Hydraulic Fluids http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6600/more en 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 Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Fluids Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:18:00 +0000 31341 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Are Bio-Compatible Fluids Friend or Foe? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/are-bio-compatible-fluids-friend-or-foe <div class="field-byline"> Joe Savina </div> <div class="field-deck"> Just because many of today’s hydraulic fluids are deemed environmentally compatible doesn’t necessarily mean they are friendly to traditional seal materials. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just because many of today’s hydraulic fluids are deemed environmentally compatible doesn’t necessarily mean they are friendly to traditional seal materials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/are-bio-compatible-fluids-friend-or-foe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/are-bio-compatible-fluids-friend-or-foe#comments Hydraulic Fluids Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:46:00 +0000 31201 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com <p>Cylinders present the greatest challenges for seals in all of hydraulics. So ensuring compatibility with seal materials is essential when specifying environmentally compatible or other unconventional hydraulic fluids.</p> Accurate Thermo-Fluid Simulation in Real Time Environments http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/accurate-thermo-fluid-simulation-real-time-environments <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The crux of any task undertaken in System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis is striking a balance between time and accuracy. This paper describes the "Design of Experiments" approach used to</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/accurate-thermo-fluid-simulation-real-time-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/accurate-thermo-fluid-simulation-real-time-environments#comments White Papers Hydraulic Fluids Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:03:00 +0000 30111 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com What is System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/what-system-level-thermo-fluid-analysis <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This paper will explain some of the fundamentals of System Level Thermo-Fluid Analysis and demonstrate why 1D CFD is not an </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/what-system-level-thermo-fluid-analysis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/what-system-level-thermo-fluid-analysis#comments White Papers Hydraulic Fluids Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:44:00 +0000 30101 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Maintain a Fluid Situation http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/maintain-fluid-situation <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Choosing the right filter for your hydraulic system can neutralize, or substantially mitigate, the potentially devastating effects of contaminant infiltration. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Choosing the right filter for your hydraulic system can neutralize, or substantially mitigate, the potentially devastating effects of contaminant infiltration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/maintain-fluid-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/maintain-fluid-situation#comments Hydraulic Filters Hydraulic Fluids Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:30:00 +0000 29971 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com A Noteworthy Keynote at the International WorkBoat Show http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show <div class="node-body article-body">One of the keynote speakers at the International WorkBoat Show was Richard Phillips, the former captain of the MV Maersk Alabama, a container ship that was hijacked by pirates April 8, 2009 off the coast of Somalia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 29961 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Proposed Standard Addresses Bio-Friendly Hydraulic Fluids http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/proposed-standard-addresses-bio-friendly-hydraulic-fluids <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Biodegradable hydraulic fluids are being specified with increasing frequency by governmental and industrial entities.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/proposed-standard-addresses-bio-friendly-hydraulic-fluids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/proposed-standard-addresses-bio-friendly-hydraulic-fluids#comments Hydraulic Fluids Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:53:00 +0000 29921 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Two Sound Reasons to Use a Multigrade Hydraulic Fluid http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/two-sound-reasons-use-multigrade-hydraulic-fluid <div class="field-deck"> Higher system efficiency presents a strong argument for using multigrade hydraulic fluids, but their potential for improved machine productivity can have an even greater impact on your bottom line. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher system efficiency presents a strong argument for using multigrade hydraulic fluids, but their potential for improved machine productivity can have an even greater impact on your bottom line.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/two-sound-reasons-use-multigrade-hydraulic-fluid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/two-sound-reasons-use-multigrade-hydraulic-fluid#comments Hydraulic Fluids Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:56:00 +0000 29891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Tried & True Ways of Dealing with Air in Hydraulic Fluid http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/tried-true-ways-dealing-air-hydraulic-fluid <div class="node-body blog-body">Symptoms typical of an aerated hydraulic system plagued the F-104 aircraft for years. Aeration was caused by system components with built-in chambers and passages where free air (bubbles) collected when system fluid was saturated or at rest with no pressure acting on the fluid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hitch-post">The Hitch Post</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/tried-true-ways-dealing-air-hydraulic-fluid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/tried-true-ways-dealing-air-hydraulic-fluid#comments Aerospace Hydraulic Fluids Hydraulic Pumps & Motors The Hitch Post Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:24:00 +0000 29531 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com WorkBoat Show Chugs into NOLA http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey </div> <div class="field-deck"> Expect this year’s annual show and conference to highlight the best of the marine industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expect 2014’s International WorkBoat Show and Conference to highlight the best of the marine industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:34:00 +0000 29701 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com