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Christen Merkle celebrated two anniversaries in 2018


Linear cushioning: Interview with Philipp Santen


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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

Hello Iberia

From the 1st January 2020, we welcome AHP Merkle Ibérica to the our worldwide family.

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»  Local Contact in Spain

The new 4.0 has arrived!

The 4.0 is 670 pages strong, fundamentally revised and it represents the entire AHP Merkle hydraulic cylinder range, including the novelties:

  • Block cylinder with position sensing
  • New generation of magnetic field sensors for block cylinders MBZ 
  • Tie rod cylinder 
  • Locking cylinder
  • ...and more, see » documentation about all improvements

In the chapter „Information from AHP“ we provide you with many helpful tips and tricks in handling hydraulic cylinders. And the best: We make the available to our customers free of charge!

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» PDF-catalogue for download



Tie Rod Cylinders with linear cushioning

Tie Rod Cylinders by AHP Merkle


At last: AHP Merkle has extended its product range, offering with immediate effect also Tie Rod Cylinders. Tie Rod Cylinders by AHP Merkle that impress, as expected, with 100% quality and unique options!

» To find out more

» PDF-catalogue for download

» To configure the cylinder online




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. 

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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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NEW! CAD data

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

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