Episode 3: NFPA Cylinders: What Can They Do For You?

JHFOSTER distributes the Bimba owned TRD NFPA Cylinder. Many people wonder what this cylinder helps achieve when automating their systems. In addition, many people wonder if the cylinder can be used within their industry.

We made a podcast to address these questions on the NFPA cylinder along with more information that may make your cylinder choosing process easier.


  • Repairable
  • Many mounting options
  • Larger bore sizes
  • Longer strokes
  • Cost-friendly
  • Fast lead-time

NFPA Cylinders come in bore sizes such as: 1-1/2″, 2″, 2-1/2″, 3-1/4″, 4″, 5″, 6″, 8″, 10″, and 12″. Models are available in tie-rod, round body, or extruded body designs. In addition, the cylinders are offered in many different mounts. If you have more questions about this cylinder, contact one of our automation specialists now! Bimba TRD also offers a Full Line Catalog for your convenience.

***Due to COVID-19, lead times may vary from those mentioned in the podcast.

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