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What are the advantages of using hydraulic snubbers over mechanical snubbers?

Hydraulic snubbers can be used over longer spans so there is less torque during a process upset. They are not susceptible to dust as mechanical snubbers are. They also have a bit more flexibility in the amount of loads that they can handle.

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Hydraulic Snubber Pre-set to the Midpoint of the Overall Stroke of 6"
 



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