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Light-weight exhaust silencers

ASN line of exhaust silencers features a compact plastic body with thread sizes from M5 to 1/2 in NPT or BSPT, and is best used in tight spaces with modern valve designs. Polyethylene element with open surface area allows high flow. Offers...
Jul. 14, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/FluidPowerAcces/Article/False/9785/TechZone-FluidPowerAcces
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Protect your hose assemblies

Between flexing, pinching, bending, stretching, rubbing, and twisting, the average hose can quickly see its lifespan decrease. What can a designer do to minimize these destructive forces...
Jul. 14, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/HydraulicHoseTu/Article/False/9783/TechZone-HydraulicHoseTu
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The Logicial Choice For Factory Automation

This press features features a pneumatic control that requires the operator keep both hands on pushbuttons — safe and out of harm's way. Implementing this and safety practices has helped contribute to more than a 90%...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/9775/TechZone-Cylinders
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DIY drive and control

Easy programming of software makes sophisticated electronic drive less intimidating...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/Agricultural/Article/False/9776/IndZone-Agricultural
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The sky is falling!

The need for reasonable warnings...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/FluidPowerAcces/Article/False/9781/TechZone-FluidPowerAcces
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Making Pneumatics Efficient: Is It Leakage or Consumption?

The amount of air lost from leaving a system pressurized to atmosphere can be staggering...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/PneumaticValves/Article/False/9774/TechZone-PneumaticValves
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Controlling pressure with or without through-flow

Figure 1. With no through-flow, there is one pure integrator in the loop, making it a Type 1 control system Figure 2. This simplified schematic shows the through-flow path as the dashed line through the load. An analytical...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/HydraulicValves/Article/False/9780/TechZone-HydraulicValves
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8 things your father never told you about contamination

Understanding how clean your fluid is — and how to keep it that way — makes a huge difference in extending the lifetime of your components...
Jul. 13, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/HydraulicFilter/Article/False/9773/TechZone-HydraulicFilter
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Hose/Tube Assembly Improves Design Three Ways

Problem — A manufacturer of high-performance stump cutters and other site-preparation equipment designed a prototype unit but was concerned that three separate hose assemblies connecting the hydraulic attachments to the cab body had too much slack and could become dislod...
Jul. 7, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/hosetube-assembly-improves-design-three-ways
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Use Vacuum With Discretion

System design parameters can have a profound effect on productivity...
Jun. 27, 2005 | http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/Packaging/Article/False/9699/IndZone-Packaging
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