Self-contained linear actuator for patient handling applications consists of a pump, reservoir, cylinder, and valve with no external fittings. Features include load-holding capability, hand or foot operation, structural rigidity, and a wide range of strokes. Ease of installation and no maintenance target the actuator for patient lifting devices, stretchers, chairs, and multipurpose tables.
POWER-PACKER, 13000 W. Silver Spring Dr., Butler, WI 53007, FAX (414) 783-3793.
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