100% Employee Owned, Founded 1954


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Clippard is a third-generation family-owned and operated company that has been in business for over 75 years. Their motto, handed down from their founder Leonard Clippard, is “Quality People, Quality Products.” This is the company culture, and they believe that this attitude extends outward from their employees to their customers, distributors, suppliers and community.

They manufacture miniature pneumatic products to help provide creative solutions in the following markets: aerospace, analytical, animatronics, automation, automotive, dental, electronics, food & beverage, machinery, medical, packaging, pharmaceutical, printing, process, and textile.

Cross Company is proud to be a Clippard distributor in the US. For more information about Clippard products and solutions for your operation, contact a Cross team member today!

Featured Products

At Cross, our team works with a number of providers such as Clippard to offer an industry leading variety of products and solutions. This ensures you have the options you need working with one vendor, Cross.

Keep your project simplified, yet find the best solutions from the best providers. Take a look at the featured products we have available with Clippard and contact a Cross team member to learn about the full availability of products with Cross.

Product Range

Clippard’s standard product offerings include:


  • Directional Control Valves
  • Proportional Valves
  • Air Pilot Valves
  • Control Valves
  • Cylinders
  • Air prep equipment
  • Fitting and tubing

Valve Types:

  • Clippard Invented and patented spider valves
  • Diaphragm Valves
  • Ceramic Valves
  • Needle Valves
  • Pinch Valves
  • Plunger Valves

Product Customization

Of Clippard’s many strengths in the fluid control world, our favorite is their flexibility and willingness to customize a product or provide value add services. Some key customization options include:

Existing Product Customization:

    • Inlet or outlet thread size/type
    • Operating or input voltage
    • Extended pressure ranges
    • Customer specified wiring configuration
    • and/or custom wiring harness
    • Different tubing type support
    • Manifold and seal material
    • Mounting configuration

New Product Customization:

  • Custom acrylic pneumatic circuits
  • Custom manifold design and assembly
  • Cleanroom assembly
  • Component kitting
  • Specialized testing
  • KanBan services
  • Custom or private labeling (this includes laser etching)

Latest Resources, News and Events

Clippard Resource Air-logic systems have been around for a very long time, and still play an important role in many of today’s pneumatic-control systems.  A few of these application examples are Two-Hand- Anti-Tie-Down circuits, Binary Redirect (or Flip-Flop) circuits, Oscillator (or Auto-Cycling) Cylinder circuits, Single Input (Open-Close) Clamp Control circuits,…


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