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New Rexroth Hydraulic Tie Rod Cylinder Catalog available for download, provides detailed tech info

New Rexroth Hydraulic Tie Rod Cylinder Catalog available for download, provides detailed tech info

Updated catalog offers complete listing of Rexroth NFPA industrial hydraulic tie rod cylinders.

256-page catalog features comprehensive technical data on Rexroth tie rod cylinders for industrial applications.

Bosch Rexroth’s new Hydraulic Tie Rod Cylinder Catalog, RA17000/02.2013, provides comprehensive technical information on the company’s CDT, CST and CGT series of National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) style hydraulic tie rod cylinders, with data on selection criteria and features, product specifications, mounting options, spare parts, service and repair, ordering information, and more.

The 256-page catalog is available as a free PDF download from the company’s industrial hydraulic cylinders web page at .

The new catalog, which replaces the previous Rexroth NFPA hydraulic cylinders catalog, RA17000/05.2012, includes a complete up-to-date listing of Rexroth CDT1 and CGT1 medium-duty cylinders; CDT3, CGT3 and CST3 “Z” series of metric ISO cylinders; CDT4, CGT4, and CST4 heavy-duty linear position cylinders; and CDT4 large-bore cylinders, up to 12 inches bore size. All of these products with the exception of the metric ISO cylinders are manufactured at Bosch Rexroth’s recently expanded hydraulics manufacturing facility in Bethlehem, PA.

Rexroth’s Hydraulic Tie Rod Cylinder Catalog includes extensive technical data on all three CDT, CST and CGT series of tie rod cylinders, which are designed to offer long-lasting reliability for a full range of industrial uses, including iron and steel manufacturing, foundry machinery, machine tool and automotive operations, presses, plastics machinery, material handling, wood and paper production civil engineering systems, and more.

The company’s hydraulic tie rod cylinders are engineered with many key features, such as:

  • A one-piece extra-long removable rod bearing made of ductile iron, offering extended service life compared to bronze.
  • Advanced wear-resistant sealing systems provide increased performance and less downtime.
  • Precise centering of the the tube from the head to the end cap, to eliminate seal extrusion and tube seal leakage.
  • Added strength and corrosion resistance with high-tensile steel tie rods with rolled threads.

Select Rexroth CDT1 and CDT4 cylinders listed in the catalog are also available to ship within five business days of order receipt, through the Bosch Rexroth GoTo Focused Delivery program.

For more information, and to download a free catalog, visit .

About Bosch Rexroth:

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, Factory Automation, and Renewable Energies to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, pneumatics, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source. With locations in over 80 countries, more than 37,500 associates generated sales revenue of approximately 6.5 billion euros ($8.4 billion) in 2012. To learn more please visit

About Bosch:

In the U.S., Canada and Mexico, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets automotive original equipment and aftermarket solutions, industrial drives and control technology, power tools, security and communication systems, packaging technology, thermotechnology, household appliances, solar energy, healthcare telemedicine and software solutions. Having established a regional presence in 1906, Bosch employs nearly 24,600 associates in more than 100 locations, with consolidated sales of $10.6 billion in fiscal year 2012. For more information, please visit , and .

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. In fiscal 2012, its roughly 306,000 associates generated sales of $67.5 billion. Since the beginning of 2013, its operations have been divided into four business sectors: Automotive Technology, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 360 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 50 countries. If its sales and service partners are included, then Bosch is represented in roughly 150 countries. This worldwide development, manufacturing, and sales network is the foundation for further growth. Bosch spent some $6.1 billion for research and development in 2012, and applied for nearly 4,800 patents worldwide. The Bosch Group’s products and services are designed to fascinate, and to improve the quality of life by providing solutions which are both innovative and beneficial. In this way, the company offers technology worldwide that is “Invented for life.” Additional information is available online at and


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