Fittings & Couplings http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Anchor Fluid Power and TCF Industries Merge Operations in Houston http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/anchor-fluid-power-and-tcf-industries-merge-operations-houston <div class="node-body article-body">By acquiring TCF Industry’s local manufacturing center in Houston, Anchor Fluid Power expects to strengthen its product offerings and services.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/anchor-fluid-power-and-tcf-industries-merge-operations-houston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/anchor-fluid-power-and-tcf-industries-merge-operations-houston#comments Fittings & Couplings Marine & Offshore News Wed, 10 Aug 2016 17:16:00 +0000 39651 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Designing and Applying Multi-Passage Soft-Seal Rotating Unions http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/designing-and-applying-multi-passage-soft-seal-rotating-unions <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Deublin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is the purpose of using a multi-passage rotating union? What are a few of the main applications for multi-passage unions? What are the most important things to know...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/designing-and-applying-multi-passage-soft-seal-rotating-unions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/designing-and-applying-multi-passage-soft-seal-rotating-unions#comments Design FAQs Fittings & Couplings Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:57:00 +0000 39241 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Reducing the Cost of Compressed Air http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/air-compressors/reducing-cost-compressed-air <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Exair </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What tasks do manufacturers do with compressed air? And could they do those tasks more efficiently? What would be the first step...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/air-compressors/reducing-cost-compressed-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/air-compressors/reducing-cost-compressed-air#comments Air Compressors Design FAQs Maintenance Fittings & Couplings Other Components Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:07:00 +0000 38721 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Smart Components Enhance Hydroelectric-Turbine Flow Control http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/smart-components-enhance-hydroelectric-turbine-flow-control <div class="node-body article-body">Spanning 112,000 acre-feet, Carter Lake is an impressive reservoir for the Carter Lake Hydroelectric plant in northern Colorado. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/smart-components-enhance-hydroelectric-turbine-flow-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/smart-components-enhance-hydroelectric-turbine-flow-control#comments Fittings & Couplings Hydraulic Filters Other Industries News Fri, 27 May 2016 16:10:00 +0000 38471 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com <p>1. Spanning 112,000&nbsp;acre-feet, Carter Lake is an impressive reservoir for the Carter Lake Hydroelectric plant in northern Colorado.&nbsp;</p> Courtesy of Word Press and Northern Water Extreme Pressures Require Extreme Safety http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/extreme-pressures-require-extreme-safety <div class="node-body article-body">Great danger is posed by pressurized fluid. Even at moderate pressure, a jet of fluid shooting from an opening in a hydraulic system can easily penetrate the skin. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/extreme-pressures-require-extreme-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/extreme-pressures-require-extreme-safety#comments Fittings & Couplings Thu, 12 May 2016 21:19:00 +0000 38351 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics & Pneumatics Products of the Week (4/25-5/2) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-425-52 <div class="node-body gallery-body">10-speed power take-offs, flow meters, and digital pressure switches comprise this week's product gallery. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-425-52" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-425-52#comments Products Fittings & Couplings Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Other Components Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:05:00 +0000 38031 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Electrical Connector Lets You See the Light http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/electrical-connector-lets-you-see-light <div class="node-body article-body">The two-pin 2PLC and four-pin 4PLC lighted connectors indicate whether electric power is getting through in hydraulic systems.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/electrical-connector-lets-you-see-light" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/electrical-connector-lets-you-see-light#comments Fittings & Couplings Tue, 12 Apr 2016 18:59:00 +0000 37911 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Fit-for-Life Connections http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/fit-life-connections <div class="field-byline"> Tim Abrams and Tom Jones </div> <div class="field-deck"> Easy-to-assemble four-bolt flanges form reliable connections at high pressures in modern hydraulic systems—particularly on larger sizes—but they’re not fool-proof. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Easy-to-assemble four-bolt flanges form reliable connections at high pressures in modern hydraulic systems—particularly on larger sizes—but they’re not fool-proof.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/fit-life-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/fit-life-connections#comments Fittings & Couplings Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:02:00 +0000 37331 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com The Building Blocks of Air Circuits http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/building-blocks-air-circuits <div class="field-deck"> Unless all your pneumatic connections are brazed or soldered, fittings are a part of all your system designs. A huge variety of fitting configurations exist, and in many different materials. Here’s a look at what we’ve found. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Unless all your pneumatic connections are brazed or soldered, fittings are a part of all your system designs. A huge variety of fitting configurations exist, and in many different materials. Here’s a look at what we’ve found. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/building-blocks-air-circuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/building-blocks-air-circuits#comments Fittings & Couplings Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:31:00 +0000 36791 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Clamp Down on Problems http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/clamp-down-problems <div class="field-deck"> Properly fastening hydraulic pipe, tubing, and hose in place is critical to the long-term performance of fluid power systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Properly fastening hydraulic pipe, tubing, and hose in place is critical to the long-term performance of fluid power systems.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/clamp-down-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/clamp-down-problems#comments Fittings & Couplings Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:42:00 +0000 36481 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com