Pneumatic/hydraulic cylinder question

Hello Guys
Can I use a pneumatic cylinder as a hydraulic cylinder, as long as
the pressure rating of the cylinder is not exceeded ? Will the
internal seals hold up to oil ? Thanks... imma
Reply to
Imma Roadrunner
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Hydraulic oil makes excellent paint stripper and your seals may suffer, could you use something less corrosive such as mineral oil/water?
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Robin G Hewitt
Try Water Glycol
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Venom8
But not ethylene glycol, a suspected carcinogen. Propylene glycol is more friendly, but you have to be specific on asking for it, because most "glycol" is still ethylene glycol.
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