Hydraulics & Pneumatics - Hydraulics & Pneumatics is the leading international technical resource for fluid power http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rss.xml en Keep Cleaned Hose and Tube Assemblies Clean http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/keep-cleaned-hose-and-tube-assemblies-clean <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Ultra Clean </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I know how important it is to make sure any replacement components I install onto a hydraulic system are clean. What are some best practices I should follow?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/keep-cleaned-hose-and-tube-assemblies-clean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/keep-cleaned-hose-and-tube-assemblies-clean#comments Design FAQs Hose & Tubing Fri, 29 May 2015 16:32:00 +0000 32701 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com How to Calculate Allow Loop Gain in Electrohydraulic Servo Systems http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-calculate-allow-loop-gain-electrohydraulic-servo-systems <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Hey, don&#39;t look at me; I&#39;m no expert in this field. But Robert Burton certainly was. He authored countless books and technical paper covering closed-loop control of electrohydraulic systems. He also contributed to <strong><em>Hydraulics &amp; Pneumatics</em></strong>. And even though his works wer published about 20 years ago, he insight into the behavior of loads, hydraulic flow and pressure, and electronic control are just as relevant today.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hitch-post">The Hitch Post</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-calculate-allow-loop-gain-electrohydraulic-servo-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-calculate-allow-loop-gain-electrohydraulic-servo-systems#comments Controls & Instrumentation The Hitch Post Fri, 29 May 2015 13:31:00 +0000 32721 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com HAWE Creates New Service Division http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-creates-new-service-division <div class="node-body article-body"><p>During its North American Partner Meeting last month, HAWE Hydraulics North America, Charlotte, N. C., announced the launch of a new division: HAWE Service Solutions (HSS). This year&rsquo;s meeting took place in Vancouver, BC and connected HAWE&rsquo;s North American distributors with HAWE employees from Germany and the US. For years this annual meeting has served as a conduit to discuss new products and the overall direction of the company as a whole.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-creates-new-service-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-creates-new-service-division#comments News Thu, 28 May 2015 13:39:00 +0000 32691 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Videos Give Tips on Clutch and Brake Installation http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/videos-give-tips-clutch-and-brake-installation <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Ogura Industrial Corp., manufacturer of electromagnetic clutches and brakes since 1983, has ventured into the cyberspace world of videos. Instructional videos from its YouTube channel address installation techniques, important tips, and basic specifications for its products.</p> <p>The video below describes the installation process of Ogura&rsquo;s 8000 Series of mobile clutches for high-torque hydraulic pump applications. Suited for pot haulers and winches on the back of fishing boats, the clutches work with&nbsp;<span data-scayt-word="torques">torques</span>&nbsp;ranging between 200 and 1500 lb-ft.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/fluid-power-talk">Fluid Power Talk</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/videos-give-tips-clutch-and-brake-installation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/videos-give-tips-clutch-and-brake-installation#comments Other Components Fluid Power Talk Wed, 27 May 2015 19:32:00 +0000 32681 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Fluid Power Associates Becomes Atos North America http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fluid-power-associates-becomes-atos-north-america <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Atos SpA, Sesto Calende, Italy, announced today that it has acquired full ownership of Fluid Power Associates, Inc., an import, distribution, and repair center for electrohydraulic components in which Atos held a minority stake.&nbsp; The name of the newly restructured company is Atos North America.&nbsp; The purchase will allow the Italian hydraulics manufacturer to better operate in the North American market by providing a larger local stock, enhanced technical support, and better customer service.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fluid-power-associates-becomes-atos-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fluid-power-associates-becomes-atos-north-america#comments News Tue, 26 May 2015 13:48:00 +0000 32661 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com How To Cool A Hot Hydraulic System http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-cool-hot-hydraulic-system <div class="node-body blog-body">What are your options when faced with a hydraulic system that is overheating? Assuming the system's cooling circuit is working as it should, i.e. no faults, then my standard answer, and the only correct one, is there are only two possible options...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hydraulics-work">Hydraulics At Work</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-cool-hot-hydraulic-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-cool-hot-hydraulic-system#comments Hydraulics At Work Tue, 26 May 2015 00:42:00 +0000 32651 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com CFC Training Hits 25-year Milestone http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cfc-training-hits-25-year-milestone <div class="node-body article-body"><p>CFC Industrial Training, a division of CFC Solar, Inc. began a year-long celebration of 25 years as a global leader in providing industrial skills training and consulting for companies across the US, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cfc-training-hits-25-year-milestone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cfc-training-hits-25-year-milestone#comments News Thu, 21 May 2015 14:07:00 +0000 32671 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Lumberyard Stacker Cylinder Drops http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops <div class="node-body article-body">A lumber company had an older yard stacker machine that they wanted to put back into service. The problem: The boom lift cylinder would drop when the operator also rotated the forks at the same time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops#comments Forestry & Lumber Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 19 May 2015 14:09:00 +0000 32631 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Bauma 2016 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/bauma-2016 <div class="node-body event-body"><p>Quite simply, Bauma is the largest trade show in the world. Held every three years, the last edition, held in 2013, covered more than 1/2 million square meters of exhibit space and drew 535,065 visitors from more than 200 countries. More than 3,400 exhibitors represented 57 countries. Baum 2016 is scheduled for April 11 to 17, 2016 in Munich.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Messegelände</span> <span class="locality">Muenchen</span> <span class="postal-code">81823 </span> <div class="country-name">Germany</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=%2C+81823+%2C+Muenchen%2C+de">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Bauma 2016, the 31st edition of the world&rsquo;s leading trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines, construction vehicles and construction equipment, will take place&nbsp; April&nbsp;11 to 17, 2016 in Munich, Germany. The last bauma, held in 2013, broke all previous records, attracted 3,421 exhibitors from 57 countries, 535,065 visitors from more than 200 countries, and encompassed 575,000 m<sup>2</sup> of exhibition space.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2015/02/bauma.png" style="width: 200px; height: 293px; float: left; margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" title="Bauma's familiar yellow B has been kept and expanded to visualize the four sections at bauma: All Around Construction Sites; Mining, Extraction, and Processing of Raw Materials; Production of Building Materials; and Component and Service Suppliers." />Always striving to maintain its status as the best place to glimpse the future of the industry, bauma now has a new subtitle: &quot;31st Edition of the World&rsquo;s Leading Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Construction Equipment.&quot; Bauma also has a new claim: &quot;The heartbeat of our industry,&quot; which emphasizes the role of bauma as a key industry platform and a pacemaker for innovations because exhibitors time their development cycles to coincide with this showcase. Bauma 2016 will also be sporting a new key visual.</p> <p><em><a href="http://www.engineeringtv.com/video/bauma-The-Movie" target="_blank"><strong>Click here</strong></a> to watch a fast-paced video previewing bauma 2016.</em></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/bauma-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/bauma-2016#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 12:59:00 +0000 32621 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com <p>Bauma is the world&#39;s largest trade fair for the building industry. The trade fair, which was established in 1954, presents a comprehensive international product range in the area of construction machinery, construction equipment and vehicles and mining machines. Bauma is a hub for international business and an important venue for gathering information and establishing contacts, where building and construction experts from all over the world can inform themselves about state-of-the-art technology.</p> How To Connect A Forced Air Heat Exchanger http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-connect-forced-air-heat-exchanger <div class="node-body blog-body">A connection issue for forced air heat exchangers, which requires attention during initial installation, relates to whether it is single or double pass. These days, many exchanger cores are designed so that during manufacture, they can be configured as either single or double pass.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hydraulics-work">Hydraulics At Work</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-connect-forced-air-heat-exchanger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/how-connect-forced-air-heat-exchanger#comments Hydraulics At Work Tue, 19 May 2015 00:38:00 +0000 32611 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Has the Next Generation Arrived? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/has-next-generation-arrived <div class="node-body article-body">Aside from a big jump from analog to digital control, electronics in fluid power has gone through evolutionary changes. Components with Bluetooth and similar wireless communication have only recently been introduced to the fluid power market, though.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/has-next-generation-arrived" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/has-next-generation-arrived#comments Controls & Instrumentation Mon, 18 May 2015 21:17:00 +0000 32601 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Piston Seals Do Their Job http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/seals/piston-seals-do-their-job <div class="node-body article-body">Series 714 double-acting piston seals from Hallite Seals America feature reinforced, heat-stabilized, thermoplastic sealing faces, equipped with a step-cut joint to allow easy passage over ports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/seals/piston-seals-do-their-job" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/seals/piston-seals-do-their-job#comments Seals Mon, 18 May 2015 20:48:00 +0000 32591 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com LVDTs Have High Accuracy, Resist Radiation http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/lvdts-have-high-accuracy-resist-radiation <div class="node-body article-body">Alliance Sensor Group's LA-21-A series of ac linear variable differential transformers (LVDTs), featuring five full ranges from 3 in. to 15 in., suits applications such as stamping or drawing press-die openings and processing valve controls.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/lvdts-have-high-accuracy-resist-radiation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/lvdts-have-high-accuracy-resist-radiation#comments Other Components Mon, 18 May 2015 19:56:00 +0000 32581 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Hoses Suit Low-Temp Apps http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/hydraulic-hoses-suit-low-temp-apps <div class="node-body article-body">Piranhaflex PFLT364 hydraulic hoses from Kuriyama of America, suitable for use in medium-presusre hydraulic lines, operate over a temperature range of -65˚F to 200˚F.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/hydraulic-hoses-suit-low-temp-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hose-tubing/hydraulic-hoses-suit-low-temp-apps#comments Hose & Tubing Mon, 18 May 2015 19:17:00 +0000 32571 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pressure Regulators Come in Two Versions http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pressure-regulators-come-two-versions <div class="node-body article-body">The MAR-1 Series of miniature pressure regulators,available in relieving or non-relieving versions, handle flows to 5 scfm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pressure-regulators-come-two-versions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pressure-regulators-come-two-versions#comments Controls & Instrumentation Fri, 15 May 2015 20:50:00 +0000 32561 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Matthew Schell Appointed President of Differential Pressure Plus Inc. http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/matthew-schell-appointed-president-differential-pressure-plus-inc <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Matthew Schell is taking over for Joe Gordon as President at Differential Pressure Plus, a manufacturing company of indicators and gauges for filtration systems and liquid level monitoring. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/matthew-schell-appointed-president-differential-pressure-plus-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/matthew-schell-appointed-president-differential-pressure-plus-inc#comments Hydraulic Filters Fri, 15 May 2015 20:11:00 +0000 32551 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Paul Cooke Appointed President and CEO of Bosch Rexroth U.S. http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/paul-cooke-appointed-president-and-ceo-bosch-rexroth-us <div class="node-body article-body">Paul Cooke will take over as Regional President Americas, and President and CEO of Bosch Rexroth Corp. U.S., effective July 1, 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/paul-cooke-appointed-president-and-ceo-bosch-rexroth-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/paul-cooke-appointed-president-and-ceo-bosch-rexroth-us#comments Controls & Instrumentation Fri, 15 May 2015 19:52:00 +0000 32541 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Smart Actuation of Pumps and Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/smart-actuation-pumps-and-valves <div class="node-body article-body">New actuation technology holds promise to do away with the need for pilot circuits for valves in mobile hydraulic systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/smart-actuation-pumps-and-valves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/smart-actuation-pumps-and-valves#comments Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Fri, 15 May 2015 19:02:00 +0000 32511 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Like Magnets on Steroids http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/magnets-steroids <div class="node-body article-body">This hydraulic filtration technology combining magnets and specially formed steel plates collects sub-micron and larger-sized contaminants from hydraulic fluid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/magnets-steroids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/magnets-steroids#comments Hydraulic Filters Fri, 15 May 2015 18:20:00 +0000 32481 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com IFPE 2017 & ConExpo/ConAgg http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/ifpe-2017-conexpoconagg <div class="node-body event-body"><p>IFPE is held every three years in conjunction with ConExpo/ConAgg and is the leading conference and trade show for fluid power in North America.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Las Vegas Convention </span> <div class="street-address"> 3150 Paradise Rd. </div> <span class="locality">Las Vegas</span>, <span class="region">NV</span> <span class="postal-code">89109</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="36.132541">36° 7' 57.1476" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-115.155330">115° 9' 19.188" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=36.132541+-115.155330+%283150+Paradise+Rd.%2C+Las+Vegas%2C+NV%2C+89109%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>IFPE is the leading international exposition and technical conference dedicated to the integration of fluid power with other technologies for power transmission and motion control. No other event in North America brings this many sectors of the fluid power, power transmission and motion control industries together in one place.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/ifpe-2017-conexpoconagg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/ifpe-2017-conexpoconagg#comments 36.132541 -115.155330 Fri, 15 May 2015 17:50:00 +0000 32521 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com <p>Every three years the fluid-power community convenes in Las Vegas for the IFPE show, conference and related events. IFPE 2017 &mdash; International Exposition for Power Transmission is set to be the largest yet. The exposition and technical conference highlights fluid power, power transmission, and motion control&nbsp; and will be held March 7 to 11, 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas. There isn&rsquo;t another show in North America that brings together so many sectors of the fluid power industry.</p> <p>Education is a key component of IFPE and this year there&rsquo;s a lot on offer. More than 100 educational sessions will be held at the IFPE Technical Conference, with topics ranging from new technologies, best practices, and the latest in research and development.</p> <p>IFPE 2017 will be filled with educational opportunities. These education events provided crucial information on new fluid power, power transmission and motion control technologies to engineers and others involved in the design and manufacturing process.</p> Fluid Power Innovation and Research Conference (FPIRC) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fluid-power-innovation-and-research-conference-fpirc <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago</span> <div class="street-address"> 221 North Columbus Dr. </div> <span class="locality">Chicago</span>, <span class="region">IL</span> <span class="postal-code">60601</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="41.886537">41° 53' 11.5332" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-87.620167">87° 37' 12.6012" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=41.886537+-87.620167+%28221+North+Columbus+Dr.%2C+Chicago%2C+IL%2C+60601%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>FPIRC is the premier conference for fluid power industry and academic research in North America. It connects industry to university resources and talent through technical sessions, networking opportunities, laboratory tours, and panel discussions on the technologies and workforce skills needed to continue growing the fluid power industry.&nbsp;The conference&nbsp; is being held in conjunction with the&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://www.asmeconferences.org/FPMC2015/" target="_blank">Bath/ASME Symposium on Fluid Power</a></strong>, October 11-14 in Bath, England.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fluid-power-innovation-and-research-conference-fpirc#comments 41.886537 -87.620167 Fri, 15 May 2015 17:09:00 +0000 32471 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Strength in Numbers http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers <div class="field-byline"> Marty Worth, Whayne Supply Co. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Four years of field use and analysis of vehicle maintenance histories reveal that the addition of high-strength magnets to hydraulic filtration systems can reduce service expenses up to 80%. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four years of field use and analysis of vehicle maintenance histories reveal that the addition of high-strength magnets to hydraulic filtration systems can reduce service expenses up to 80%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers#comments Hydraulic Filters Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 15 May 2015 16:26:00 +0000 32451 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pack EXPO 2015 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pack-expo-2015 <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Las Vegas Convention Center </span> <div class="street-address"> 3150 Paradise Rd. </div> <span class="locality">Las Vegas</span>, <span class="region">NV</span> <span class="postal-code"> 89109</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="36.132541">36° 7' 57.1476" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-115.155330">115° 9' 19.188" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=36.132541+-115.155330+%283150+Paradise+Rd.%2C+Las+Vegas%2C+NV%2C++89109%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 20px;">The exhibit features&nbsp;innovations &nbsp;in the processing and packaging industry. Interactive venues include&nbsp;industry-specific lounges, resource centers and an&nbsp;Innovation Stage, where educational sessions are presented throughout the day.</span></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pack-expo-2015#comments 36.132541 -115.155330 Fri, 15 May 2015 15:29:00 +0000 32441 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com 2015 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/2015-industry-economic-outlook-conference <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">The Westin Chicago North Shore</span> <div class="street-address"> 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue </div> <span class="locality">Wheeling</span>, <span class="region">IL</span> <span class="postal-code">60090</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="42.150531">42° 9' 1.9116" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-87.911581">87° 54' 41.6916" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=42.150531+-87.911581+%28601+N.+Milwaukee+Avenue%2C+Wheeling%2C+IL%2C+60090%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>All fluid power enthusiasts, members and non-members of&nbsp;the NFPA&nbsp;alike,&nbsp;are invited to attend the&nbsp;2015 Industry &amp; Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC). Industry leaders will be there to speak about&nbsp;economics, market forecasts,&nbsp;technology breakthroughs,and emerging trends.&nbsp;</p> <p>On another note,&nbsp;the&nbsp;<a href="http://nfpahub.com/events/conferences/the-ieoc/suite-deal/" target="_blank">&ldquo;Suite Deal&rdquo;</a>&nbsp;Drawing offers a chance to win an&nbsp;upgraded suite&nbsp;to those who&nbsp;register and book&nbsp;hotel&nbsp;reservations&nbsp;at the Westin&nbsp;by&nbsp;June 17th.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/2015-industry-economic-outlook-conference#comments 42.150531 -87.911581 Thu, 14 May 2015 21:01:00 +0000 32401 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Making Air-Tight Connections http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/making-air-tight-connections <div class="field-deck"> Today’s pneumatic fittings are designed to attach quickly, operate leak-free, and work for years. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s pneumatic fittings are designed to attach quickly, operate leak-free, and work for years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/making-air-tight-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/making-air-tight-connections#comments Fittings & Couplings Thu, 14 May 2015 20:37:00 +0000 32411 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com WasteExpo Unveils Latest Waste-Removal Trends http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends <div class="field-deck"> Exhibitors and industry experts will discuss evolving green technology to improve overall efficiency. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Exhibitors and industry experts will discuss evolving green technology to improve overall efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends#comments Other Technologies Waste Management Thu, 14 May 2015 20:11:00 +0000 32291 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com WasteExpo Unveils Latest Waste-Removal Trends (.PDF Download) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/datasheet/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends-pdf-download <div class="node-body datasheet-body"><p>Hundreds of manufacturers, industry leaders, and business owners looking for solutions to process or recycle waste will attend WasteExpo 2015, which takes place June 1 to 4. It provides updates on evolving green and efficient technologies...</p> <p><strong>Register or sign in below to download the full article in .PDF format, including high resolution graphics and schematics when applicable.</strong></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Gold Thu, 14 May 2015 20:06:00 +0000 32371 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Power Sources, Part 2 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-power-sources-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> The analogous nature of hydraulic systems and their electrical counterparts can be compared and contrasted by examining motors and power conversion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The analogous nature of hydraulic systems and their electrical counterparts can be compared and contrasted by examining motors and power conversion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-power-sources-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-power-sources-part-2#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 14 May 2015 19:45:00 +0000 32381 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Compressed Air Vehicle Appears on “Shark Tank” TV Show http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/compressed-air-vehicle-appears-shark-tank-tv-show <div class="field-deck"> The AIRpod has been fighting its way to the market for the past couple of decades. Its recent appearance on Shark Tank sparks curiosity about its progress. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Zero Pollution Motors, LLC appeared on reality TV show, Shark Tank to pitch AIRpod vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/compressed-air-vehicle-appears-shark-tank-tv-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/compressed-air-vehicle-appears-shark-tank-tv-show#comments Air Compressors News Thu, 14 May 2015 15:46:00 +0000 32361 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics Becomes Art http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/hydraulics-becomes-art <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I&#39;ve never been to Rotterdam, Netherlands, and I probably never will. But if, like me, you&#39;re a hydraulics person, the spotlights at Schouwburgplein<b> </b>are a must see in Rotterdam.</p> <p>Never heard of Schouwburgplein?<a href="/community/are-cylinders-becoming-cool-architectural-elements"> Click here</a> to read an editorial I wrote several years ago describing an artsy exhibit that relies on hydraulics.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hitch-post">The Hitch Post</a></li> </ul></div> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/hydraulics-becomes-art#comments Community The Hitch Post Thu, 14 May 2015 03:02:00 +0000 32351 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com