The tailgate air cylinder is designed to allow remote cab opening and closing of the tailgate locking mechanism on a dump body.
Replaces: MGM R5A
- 303 service stainless steel cylinder shafts provide excellent corrosion resistance and extended cycle life, 5/8"-18 thread .
- Lightweight, corrosion resistant aluminum cylinder tube with die cast aluminum end caps.
- Rear clevis cast as integral part of the rear cover for improved durability and mounting integrity.
- Double acting, Emralon-coated piston cup assures smooth long lasting operation even in cold weather conditions (to - 40°)
- Front end cap assembly includes pressure seal, dirt seal and oil impregnated bronze bushing
- All cylinders are factory pressure and leak tested prior to shipping
Air Cylinder Specifications
- Diameter: 6"
- Stroke: 4.38"
- Retracted Length: 18.62"
- Extended Length: 23"
- Thrust @ 100 psi: 1417 lbs.
- Draw @ 100 psi: 1400 lbs.
- Cylinder Type: Spring Return
VelVac part # 100613