Fittings & Couplings http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en 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 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 Perfect Timing for Fittings http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/perfect-timing-fittings <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>We&#39;re starting to put the March issue together, and one of our feature articles will address hydraulic fittings. More specifically, the topic is hydraulic flanges. It&#39;s written by Tim Abrams, of <strong><a href="http://www.anchorfluidpower.com" target="_blank">Anchor Fluid Power</a></strong>, and it delves deeply into the nuances of hydraulic flanges.</p> <p>Of course, fittings are generally thought of as connections that screw together, whereas flanges are held together by the tension of screws or bolts.</p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/perfect-timing-fittings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/perfect-timing-fittings#comments Fittings & Couplings The Hitch Post Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:24:00 +0000 36471 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Tree Processor Comes Full Circle with Hydraulic Swivels http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels <div class="node-body article-body">Southstar and United Equipment Accessories developed an electrical slip ring/hydraulic swivel combination assembly that creates a 360° rotating head for a multi-tree processor.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels#comments Forestry & Lumber Fittings & Couplings Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:04:00 +0000 35751 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics & Pneumatics Products of the Week (1/25-2/1) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The new product roundup includes push-to-connect fittings and flow-control valves, along with radial-piston hydraulic motors, and new standard cartridge valves. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21#comments Products Food & Beverage Controls & Instrumentation Fittings & Couplings Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Rail, Truck & Bus Pneumatic Valves Mon, 25 Jan 2016 22:33:00 +0000 35651 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com