About Us

Impulse Automation Ltd was established as H. Kuhnke Ltd  in 1960 as part of the worldwide Kuhnke group of companies. Since 2013 Kuhnke is part of the Kendrion Group. Today as Kendrion Kuhnke Automation GmbH they manufacture electronics, solenoid and pneumatic products at their own factories in Germany and Romania. Kuhnke brand relays were sold to Song Chuan Precision Company Ltd in China in 2005, where production of this product continues.


Ellis Kuhnke Controls was started in New Jersey in 1964 by G Corson Ellis as a partnership with Helmut Kuhnke from Germany. The company now manufactures a line of pneumatic timers, counters, indicators, sub-assemblies for respiratory equipment, as well as distributing the Kendrion Kuhnke line of products, Impulse Automation Pneumatic products and BSG Solutions Valves and Cylinders which is the former Kuhnke line that they have produced for many years. We offer solutions for the industrial and medical industry and have extensive knowledge of pneumatic systems.