Technologies http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en Pneumatic Brakes Rival Hydraulics http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/pneumatic-brakes-rival-hydraulics <div class="field-deck"> An intensifier supplies a pneumatic brake with high pressure, boosting power density to that of its hydraulic counterparts. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An intensifier supplies a pneumatic brake with high pressure, boosting power density to that of its hydraulic counterparts. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/pneumatic-brakes-rival-hydraulics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-components/pneumatic-brakes-rival-hydraulics#comments Other Technologies Other Components Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:40:00 +0000 41461 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Drill Rig’s Top Drive Drops Uncontrollably http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-drill-rig-s-top-drive-drops-uncontrollably <div class="node-body article-body">When a drill-rig operator started the unit and commanded the top drive head to be lowered, it dropped uncontrollably, damaging the drill bit or buckling the drill string. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-drill-rig-s-top-drive-drops-uncontrollably" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-drill-rig-s-top-drive-drops-uncontrollably#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:44:00 +0000 41441 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Motores Hidráulicos Levantan Compuertas en Represa Mexicana http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/motores-hidr-ulicos-levantan-compuertas-en-represa-mexicana <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="rtejustify"><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2016/10/11/uploads/2017/01/three-men.jpg" target="_self"><img alt="" src="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2016/10/11/uploads/2017/01/three-men.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 391px; margin: 10px;" title="Figura 1: Empleados de Bosch Rexroth (de izquierda a derecha) Manuel Schuhmann, Martín Gómez y Abraham Huerta parados frente a las compuertas modernizadas para mostrar la escala." /></a></p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/motores-hidr-ulicos-levantan-compuertas-en-represa-mexicana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/motores-hidr-ulicos-levantan-compuertas-en-represa-mexicana#comments Other Industries Hydraulic Pumps & Motors H&amp;P en tu idioma! Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:00:00 +0000 41431 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Transmission Comparisons, Part 2 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> From the point of view of hydrostatic transmission, pumps and motors are essentially the same machine. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">From the point of view of hydrostatic transmission, pumps and motors are essentially the same machine.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-2#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:18:00 +0000 41381 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com An Alternative to Displacement Controls http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls <div class="field-byline"> James D. Van de Ven, University of Minnesota </div> <div class="field-deck"> Variable-displacement pumps have emerged as an energy-efficient means of matching hydraulic power transmission to a varying load. The latest method under evaluation is to use alternating-current hydraulics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Variable-displacement pumps have emerged as an energy-efficient means of matching hydraulic power transmission to a varying load. The latest method under evaluation is to use alternating-current hydraulics. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:13:00 +0000 41351 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com When a Sight Glass Isn’t Just a Sight Glass http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass <div class="node-body article-body">Des-Case Corp., Goodletsville, Tenn., does the sight glass one better with its redesigned oil sight glass (OSG).</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass#comments Controls & Instrumentation Wed, 28 Dec 2016 20:55:00 +0000 41311 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com IFPS Summarizes Fluid Power Safety Guidelines http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/ifps-summarizes-fluid-power-safety-guidelines <div class="field-deck"> “Practice makes perfect” doesn’t apply to safety. You should always practice safety when working on or near hydraulic and pneumatic systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Practice makes perfect” doesn’t apply to safety. You should always practice safety when working on or near hydraulic and pneumatic systems.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/ifps-summarizes-fluid-power-safety-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/ifps-summarizes-fluid-power-safety-guidelines#comments Maintenance Fri, 16 Dec 2016 21:02:00 +0000 41241 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com In the Driver’s Seat http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">All the shows we cover deal with fluid power in some size, shape, or form. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat#comments Construction Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Waste Management News The Hitch Post Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:05:00 +0000 41201 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Motors Give Mexican Dam a Big Lift http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-motors-give-mexican-dam-big-lift <div class="field-deck"> Electromechanical drives on spillway gates at Mexico’s Malpaso Dam needed to be replaced. Low-speed, high-torque hydraulic motors proved not only to be the best solution, but also serve as a blueprint for the future retrofitting of dams. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electromechanical drives on spillway gates at Mexico’s Malpaso Dam needed to be replaced. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-motors-give-mexican-dam-big-lift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-motors-give-mexican-dam-big-lift#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:42:00 +0000 41221 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electrical Analogies: Transmission Comparisons, Part 1 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electrical-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> The hydrostatic transmission and Ward Leonard generator-motor drive are so perfectly analogous to one another that they must be included in any complete review of analogies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The hydrostatic transmission and Ward Leonard generator-motor drive are so perfectly analogous to one another that they must be included in any complete review of analogies.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electrical-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electrical-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-1#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 15 Dec 2016 19:38:00 +0000 41151 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com