Year: 2021


Here at API Pneumatic UK, we’re proud to call ourselves one of the elite few valve suppliers that provide heavy-duty, stainless steel valves. Manufactured from the highest grade AISI 316L stainless steel, our stainless... Read more


Pneumatic cylinders, or pneumatic actuators, provide linear or rotary motion and force to automated systems, processes and machines. Compressed air is forced into the cylinder to move a piston that is attached to a mecha... Read more

Serving American businesses with FDA compliant stainless steel

If you’re a manufacturer or pneumatics distributor based in the United States and are looking for high-quality FDA stainless steel pneumatic cylinders, API UK has what you need. Our 316 stainless steel cylinders offer ... Read more

Why stainless steel might be better suited to your application

If you're in the market for pneumatic instrumentation, you might find that stainless steel cylinders and valves are better suited to your application. This is especially true for food and beverage manufacturers that requ... Read more

Understanding the main valve types available from API Pneumatics UK

API Pneumatic UK is one of the most innovative valve manufacturers in the UK. We offer a wide range of industrial and process control valves in lightweight aluminium, durable brass and corrosion-resistant stainless steel... Read more

Pneumatics reseller looking for new products? Look no further!

The work of a pneumatic distributor is never done. You're always on the lookout for the next best product line to add value to your customers. If it's performance, reliability, quality and cost-savings you're looking for... Read more

How smart pneumatics bring greater efficiency and productivity

In the current fourth industrial revolution, data is powering next-level productivity gains. In the second of our deep-dive articles on the future of pneumatics, API UK explores how smart pneumatics can bring about great... Read more

The future of pneumatics

Ask any pneumatics manufacturer what the future of pneumatics will be and they will tell you the same thing right now: smart pneumatics. Pneumatic cylinders and various other pneumatic components are being made more inte... Read more

The basic principles of pneumatic control panels

A pneumatic control panel is a one-stop-shop installation for the control of cylinders and pneumatic actuators. Incorporating all the pneumatic and electronic components you need for the specific performance parameters o... Read more

Single or double-acting pneumatic cylinders: which do you need and why?

Pneumatic cylinders offer a cost-effective and maintenance-free solution for generating force and motion to power a wide range of automation applications. There are two main types: single-acting cylinders, which feature ... Read more

How pneumatic cylinders can improve your efficiencies

Pneumatic cylinders are the simple, unflashy workhorses of modern manufacturing. But don’t let their relative simplicity fool you, these integral components provide huge bang for your buck if you need an efficient, aff... Read more

The A-Z of API Pneumatic valves

If you need new pneumatic valves, make API pneumatic UK your first port of call. With an extensive selection of pneumatic valves, from ancillary valves to solenoid valves, API Pneumatic UK is your one-stop shop for all y... Read more