Cylinders & Actuators http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Improving The Reliability of Hydraulic Cylinder Position Sensors http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/improving-reliability-hydraulic-cylinder-position-sensors <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Balluff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today's highly demanding industrial applications for linear position sensors in hydraulic cylinders sometimes exceed the limits of...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/improving-reliability-hydraulic-cylinder-position-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/improving-reliability-hydraulic-cylinder-position-sensors#comments White Papers Cylinders & Actuators Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:57:00 +0000 39361 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Hydraulic System Overheats in Aluminum Recycling Plant http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/troubleshooting-challenge-hydraulic-system-overheats-aluminum-recycling-plant <div class="node-body article-body">An aluminum recycling and smelting plant replaced the pilot valve on its hydraulic feeder unit, and the system began experiencing heat build-up and slow cylinder operation.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/troubleshooting-challenge-hydraulic-system-overheats-aluminum-recycling-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/troubleshooting-challenge-hydraulic-system-overheats-aluminum-recycling-plant#comments Accumulators Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Valves Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:54:00 +0000 39101 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Sensor Choices for Pneumatic Cylinder Positioning http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/sensor-choices-pneumatic-cylinder-positioning <div class="field-byline"> Jack Moermond, Balluff Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pneumatic cylinders carry many advantages in terms of relatively low first cost, application simplicity, and durability...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/sensor-choices-pneumatic-cylinder-positioning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/sensor-choices-pneumatic-cylinder-positioning#comments Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:29:00 +0000 39001 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Ag Apps Are Just the Beginning http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/ag-apps-are-just-beginning <div class="node-body article-body">The PowerMax cylinders developed by Delavan, featuring tie-rod construction, target agricultural as well as other applications.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/ag-apps-are-just-beginning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/ag-apps-are-just-beginning#comments Agricultural Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:46:00 +0000 38671 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Leaking Cylinder Puzzles Expert http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-leaking-cylinder-puzzles-expert <div class="node-body article-body">Can you solve the mystery of this hydraulic repair shop's leaking power steering cylinders?</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-leaking-cylinder-puzzles-expert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-leaking-cylinder-puzzles-expert#comments Cylinders & Actuators Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:09:00 +0000 38611 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Stick-Slip Happens, But How? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/stick-slip-happens-how <div class="field-byline"> Yasunori Wakasawa, Yuhi Ito, and Hideki Yanada </div> <div class="field-deck"> Breakaway friction makes smooth acceleration from rest a challenge with pneumatic cylinders. Developing a mathematical model offers a glimpse into the forces at work and reveals some surprising observations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Breakaway friction makes smooth acceleration from rest a challenge with pneumatic cylinders. Developing a mathematical model offers a glimpse into the forces at work and reveals some surprising observations.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/stick-slip-happens-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/stick-slip-happens-how#comments Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:04:00 +0000 38571 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Advances in Magnetostrictive Technology Make Sensors Ideal for Off-Highway Machines http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by MTS Sensors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Off-highway equipment has seen a significant increase in the need for electrohydraulic automation in mobile equipment, which, in turn, requires reliable...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines#comments Design FAQs Other Technologies Cylinders & Actuators Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:11:00 +0000 38041 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Market Report Explores Hydraulic Cylinder Industry http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/market-report-explores-hydraulic-cylinder-industry <div class="node-body article-body"><p>InterOcean Advisors, Chicago, is an investment bank focused on providing merger and acquisition and capital-raising advisory services to manufacturing companies. InterOcean is committed to the manufacturing industry, with expertise in the capital equipment, flow control, and other sectors.</p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/market-report-explores-hydraulic-cylinder-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/market-report-explores-hydraulic-cylinder-industry#comments Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:54:00 +0000 37981 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pneumatic Ballast Control Keeps Ships Fit for High Seas http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas <div class="node-body article-body">The Marex Valve Control System's pneumatic actuators can be mounted in the ballast tanks and adjusted with no need for electricity, thus offering a lower-cost control approach. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas#comments Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:52:00 +0000 37891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: HPU Is Too Noisy http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-hpu-too-noisy <div class="node-body article-body">Despite the manufacturer's tests to the contrary, hydraulic power units were shipped back because they tested above the 85-dBA noise threshold with the customer.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-hpu-too-noisy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-hpu-too-noisy#comments Cylinders & Actuators Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:59:00 +0000 37801 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com