American Cylinder Co., Inc.
481 Governors Highway
Peotone, Illinois 60468
ISO 9001
With Design Certification
Certificate Number 04.050.0
(708) 258-3935
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Mounting Accessories



The appropriate mounting of a cylinder can help maximize cylinder life expectancy. American Cylinder's line of mounting accessories is specifically designed to be compatible with American Cylinder products. Most accessories are zinc plated cold rolled steel, however several accessories are available in stainless steel for use on the Corrosion Resistant product line. Each accessory comes with the necessary hardware for accessory mounting.

Flange Bracket

Foot Bracket

Flange brackets are cast aluminum alloy and designed for use on the front mounting threads of American Cylinder's Hard Coated Aluminum Body cylinders. One mounting nut comes with each flange bracket ordered. Foot brackets designed for use on the cylinder's mounting threads are made from zinc plated cold rolled steel. One mounting nut comes with each foot bracket ordered. Stainless steel foot brackets are available for use on certain cylinder models.

Mounting Nut

Rod Clevis

Mounting nuts are made from zinc plated cold rolled steel and available for cylinder models with mounting threads. Stainless steel mounting nuts are available for use on certain cylinder models. Rod clevis for use on the cylinder's rod threads are made from zinc plated cold rolled steel. Each rod clevis comes with one rod nut, clevis pin and cotter pin. Stainless steel rod clevises, nuts and pins are available for use on certain cylinder models.

Pivot Bracket

Pivot Bracket - Style I

One piece cast aluminum alloy bracket for use on American Cylinder's Hard Coated Aluminum Body cylinders except 2-1/2'' bore. Each pivot bracket comes with a pivot pin and a cotter pin. Style I pivot brackets are designed for use on American Cylinder's Stainless Steel cylinder line for universal mount cylinders having stationary pivot pins. Style I pivot brackets come with a right and left side bracket made of zinc plated cold rolled steel.

Pivot Bracket - Style II

Pivot Bracket - Style III

Style II pivot brackets are designed for use on American Cylinder's Stainless Steel cylinder models that have pivot bushings and 2-1/2'' bore Aluminum cylinders. Style II brackets come with a right and left side bracket made of zinc plated cold rolled steel, a pivot pin and cotter pin. Style II brackets are also available in stainless steel for select cylinder models. Style III pivot brackets are a one piece bracket available on some bore sizes for cylinder models that have pivot bushings. Style III brackets come with a pivot pin and cotter pin.


Trunnion Brackets

Trunnion brackets are designed for use on American Cylinder’s Stainless Steel Series Cylinder and Magnetic Field Cylinder lines for both block front and block rear trunnion mount cylinder models. Trunnion brackets come with both a right side and a left side and are made of zinc plated cold rolled steel.