single acting

single acting

[′siŋ·gəl ′akt·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
Acting in one direction only, as a single-acting plunger, or a single-acting engine (admitting the working fluid on one side of the piston only).
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Limited Tenders are invited for 100 ton low profile single acting spring return jack
Products available in the range include; NAMUR Solenoid Valves, Double Acting and Single Acting Actuators, Nickel plated and Stainless Steel ball valves.
The single acting, spring-return rack and pinion actuator, model number GSR-2-490-110F/CX, will operate a 16-inch, ANSI Class 900 ball valve installed on the 11-km export pipeline from the Seth Platform.
4 configurations as single acting extension models with identical metric sizes, threads, mounts, and strokes as the Airpel- AB.
Mortimer, 38, who stars alongside actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Ben Kingsley in the new flick 'Shutter Island', says she has never had a single acting lesson in her life.
will retrofit their Power bender and install 40 new CML Single Acting lockups for a web reduction to 44 inches.
The single acting (air to spring) M79PSN pneumatic actuator can produce up to 15,660 inch pounds of output torque based on an 80 psi air supply.
Equipped with a single acting intensifier pump that amplifies the hydraulic pressure at the turn of a knob, the M-110EH-30 is able to drive the product stream through the interaction chamber.
The systems are single acting with a spring return, a feature that simplifies connection requirements, increases reliability, and makes the system very compact.
Designed as single acting with a spring return, the systems are intended to simplify connection requirements and increase reliability.
The vehicle is supported by a load cylinder, which itself is supported by another single acting cylinder (the wheel cylinder).

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