When caring for patients, ease of operation and installation, along with consistent, dependable performance are critical.

Power-Packer’s self-contained MK5 hydraulic actuator is a reliable, cost-effective solution for a wide range of patient handling and lifting devices. Its smart, intuitive design combines a pump, cylinder, valves and reservoir into one compact, maintenance-free unit, giving you years of trouble-free operation and trusted performance. Every MK5 hydraulic actuator includes an installed pressure relief and flow control valve to ensure smooth descent independent from the patient weight.

  • Zero-maintenance design
  • Easy to install
  • Compact self-contained design
  • Quiet and smooth performance
  • Reliable load-holding capability
  • Simple installation and operation
  • No external source of power required
  • Fully manual/foot operation
  • Manual override, hand release option
  • Reduces overall equipment maintenance and cost-of-ownership for end-users

MK5 applications include: Hospital beds, home care beds, patient lifting devices, examination couches, physiotherapy tables, chairs and other unique applications.

MK5 specifications

  • Stroke lengths: multiple possibilities between 3.1” and 15. 7”
  • Maximum dynamic push force: Up to 2,248 lbs.
  • Descent control: flow control valve
  • Pressure relief valve: installed
  • Single acting cylinder
  • Optional: Holes on the pedal shaft, mounting brackets,
    suction tube, different actuator colors, TÜV certified

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to determine the best medical actuator for your unique needs.


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