A pneumatic actuator mainly consists of a piston and a cylinder. The larger the size of the piston, the larger the output pressure can be. CBT offers a variety of pneumatic actuators, including tie rod, guided, rotary, rodless, electronic, specialty, grippers, and escapements and accessories. Talk to a CBT pneumatic specialist to find the right actuator for your application.

Airline Equipment

CBT carries all SMC lines of airline equipment, which provides unsurpassed sensing, regulation, and filtration performance for your pneumatic system. With our large range of pneumatic preparation products, we can provide the clean dry air necessary to achieve the peak performance required by your fluid power system. CBT's pneumatic specialists will help you select the right product for your needs.


CBT carries all SMC connector lines, which include inch and metric one-touch fittings, fitting manifolds, and tubing available in multiple colors, sizes, and materials. Talk to your pneumatic specialist today to find the right connector for your application.

Electric Actuators

CBT carries the full line of SMC electronic actuators and accessories. High precision positioning and repeatability define the SMC range of electric actuators. Your CBT pneumatic specialist will help you find the electric actuator that suits your needs.


Accurate positioning of linear and rotary valves can easily be accomplished with the SMC range of actuator positioners, which provide rugged construction, high repeatability, and ATEX compliance as some of their features. Call CBT to find the electronic regulator, pressure switch, vacuum switch, flow switch, and positioner for your application.

Temperature Control

SMC's line of temperature control equipment utilizes best-in-class technologies to accomplish the exact temperature ranges and stability desired by our customers. CBT offers a variety of temperature control equipment, including: compact chillers, high capacity chillers, heat exchangers, precision chillers, chemical chillers, and specialty chillers.


The diverse performance characteristics of SMC vacuum products allow utilization in a wide array of applications from manufacturing, packaging, assembly, to material handling. CBT distributes a wide variety of these products including suction cups, vacuum ejectors, vacuum filters, vacuum regulators, non-contact pads, and adsorption plates. Talk to a CBT pneumatics specialist today to find the best vacuum product for your application.


SMC’s line of valves and manifolds offers industry-leading valve performance advancements, including remarkably high flow capacities from very compact designs, low power consumption, high speed response, long life, built-in surge suppression, and indicator lights. Call on CBT for your valve needs.


Safety is often seen as one of a group of related disciplines: quality, reliability, availability, maintainability, and safety. A safe situation is one where risks of personal injury or property damage are low and manageable. CBT continues to add products to help you realize your facility's safety goals.