About us Ultramation – Manufacturer of the Original Linear Thruster

Ultramation was established in 1968 by William C. Sandlin, the inventor of the Linear Thruster.  The company continues to build and supply the highest quality Linear Thrusters on the market today to a wide range of global clients.   Ultramation is a family run business located in Waco, Texas.

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Ultramation Linear Thrusters

Available in:

  • Two Shaft
  • Four Shaft
  • Moveable Housing
  • Special Configurations*
    *Contact customer service for more information

Options include:

  • Bores from 9/16” to 4”
  • Position Sensors
  • Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
  • External Urethane Bumpers

Experience enables us to provideBuild-to-Order Linear Thrusters

  • Wide range of standard sizes available for prompt shipping
  • Select your bore size
  • Select your cylinder
  • Select options
    *Special sizes may take longer