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Pneumatic Engineering Blog

Airlane was formed to give a world class leading service by people who fully understand pneumatic control systems and the industries in which they are used. Airlane are 100% committed to supplying highly efficient, cost effective automation solutions using leading edge technologies to improve manufacturing output and reduce both cost and environmental legacies. We’ve worked on a number of interesting pneumatic engineering projects over the years to help people save money, reduce downtime and increase production. You can read about our biggest and most interesting ones below.

Product Spotlight: Pneuma-Hydraulic Cylinder

  Compact Pneuma-Hydraulic Cylinder Design PH series cylinder design is based around three co-axial tubes. The outer chamber houses the pneumatic cylinder, which provides the operating force. The central chamber houses the hydraulic piston, which enables stop/start...

Product Spotlight: CKD Power Arm PAW Series

  The CKD Power Arm The CKD Power Arm PAW Series is a global model that has a high safety design and conforms to European safety standard CE marking (shaft body). The allowable moment has been improved by 40% (at Ø100) compared with conventional and has a highly rigid...

Product Spotlight: Water Pumps

Honda WH15 Water Pumps with Carry Handle   4 Bar max pressure 40m max head 370 Lpm max flow Suction up to 8m (after priming) Honda GX120 petrol engine Aluminium body, BUNA seals Baseplate with carry handle 1"1/2 pump ports Handles suspended solids up to 3mm Cast...

Product Spotlight: Yamada Diaphragm Pumps

Diaphragm Pumps from Yamada Yamada Diaphragm Pumps has been a leading producer of industrial equipment since 1905, and of fluid handling products for over 77 years. As a leader in pneumatic pumping technology, Yamada is known in many industries worldwide for its...

Product Spotlight: ATEX Agitator Motors

The eco-Series at a glance... The eco-Series of ATEX agitator motors, with its functional and efficient product portfolio, combined with the development competence of the PTM engineers provide solutions for the most requirements possible, while always keeping pace...

Case Study: Bespoke Y-Piece

Case Study: Bespoke Y-Piece

Bespoke Parts Design Airlane Pneumatics are able to supply a broad range of energy efficient compressed air treatment equipment for all types of Industries, i.e. food, beverage, medical, general manufacturing and engineering, quarrying & mining, agriculture &...

Case Study: Control Panel Build

Case Study: Control Panel Build

Control Panel Design and Build We undertake the design of an Airlane control panel with several conditions in mind. The application environment dictates the enclosure construction and material. We ensure clarity of piping by using different coloured tubing for ease of...

Compressed Air Purification

Compressed Air Purification

Selecting Compressed Air Purification to ISO Quality Standards The International Standard for compressed air purification and quality introduces a simple system of classification for the three main contaminants present in any compressed air system: dirt, oil and...

Why Airlane? How We Came up with Our Brand Name and Logo

Why Airlane? How We Came up with Our Brand Name and Logo

What's in a Name? The Airlane name came about after research into creating a new brand name.  I wanted ‘air’ in the name, that’s what we use, it had to be there.  The ‘lane’ part was originally to do with the company location at the time.  Then, a web search of...