PA3 Pick & Place Actuator

PA3 pick place actuator
PA3 Single Rack Pick & Place Actuator


The PA3 pick & place actuator features a rotary section similar to our A3 Rotary Actuator coupled with a linear cylinder to produce independently controlled linear and rotary motion of the rod. With standard linear strokes up to 12 inches, optional rod ends, and tie rod construction, the PA3 is dependable and capable of handling large loads in any desired sequence.


  • Bore Size = 1 3/8"
  • Standard Rotations = 15 Angles from 30 to 730 degrees
  • Shaft Sizes = Standard: 1.000" dia., Options: None
  • Torque at 80 psi = 104 in-lbs. @ extended, 144 in-lbs. @ retracted
  • Linear Force at 80 psi = Extended: 118 lbs., Retract: 56 lbs.
  • Port Size = 1/4 NPT
  • Available Options:
    • Adjustable Rotation
    • Cushions
    • Flow Controls
    • Washdown Protection
    • Mount Plates
    • Magnetic Switches (Installed & Tested Prior To Shipping)
    • Bumpers
    • Hydraulic Service Seals
    • Fluorocarbon Seals
    • Fluorocarbon Hydraulic Service Seals

See the PA3 Pick & Place Actuator Part Number page for detailed configuration and option information.

For double the output torque and half the lash, consider our PA32 Pick & Place Actuator. Stepping rotary section also possible1.

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  • Independently-controlled combined rotary and linear motion
  • Extremely configurable to fit your specific needs
  • Available also with stepping rotary section1
  • Various rotation angles and rotary options like our A3
  • Optional magnetic switches for linear section also
  • Select between standard or keyed, 1" diameter rod ends
  • Optional 'B' rod end (keyed) compatible with SMA-10 adapter

1Not shown on this page, contact factory for more information.

Use our online configurator for the PA3 actuator.

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