Special Applications – HYC

HYC, Hygienic Design Cylinder, ISO Type

HYC, Hygienic Design Cylinder, ISO Type

Production and packaging applications involving food and beverages often need specialized equipment to meet the strict hygiene standards required in these industry sectors.  SMC, the world leader in pneumatic technology, has developed the HY series to meet these requirements.  All the models in the HY series are particularly suitable for application in the "non-food" or "splash" zones of a production line.  Their high quality construction and optional food grease ensure an increased service life.  The HYC hygienic ISO series is available with a rail mounted auto switch, which is fully adjustable along the stroke length, providing improved cleaning benefits.

  • Hygienic design cylinder
  • ISO/VDMA conforming
  • Bor sizes (mm): 32, 40, 50, 63
  • Strokes up to 600mm depending on bore size
  • New lubricating construction significantly improves water resistance
  • Auto switch capable

HY, Accessory, Mounting Brackets

HY, Accessory, Mounting Brackets

Production and packaging applications involving food and beverages often need specialized equipment to meet the strict hygiene standards required in these industry sectors.  SMC, the world leader in pneumatic technology, has developed the HY series to meet these requirements.  All the models in the HY series are particularly suitable for application in the "non-food" or "splash" zones of a production line.  Their high quality construction and optional food grease ensure an increased service life.  The HYC hygienic ISO series is available with a rail mounted auto switch, which is fully adjustable along the stroke length, providing improved cleaning benefits.

  • Accessory: Mounting Brackets
  • Types: C (Single Clevis), D (Double Clevis), E (Clevis Pin), F (Flange), L (Foot)
  • Applicable Bore Sizes: 32mm, 40mm, 50mm, 63mm