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Pneumatic Muscles, or Air Muscles are simple, cheap and extremely powerful. Applications range from machinery, robotics to wearables. Air muscles hav...
Cut the silicon tube to your desired length.Cut the braided sleeve to the same length minus 1/2 inch.Burn the ends of the braided sleeve with a lighte...
Slide the braided sleeve and tube through the hex nut Place the tube support inside the silicon tube Screw the hex nut into the fitting tightly
Place the braided sleeve and silicon tube through the long nutPlace a tube support inside the silicon tubeScrew the tube fitting adapter into the long...
Place the 5/32" tubing into the push-to-connect adapterPump air in.
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