When it comes to repairing blacktop, Bettis Asphalt & Construction is confident in the environmental finesse of its heating-and-milling machines. Unlike heavy trucks used in conventional overlays, the machines recycle 100% of the asphalt. But the company couldn’t help but notice the impact of the high-temperature milling process on its hydraulic motors and gearboxes....More
BVA Hydraulic’s Built-to-Last catalog contains more than 70 pages of information describing hydraulic cylinders, power units, pumps, tools, and other components with working pressures up to 10,000 psi....More
Interface Devices’ line of air-driven liquid pumps are durable, compact and energy efficient. The E, H & P Series features a low-maintenance plug-and-play design with...
Russell W Henke, P. E., a true driving force in establishing the Fluid Power Institute at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE), died November 2, 2015 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease....More
Automation Direct's Nitra brand pneumatic cylinders now include 145-psi G-Series double-acting cylinders, lending themselves for use in packaging, food processing, and other high-speed machinery....More
Changing the enormous tires on massive earthmoving vehicles is no easy trick. Tires on rims may weigh as much as 33,000 lb., which requires heavy lifting capacity combined with precise control. Servicing one machine with conventional tire-handling equipment can take up three maintenance bays, owing to its bulk....More