Hydraulic Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Troubleshooting Challenge: Elephant House Doors Open on Their Own http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own <div class="node-body article-body">St. Louis Zoo officials asked Valtec Hydraulics Inc., St. Louis, to design a preventive maintenance program for hydraulic system in the zoo’s elephant house. A problem occurred after Valtec changed all five pressure filters during normal scheduled service. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own#comments Maintenance Entertainment Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Valves Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:10:00 +0000 32061 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Bluetooth Comes to Cartridge Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-comes-cartridge-valves <div class="node-body article-body">A new development in cartridge valves enables embedded amplifiers to be configured via an iOS or Android app using Bluetooth for quick, easy, reliable wireless calibration</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-comes-cartridge-valves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-comes-cartridge-valves#comments Hydraulic Valves Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:08:00 +0000 32031 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic cartridge valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/PneumaticValves/Article/False/13931/TechZone-PneumaticValves <div class="node-body article-body">Final stage uni-directional servo throttling cartridge valve has pressure rating to 5000 psi in 50, 80, and 100 mm sizes. It installs in DIN 24342 cavity and controls hydraulic flows to 4000 gpm. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/PneumaticValves/Article/False/13931/TechZone-PneumaticValves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hydraulic Valves Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:52:00 +0000 5152 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Electronic Controls Elicit Smoother Punching http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controls-elicit-smoother-punching <div class="field-byline"> Brad Smith </div> <div class="field-deck"> A two-axis electrohydraulic motion controller and proportional valves were instrumental in delivering velocity control, and thus a smoother flow, to metal-stud production process. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A two-axis electrohydraulic motion controller and proportional valves were instrumental in delivering velocity control, and thus a smoother flow, to metal-stud production process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controls-elicit-smoother-punching" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controls-elicit-smoother-punching#comments Controls & Instrumentation Other Industries Hydraulic Valves Mon, 13 Apr 2015 20:37:00 +0000 31811 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Directional Valves Guarantee Near-Zero Leakage http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-directional-valves-guarantee-near-zero-leakage-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Webtec&rsquo;s 280 series of directional control valves, specifically designed for offshore hydraulic control and power units, are resistant to pressures of up to 10,000 psi. Their 316-grade stainless-steel body suits them for harsh environments and prevents corrosion.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-directional-valves-guarantee-near-zero-leakage-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-directional-valves-guarantee-near-zero-leakage-0#comments Hydraulic Valves Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:38:00 +0000 31681 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Continuous-Flow Process Boosts Stainless-Steel Cylinder Production http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/continuous-flow-process-boosts-stainless-steel-cylinder-production <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In response to the increased market demand for stainless-steel cylinders, Clippard will expedite its continuous-flow manufacturing process. &nbsp;The process will facilitate production of high-quality, stainless-steel cylinders at the company&rsquo;s Cincinnati, Ohio production facility. Thousands of sizes will be produced and wrapped for same-day shipping, while other sizes will be available to ship in two to three days.</p> <p>Clippard Instrument Laboratory Inc.; <a href="http://www.clippard.com/link/hp169235" target="_blank">http://www.clippard.com/link/hp169235</a>; 877-245-6247</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/continuous-flow-process-boosts-stainless-steel-cylinder-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/continuous-flow-process-boosts-stainless-steel-cylinder-production#comments Hydraulic Valves Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:31:00 +0000 31661 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Assumptions and Safety Don’t Mix http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/assumptions-and-safety-don-t-mix <div class="node-body article-body">Counterbalance valves are among the top subjects viewed week after week on our website. I don’t know why, so your guess is as good as mine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/assumptions-and-safety-don-t-mix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/assumptions-and-safety-don-t-mix#comments Maintenance Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Fluids Hydraulic Valves Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:18:00 +0000 31341 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics Powers Off-Road HVAC System http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/hydraulics-powers-road-hvac-system <div class="field-deck"> Hydraulics for air conditioning? And heat? Under certain conditions, hydraulics wins out over electric motors and belt drives for powering climate-control systems in large off-highway vehicles. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hydraulics for air conditioning? And heat? Under certain conditions, hydraulics wins out over electric motors and belt drives for powering climate-control systems in large off-highway vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/hydraulics-powers-road-hvac-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/hydraulics-powers-road-hvac-system#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Valves Rail, Truck & Bus Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:07:00 +0000 31301 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Cast-Iron Dump Pump/Valve Combo http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/cast-iron-dump-pumpvalve-combo <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A complete line of WF manufactured C101 and C102 cast-iron pump/valve combinations are available with interchangeable parts and optional mountings and actuators, targeted at dump trucks and </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/cast-iron-dump-pumpvalve-combo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/cast-iron-dump-pumpvalve-combo#comments Products Hydraulic Valves Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:11:00 +0000 31021 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Servovalves Serve Both Hydraulics, Pneumatics http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/servovalves-serve-both-hydraulics-pneumatics <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Rotary-direct drive valve (RDDV) servovalves use a limited angle, rotary torque motor to produce linear spool motion and modulate fluid flow through the valve&rsquo;s control ports. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/servovalves-serve-both-hydraulics-pneumatics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/servovalves-serve-both-hydraulics-pneumatics#comments Products Hydraulic Valves Pneumatic Valves Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:26:00 +0000 30951 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com