TRD manufactures cylinders that are renowned for their durability, high-quality construction and long-lasting performance. TRD maintains an industry leading delivery schedule--standard delivery in 2-3 days. Every cylinder is proudly made-to-order in the USA with the highest quality components, and all product lines have a wide variety of options and modifications available.

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New MH Series - Medium Pressure Hydraulics

TRD Manufacturing Introduces the MH Series and TAS Cylinders for Superior Performance in Demanding Applications

Machesney Park, IL  – TRD Manufacturing, a Bimba Company, announced the introduction of the new MH Series and TAS Series Cylinders designed to deliver more reliability in heavy-duty industrial operations.

The MH Series are medium pressure hydraulic cylinders rated for 675 to 1500 psi (depending on bore size). The TAS Series Steel Pneumatic Cylinders are rated for 250 psi air and 400 psi hydraulic (with TH option). Both models are available in bore sizes 1.50”, 2”, 2.50”, 3.25”, 4”, 5”, 6” and 8”.

Standard features include a heavy-duty rod wiper, seals, wear band, chrome plated I.D. tube and more. Rod locks, stop tubes, center supports, stainless steel piston rods and high impact pistons are also available as performance options. Accessories include clevis, pins, mounts and alignment couplers, with up to a 5” thread size.

All requests are made-to-order, with standard and custom options available. Cylinders ship in two to three days, with most requests answered the day they are received.

For detailed performance, selection, and ordering information, consult the TRD MH-TAS Series catalog on, call 815.654.7775 or email

About TRD Manufacturing:

TRD Manufacturing combines 28 years of precision machining and engineering with an unmatched selection of options and modifications to deliver the highest quality customizable NFPA cylinders on the market. TRD is also well-known for industry leading published delivery schedules—which do not vary no matter what the market conditions are. For more information, visit

About Bimba:

Bimba Manufacturing is a forward-thinking innovator of actuation technology, specializing in providing cutting-edge solutions to engineering challenges. Its capabilities include an extensive line of industry-leading air cylinders, rotary actuators, linear thrusters, rodless cylinders, flow controls and position-sensing cylinders. In addition to its broad line of standard catalog products, nearly half of the company’s business consists of custom and semi-custom products designed for specific customers and applications. These products, used in machinery and automation, are sold to original equipment manufacturers and end-users throughout the world in an expanding variety of industries. For more information, visit