The Global Series™ is a great complete to the Original Pancake® air cylinder from Fabco-Air. The Global Series™ is a metric, compact interchangeable air cylinder line that is loaded with features and benefits.
This particular type of pneumatic actuator was designed to satisfy the need for short stroke, low profile, metric body, compact air cylinders that must fit in very small spaces. The Global Series™ air cylinder line is interchangeable with other brands, but unmatched concerning features, options, quality, strength, appearance, and longevity.
Because it is available as a complete metric unit, the Global Series™ is the International choice regarding compact air cylinders.


  • Available in 10 bore sizes: 12mm, 16mm, 20mm, 25mm, 32mm, 40mm, 50mm, 63mm, 80mm, and 100mm
  • Standard stroke lengths from 5mm to 150mm.
  • The Global Series™ is available in an assortment of configurations.
  • Adjustable Stroke Extend
  • Adjustable Stroke Retract
  • Back-to-Back
  • Tandem
  • Double Acting, Non-Rotating
  • Guided (GT Series)
  • Full complement of mounting options.
  • 3 port choices (NPT, BSP Parallel, and BSP Tapered).
  • Standard rod end choices include female with wrench flats or male rod with wrench flats and jam nut.
  • The high quality, compact air cylinder bodies are machined from the highest quality aluminum bar-stock.
  • The air cylinder bodies are hard anodized for superior appearance and corrosion resistance.
  • The oversized, hard chrome plated stainless steel piston rod adds longevity to the cylinder.
  • A non-metallic, composite rod bushing is a standard feature that strengthens one of the primary load bearing points on an air cylinder: the rod bushing.
  • The cylinders are pre-lubed with Magnalube-G® grease.
  • Pressure rated to 150 PSIG for both pneumatic and hydraulic service.
  • Magnetic piston option available for cylinder position sensing.
  • Multitude of standard options available.

Even though the Fabco-Air, Inc., Global Series™ air cylinder line is loaded with a multitude of standard options and features, sometimes the job at hand simply falls outside the standard air cylinder product offering. If you require a tailored or custom air cylinder, please note that Fabco-Air, Inc., is ready, willing, and able to design a specific product to exceed your unique application requirements.