Hydraulic Pumps & Motors http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Final First Look: Getting Closer to the Biggest Trade Show in Fluid Power http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/community/final-first-look-getting-closer-biggest-trade-show-fluid-power <div class="field-byline"> Leah Scully </div> <div class="field-deck"> Thousands of fluid power professionals and exhibitors are preparing themselves for IFPE 2017. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Held every three years, IFPE will take place at the Las Vegas Convention center on March 7-11 in conjunction with CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/community/final-first-look-getting-closer-biggest-trade-show-fluid-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/community/final-first-look-getting-closer-biggest-trade-show-fluid-power#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Pneumatic Valves Community Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:12:00 +0000 42051 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Double-Indemnity Insurance for Your Pump http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/double-indemnity-insurance-your-pump <div class="node-body blog-body">Perhaps a compromise can be reached when it comes to the argument of whether or not to use a suction strainer—incorporate a bypass.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/double-indemnity-insurance-your-pump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/double-indemnity-insurance-your-pump#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors The Hitch Post Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:11:00 +0000 41831 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Suction Strainers, a Hungry Donkey, and the Paradox Of Choice http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/suction-strainers-hungry-donkey-and-paradox-choice <div class="field-deck"> We’re faced with decisions every day. Decisions on minor issues are fairly easy because wrong choices carry little or no consequences. But what about technical issues, such as whether you should use a strainer on a hydraulic pump’s suction line? Opinions differ, so the choice is yours. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Decisions on minor issues are fairly easy because wrong choices carry little or no consequences. But what about technical issues?</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/suction-strainers-hungry-donkey-and-paradox-choice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/suction-strainers-hungry-donkey-and-paradox-choice#comments Maintenance Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:58:00 +0000 41741 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Different Driver, Different Torque http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/different-driver-different-torque <div class="field-byline"> A Staff Report </div> <div class="field-deck"> Electric motors can produce starting torque several times that of their operating torque. This gives them an advantage over gasoline and diesel engines for driving a pump in a hydraulic power unit. Understanding power and torque of different prime movers will help you design powerful and efficient HPUs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electric motors can produce starting torque several times that of their operating torque. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/different-driver-different-torque" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/different-driver-different-torque#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 03 Feb 2017 20:49:00 +0000 41711 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Courtesy Bailey Intl. LLC; www.baileyhydraulics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Transmission Comparisons, Part 3 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-3 <div class="field-deck"> Analytical schematics reveal the analogous nature of pumps and generators—both suffer resistance losses that lead to inefficiencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analytical schematics reveal the analogous nature of pumps and generators—both suffer resistance losses that lead to inefficiencies. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulic-electric-analogies-transmission-comparisons-part-3#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:34:00 +0000 41691 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Math Models for Hydraulics Coming to ISO http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/math-models-hydraulics-coming-iso <div class="node-body article-body">Design methodology will increasingly use an analytical highway that is paved with an innovative, yet practical, set of new first principles using ever more powerful computers.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/math-models-hydraulics-coming-iso" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/math-models-hydraulics-coming-iso#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:12:00 +0000 41521 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Cylinders Keep Their Cool http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/hydraulic-cylinders-keep-their-cool <div class="field-byline"> Alan Hitchcox </div> <div class="field-deck"> Intense heat is often the Achilles heel of any form of power transmission unless special provisions are made. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hydraulic cylinders often operate under conditions that would quickly destroy other methods of linear motion. Dirt, water, wide temperature variations...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/hydraulic-cylinders-keep-their-cool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/hydraulic-cylinders-keep-their-cool#comments Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:04:00 +0000 41491 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