Cylinders & Actuators en Advances in Magnetostrictive Technology Make Sensors Ideal for Off-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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design FAQs Other Technologies Cylinders & Actuators Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:11:00 +0000 38041 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:54:00 +0000 37981 at Pneumatic Ballast Control Keeps Ships Fit for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:52:00 +0000 37891 at Troubleshooting Challenge: HPU Is 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:59:00 +0000 37801 at Product Configurator Grants Autonomy to Designers <div class="node-body article-body">Customers can now configure a wide range of products into 3D CAD models using Nason’s online interactive product configurator. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators News Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:17:00 +0000 37561 at Troubleshooting Challenge: Cargo Ship Pressure Buildup Problem <div class="node-body article-body">What circuit issue caused a cargo ship's hydraulic power unit (HPU) to delay opening and closing hatch doors when pressing the solenoid button?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:01:00 +0000 37441 at Material Permits Compact Bearings <div class="node-body article-body">Hallite 708 bearings are machined to tight tolerances on thickness for applications requiring high load-bearing capacity, high compressive strength, and high wear resistance.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Seals Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:37:00 +0000 37391 at Comprehensive Hydraulic/ Pneumatic-Cylinder Catalog Packed with Specs <div class="node-body article-body">AVENTICS’ new SC-200 catalog on NFPA air and hydraulic cylinders covers product lines from TaskMaster aluminum air cylinders to PowerMaster and PressureMaster steel air and hydraulic cylinders.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators News Wed, 24 Feb 2016 22:28:00 +0000 37221 at Cylinder Latches onto Simplicity <div class="node-body article-body">Norgren's latching cylinders help reduce the number of components used, space, weight, and installation time required for pneumatic systems in railroad equipment.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Rail, Truck & Bus Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:29:00 +0000 37181 at Piston Rods Shine in a Different Light <div class="node-body article-body">Parker Hannifin's Global Shield coating, developed for high resistance to corrosion, impact, chemical attack, salt water, and acids, exhibited corrosion resistance up to eight times that of conventional coatings. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:47:00 +0000 37161 at