MP-Series Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders

Bulletin MPAI MP-Series™ Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders are compact, lightweight, high force actuators that serve as a cost-effective alternative to hydraulic solutions. Our ready-to-install electric cylinders are energy efficient and help provide machine flexibility, including precise, multi-point positioning.

MP-Series Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders
  • Overview
  • Product Selection
  • Specifications
  • Software
  • Documentation
  • Resources
  • Applications

Features

  • Fully assembled and ready to mount
  • Operates without externally mounted limit or home switches
  • No pipes, valves, air or oil supply required
  • Flexible control (unlike fluid power cylinders)
  • Food-grade option
    • Durable two-part white epoxy coating and corrosion resistant stainless fasteners
    • Stroke lengths up to 450mm, speeds as fast as 550mm/sec, and positioning repeatability of ±0.02mm
    • Stainless-steel piston rod actuators with Viton® seals
  • Full setup and programming support in RSLogix™ 5000 (version 20 or earlier) and UltraWARE software
  • Easy sizing and operating life estimates using Motion Analyzer software
  • 3D solid model files are available to simplify mechanical and electrical design
  • Available with or without 24V DC holding brakes

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Specifications

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Kinetix Linear Motion Specifications Technical DataKNX-TD002

Certifications

CE Marked for all applicable directives

Certifications apply when product is marked. See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Software

Use RSLogix 5000 programming software from Rockwell Software® to program your MP-Series™ Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders to extend and retract with precise positioning, velocity, or force.

Use Motion Analyzer software from Allen-Bradley® to size and to estimate the operating-life of your MP-Series Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders.

Learn More

Additional software products are available from Rockwell Software.

Documentation

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Integrated Architecture BrochureIA-BR005
MP-Series and TL-Series Electric Cylinders Product ProfileMOTION-PP004
Kinetix Motion Control Selection GuideKNX-SG001
Kinetix Linear Motion Specifications Technical DataKNX-TD002
MP-Series Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders Installation InstructionsMPAI-IN001
MP-Series Electric Cylinders Installation InstructionsMPAR-IN001
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Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Configuration & Selection Tools

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  • ProposalWorks — Build complete quotes and proposals.

Other Resources

  • Knowledgebase — Visit our online resource for technical information, support chat and forums, software updates, and product safety advisories/notices.

Applications

Typical applications for our MP-Series™ Heavy Duty Electric Cylinders include:

  • Material handling
  • Volumetric filling and process control
  • Fabrication
  • Push, pull, eject, press, or clamp parts
  • Packaging
  • Electronic assembly
  • Insertion systems
  • Inspection and test equipment

Motion Control Case Studies — View our case studies site to discover how customers have applied Allen-Bradley Motion Control products in their applications.