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FM with Rod Lock Now Offers Proximity Switch

Bimba | TRD Series Flush (FM) with Rod Lock Now Offers Proximity Switch

Issued by: Kyle Hopper,, Product Marketing Manager

March 4, 2016


Due to popular request, TRD has incorporated a Proximity Switch in their lock to ensure complete unlocking of the clamp when the Option P is selected.


  • Can be combined with all TRD Pneumatic Rod Locks
  • Highly visible LED indicator lights
  • Stainless steel housing
  • IP68 level of protection
  • Maintains 2-3 day delivery schedule


  • Seal washer prevents contaminants from entering the lock
  • Great instrument for sequencing multiple operations
  • Allows for visual determination of the "safe mode"
  • High quality and long-life product to complement TRD cylinders


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