Der Wimpel

Linear cushioning: Interview with Philipp Santen


AHP Merkle strengthened role as a family enterprise

Katrin Merkle appointed to management – Christen Merkle is the sole shareholder   

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Good standing confirmed

AHP Merkle once again awarded with a certificate of solvency. 

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The family entrepreneur

Christen Merkle has been in charge of AHP Merkle for 25 years.

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We help

The aim of the Renate Merkle Foundation is to provide long term support for people (children, seniors and disabled people) and their families who have hit hard times and to help them to look to the future.

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AHP Merkle GmbH
Nägelseestr. 39
79288 Gottenheim

phone: +49 7665 4208-0
fax: +49 7665 4208-88

More performance. More efficiency. More comfort.

Linear cushioning delivers greater efficiency and improved function to our hydraulic cylinders. For the first time, we are offering adjustment-free damping – this eliminates the possibility of setting errors. For you, this means great user comfort. 

» Get the information now – request PDF-catalogue!



Quick Delivery Program

We have produced today what you need tomorrow. Our most successful cylinders are already in stock and ready for shipment.

» Check the section Quick Delivery Program





Optimize aluminium die casting moulds now

Draw comparisons

Find out how you can save space and weight with aluminum die casting and at the same time reduce maintenance and repair downtimes.


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More compact design yet 1.6 times more power?

The answer can be found in the » Core Pull Unit, which guarantees optimal performance even with piston diameters as small as 32 mm – a space-saving and powerful solution of a core pulling. 

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The 3.0

The advanced 3.0 is available and covers the range and individuality of our hydraulic cylinders.

» Download PDF-Katalog: 3.0 

» Place your order for the 3.0

ahp.cad perfected

» ahp.cad, our comprehensive engineering and design tool offers a new feature! As of now, the tool not only offers the assembly of hydraulic cylinders and import of CAD data, but also the complete documentation in the platform-independent » PDF file format, including 3D representation! Using the mouse, the representation can be rotated in all three dimensions.

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» PDF-Download of 3.0.
Alternatively you can » order your personal copy.


CAD data

Three options are available to download the selected CAD data. Choose for yourself.

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