Bimba
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Bimba, is a forward-thinking innovator, providing industry-leading pneumatic, hydraulic, electric, and vacuum motion solutions.

Together with Bimba, EFP is able to supply our customers with an extensive line of standard products including cylinders, linear actuators, rodless actuators, rotary actuators, in-line and manifold valves, manual valves, and more.

Unique application? No problem. Bimba develops many custom and semi-custom products designed for specific customers and applications. Complex mounting, electric actuation, custom branding, and difficult mechanical requirements are common for Bimba. Specials are encouraged!  

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.

EFP serves industrial customers in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana.

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Bimba Product Categories Include:
Actuators

Round Line

The original round body cylinder that can be used in a wide variety of industries and applications.

Rotary

Rotational motion solutions for commercial and industrial applications.

Compact

Space-saving cylinders for use in applications with limited area.

NFPA

Heavy-duty, repairable cylinders that meet NFPA standards.

Guided Thrusters

For use in non-rotating applications where side or movement loading may be present.

Position Control

Continuous position sensing and control for measurement and positioning applications.)

Accessories

Product accessories including switches, fittings, brackets, nuts, shock absorbers, and more

Rodless

Linear motion within half the length of rod-style actuators.)

Valves

Solenoid Operated

Direct acting, aingle/double Solenoid and Latching models available from 12 to 220 VDC.

Specialty Application Valves

Designed for various applications, including mobile equipment and safety.

Air Pilot Operated

2, 3 and 4-Way valves with port sizes from 10-32 (F) up to 1/2 NPT.

Pinch Valves

Designed for larger flow volume bio-processing and industrial applications

Manually / Mechanically Operated

Toggle, push-button, lever, foot, hand, and cam types available.

Flow Control Valves

Flow controls offer metered flow in one direction, free flow in the opposite direction. 

Accessories

Valve accessories including manifolds, brackets, silencers, breathers, and more.

Grippers & Clamps 

Angular Grippers

Angular grippers provide an economical solution for most simple material transfer applications.

Hot Metal Gripper (BPGS)

BPGS Hot Metal options provides a versatile yet rugged gripping solution for high temperature applications.

Pneumatic Gripper System (BPGS)

Pneumatic Gripper System (BPGS)

Parallel Grippers with Roller Bearings Series

Parallel grippers allow for the holding of an object which will be manipulated.

Filters

General purpose particulate/water filters.

Lubricators

Introduces an adjustable level of oil mist into pneumatic systems.

Regulators

Pressure reducing valves.

Combination F/R Units

Integrated design combines filter and regulator into one component.

Assembled Combinations

Filter, regulator, and lubricator that comes pre-assembled.

Air Prep/FRLs

PG Series

Lubricators

Introduces an adjustable level of oil mist into pneumatic systems.

Filters

General purpose particulate/water filters.

Regulators

Pressure reducing valves.

Combination R/F Units

Pressure reducing valves.

Assembled Combinations

Pressure reducing valves.

Accessories

Pressure reducing valves.

MG Series

Filters

General purpose particulate/water filters.

Lubricators

Introduces an adjustable level of oil mist into pneumatic systems.

Regulators

Pressure reducing valves.

Combination F/R Units

Integrated design combines filter and regulator into one component.

Assembled Combinations

Filter, regulator, and lubricator that comes pre-assembled.

Accessories

Includes mounting hardware, pressure gauges, shut-off valves, soft start valves and more.)

MGA Series

Fittings & Tubing 

Thread to Barb Fittings

Straight Connectors, Elbows & Tees to connect components in any fluid control system.

Threaded Fittings

Adapters, Bulkheads, Couplings, Crosses, Elbows, Plugs, Bushings, & Tees.

Barb to Barb Fittings

Easily connect tubing runs with barbed Bulkhead, Cross, Elbow, or Tee configurations.)

Composite Push to Connect Fittings

Quickly connect or disconnect tubing with Push-in Straight Connectors, Elbows, Tees, or Union Y.

Metal Push to Connect Fittings

Quickly connect/disconnect tubing with Metal Push-in Straight Connectors, Elbows, Tees, or Union Y.

Conversions Push to Connect Fittings

Quickly connect/disconnect tubing with Metal Push-in Straight Connectors, Elbows, Tees, or Union Y.

Polyurethane Tubing

A variety of sizes to connect components throughout a fluid control system.

Stainless Steel Fittings

Straight Connectors, Elbows, Tees, Couplings, and Bulkheads suitable for corrosive environments.

Accessories

Tubing accessories cutters, quick disconnects, etc.

Polyurethane Coils Tubing

Single & twin coils are resistant to abrasion, overstretching, and kink damage.

Multi-Bore Polyurethane Tubing

Twin/Triple/Quad tube extruded as one piece; ideal for applications w/severe flexing.

Multi-Color Ribbon Polyurethane Tubing

Great for identification, tracing, or trouble shooting within a system.

Air Driven Vacuum Pumps, Cups, & Control 

Venturi cartridges

Venturi pumps

Cups and fittings

Switches and sensors

Variable flow pumps

Air amplifiers

Material conveying

End-of-arm tooling 

Accessories

Pressure Amplifiers (Air/Gas/Liquid)

Adjustable Air Amplifiers

CDF pumps generate high vacuum flow & high exhaust flow using a small amount of compressed air.)

Position Control

Continuous position sensing and control for measurement and positioning applications.

Servo & Stepper Actuators 

Electric Actuators

Rod Style

Electric actuators that provide precision positioning with programmable control.

Production Presses

These presses provide complete control over speed, pressing force & home position.

Guided Thrusters

For use in non-rotating applications where side or moment loading may be present.

Accessories

Product accessories including switches, fittings, brackets, nuts, shock absorbers, and more.

Rodless

Precise position control for applications requiring high load carrying capabilities.

Rack & Pinion

Robust design for applications requiring high speeds and medium loads.

Linear Robots

Unique single belt transport system provides complex coordinated motion.

Motion & Control 

Servo Motors

Servo motors are available and are designed to work optimally with Bimba.

Stepper Motors

Stepper Motors are available for use with our electric actuators.)

Drives & Controllers

Motor drive/controllers are compatible with all Bimba products.

Power Supply

For use with all Bimba DC stepper drive/controllers.

End of Stroke Switches 

Band Mount Switches CS-6100 series, heavy duty MRS® band switch, high illumination mounting band (USB), high illumination [for Bimba cylinders](MSS/R10), solid state (HSC/HSK)

Track Mounted Switches 5mm square (UBR, UBSC), CS-7500 series, EdgeSwitch™ (MD, MH), heavy duty MRS® track switch, MCS1 reed switches, MDS1 solid state switches, mini 4mm round - C-slot (MR/MS/MSC/MSK), solid state (HC/HK), solid state (SW).

Cylinders & Accessories

Low Pressure

Actuators for applications requiring supply pressures up to 500 PSI.

Medium Pressure

Actuators for applications requiring supply pressures up to 1500 PSI.

High Pressure

Actuators for applications requiring supply pressures up to 3000 PSI.

Accessories

Continuous position sensing and control for measurement and positioning applications.