for customers looking to specify, buy or support a Parker Cylinder.

Helac Hydraulic Rotary Actuators

Helac actuators are designed to replace multiple components and function as a rotating device, mounting bracket and bearing, all-in-one.


The new hybrid design solution leverages electromechanical concepts but with a hydraulic actuator, which delivers three times more power density then electric cylinders. The HAS 500 offers energy efficiency, plug and play simplification and maintenance free operations for 10,000 hours or more. 

GEN II Heavy Duty Hydraulic Tie Rod Cylinders

Parker heavy duty hydraulic tie rod cylinders offer the highest initial quality, best in class delivery, optimized performance, extended service life, longer intervals between maintenance and improved serviceability.

Technical Services

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Cylinder Division Blogs

Parker Cylinder Division offers a wealth of information about cylinder performance, specifications, and applications. Read and share our latest blog posts and subscribe today!

January 23, 2022
Autonomous Laser-Based Weed Machine Benefits from Steering Actuators

March 1, 2021
Truck Actuator Extend Nozzle Reach Into Dangerous

January 6, 2021
Helical Rotary Actuator on Mining Rock Drilling Machine Helps Reliability

November 30, 2020
Solution for Capturing Maximum Solar Energy Includes Helical Actuator

July 21, 2020
Top Three Reasons Cylinders Fail

May 8, 2020
How to Choose the Right Cylinder for the Right Duty

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Cylinder Division Videos

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HAS 500 Hybrid Actuation System Video

Where to Buy Parker Cylinders and Actuators

Need a cylinder or actuator? Parker’s worldwide distribution network makes it convenient to get the products and parts you need, either over the phone or at one of our Parker Stores. Find a local Parker Authorized Distributor.