Hydraulic Pumps & Motors http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en The Big 5 for Electric Motors http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/big-5-electric-motors <div class="field-deck"> Five important points about specifying an electric motor to drive a hydraulic pump. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Understanding the basic parameters of electric motors is key when specifying one for a particular HPU application, so one must consider five basic factors: horsepower, rotational speed, voltage/phase, frame size/configuration, and enclosure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/big-5-electric-motors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/big-5-electric-motors#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:57:00 +0000 29291 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Die-Cushion Drive Can Save Significant Energy on Presses http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-die-cushion-drive-can-save-significant-energy-presses <div class="node-body article-body">Voith’s CSH die-cushion drive, which consists of a servopump and a double-acting die cushion mounted underneath the bolster plate. needs no valves and significantly reduces energy consumption of the press.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-die-cushion-drive-can-save-significant-energy-presses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-die-cushion-drive-can-save-significant-energy-presses#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:20:00 +0000 29251 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Variable-Speed Pump Drive http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/variable-speed-pump-drive <div class="node-body article-body">​Sytronix SVP 7010 variable speed pump drive offers a performance range up to 120 kW. It uses pre-programmed features to provide high control accuracy</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/variable-speed-pump-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/variable-speed-pump-drive#comments Products Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:25:00 +0000 29211 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Direct-Drive Radial-Piston Motor http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/direct-drive-radial-piston-motor <div class="node-body article-body">The Hydre-Mac direct-drive radial-piston motor handles variable-speed applications requiring less energy to deliver more power. The low-speed, high-torque motor, featuring a cam-lobe </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/direct-drive-radial-piston-motor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/direct-drive-radial-piston-motor#comments Products Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:30:00 +0000 29141 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Traction Circuit Treats Golf-Course Greens Gently http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-traction-circuit-treats-golf-course-greens-gently <div class="node-body article-body">The Toro Co. has designed and patented a hydraulic traction circuit that enables a groundskeeper to easily manicure golf greens with the speed and convenience of a riding mower. The triplex configuration has two drive tires in front and a steering tire in back.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-traction-circuit-treats-golf-course-greens-gently" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-traction-circuit-treats-golf-course-greens-gently#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:51:00 +0000 29111 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Electrically Powered Gear Pump Slashes Fuel Consumption http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/electrically-powered-gear-pump-slashes-fuel-consumption <div class="field-byline"> Ray Scroggins, Scroggins Associates </div> <div class="field-deck"> Using batteries to drive an electric motor, the hydraulic power unit of Versalift bucket lifts run cleaner and quieter, while resulting in significant fuel savings over their powertrain-driven counterparts. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using batteries to drive an electric motor, the hydraulic power unit of Versalift bucket lifts run cleaner and quieter, while resulting in significant fuel savings over their powertrain-driven counterparts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/electrically-powered-gear-pump-slashes-fuel-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/electrically-powered-gear-pump-slashes-fuel-consumption#comments Other Industries Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:53:00 +0000 29081 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com New HPU Gives WWII Sub New Life http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/new-hpu-gives-wwii-sub-new-life <div class="field-byline"> Joseph Kane, Bosch Rexroth </div> <div class="field-deck"> A team restoring a vintage submarine docked at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf wanted a more efficient and easier-to-operate system for operating a periscope, torpedo doors, and other hydraulic functions. They found it in a modular hydraulic power unit from Bosch Rexroth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A team restoring a vintage submarine docked at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf wanted a more efficient and easier-to-operate system for operating a periscope, torpedo doors, and other hydraulic functions. They found it in a modular hydraulic power unit from Bosch Rexroth. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/new-hpu-gives-wwii-sub-new-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/new-hpu-gives-wwii-sub-new-life#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:16:00 +0000 29061 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Why Risk It with Copycat Hydraulics? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/why-risk-it-copycat-hydraulics <div class="field-byline"> Bob Nemeth, Parts &amp; Service Director, Americas, Danfoss Power Solutions </div> <div class="field-deck"> Such components may lack the original manufacturer’s proven quality, performance, and reliability, which makes genuine remanufactured products a considerably more viable option for cost-conscious users. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When hydraulic components become damaged or reach the end of their useful lives, off-highway machine users can choose from among many replacement options. An increasing number of solutions are available from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), independent aftermarket suppliers, and remanufacturers. When searching for the best option to minimize downtime and total cost of ownership, users may consider reverse-engineered products that seem identical to the genuine original versions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/why-risk-it-copycat-hydraulics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/why-risk-it-copycat-hydraulics#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:32:00 +0000 28681 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com 60 Years Ago: Two Pump System Provides Synchronized Motion http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/60-years-ago-two-pump-system-provides-synchronized-motion <div class="field-deck"> High pressure, low slip, radial piston pumps with a gear pump powered stroking mechanism supply equal volumes to each of the two car dumping jack cylinders. The circuit has safety and control features which are required by many oil-powered machines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Three major design problems are solved in the construction of a hydraulic power system used to dump slag loaded railroad cars. Keeping two cylinders moving together regardless of varying loads, eliminating possibilities of shock in the system because of the large mass being handled, and providing rigid piping on oscillating cylinders are all accomplished in the design.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/60-years-ago-two-pump-system-provides-synchronized-motion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/60-years-ago-two-pump-system-provides-synchronized-motion#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:43:00 +0000 28411 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics in the Limelight http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-limelight <div class="field-deck"> Unseen hydraulics bring on-stage performances to life. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Whether you&rsquo;re into ballet or hip-hop, the staging and special effects now play a major role in performances at many modern theaters and arenas. Behind the scenes, much of the action is thanks to state-of-the-art hydraulic drives.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-limelight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-limelight#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:13:00 +0000 28341 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com