Pneumatic Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Robot-Like Cleaner Uses Pneumatics to Scale Large Surfaces http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/robot-cleaner-uses-pneumatics-scale-large-surfaces <div class="field-byline"> Alan Hitchcox </div> <div class="field-deck"> Designing a remote-controlled, pneumatic cleaner that can travel upside down as well as along the sides of huge ships takes rethinking design parameters and the right components. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Automated cleaning and paint removal for ship hulls and tanks has always been a tough job. Workers typically use high-pressure nozzles...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/robot-cleaner-uses-pneumatics-scale-large-surfaces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/robot-cleaner-uses-pneumatics-scale-large-surfaces#comments Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:38:00 +0000 41481 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Really! A Pneumatic Airplane? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/really-pneumatic-airplane <div class="node-body blog-body">A reader in Germany recently contacted me to see if I could provide a copy of an article from 1959 on servovalves. I told him I'd be happy to fulfill his request on one condition...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/really-pneumatic-airplane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/really-pneumatic-airplane#comments Aerospace Pneumatic Valves The Hitch Post Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:20:00 +0000 40891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Understanding the Uses of Motion-Control Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/understanding-uses-motion-control-valves <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Eaton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to providing safety for my people and my equipment, which type of motion-control valve do I need to consider? Holding someone in the air is one thing, but how can</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/understanding-uses-motion-control-valves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/understanding-uses-motion-control-valves#comments Design FAQs Hydraulic Valves Pneumatic Valves Thu, 03 Nov 2016 21:19:00 +0000 40631 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Adding Modern Advancements to Traditional Pneumatic Systems http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/adding-modern-advancements-traditional-pneumatic-systems <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Festo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the advantages and disadvantages of traditional, hardwired, pneumatic valves? Given the disadvantages, how did...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/adding-modern-advancements-traditional-pneumatic-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/adding-modern-advancements-traditional-pneumatic-systems#comments Design FAQs Pneumatic Valves Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:28:00 +0000 40481 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Today’s Air Valves: More Versatile Than Ever http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/today-s-air-valves-more-versatile-ever <div class="field-byline"> Erl Campbell, Aventics Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> New developments in pneumatic-valve technology make packaging applications faster and more versatile. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recent developments in manifold-valve technology have increased flexibility, modularity, and ability to integrate with advanced communication bus architectures.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/today-s-air-valves-more-versatile-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/today-s-air-valves-more-versatile-ever#comments Packaging Pneumatic Valves Fri, 07 Oct 2016 03:56:00 +0000 40321 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics & Pneumatics Products of the Week (6/23-6/30) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-623-630 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This product gallery features high-pressure hydraulic components, diecast aluminium precision regulators, closed-circuit axial-piston pumps, counterbalance valves, and rotary vacuum pumps. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-623-630" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-623-630#comments Products Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Pneumatic Valves Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:56:00 +0000 38941 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pneumatic Ballast Control Keeps Ships Fit for High Seas http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas <div class="node-body article-body">The Marex Valve Control System's pneumatic actuators can be mounted in the ballast tanks and adjusted with no need for electricity, thus offering a lower-cost control approach. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas#comments Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:52:00 +0000 37891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Certified Valves Ensure Safety In the Event of a Fault http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/certified-valves-ensure-safety-event-fault <div class="node-body article-body">ROSS announces the BG certification of its CrossMirror series of size-0 valves as per the DIN ES ISO 138491 PL e standard. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/certified-valves-ensure-safety-event-fault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/certified-valves-ensure-safety-event-fault#comments Pneumatic Valves News Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:58:00 +0000 37641 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com When Should You Use Sequence Valves? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/when-should-you-use-sequence-valves <div class="field-deck"> You can make two or more cylinders stroke in a specific sequence using electronic components. But simple sequence valves can do the same thing, and without adding as much cost and complexity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether hydraulic or pneumatic, sequence valves hold distinct advantages over other methods of moving cylinders one after another.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/when-should-you-use-sequence-valves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/when-should-you-use-sequence-valves#comments Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Valves Pneumatic Valves Fri, 19 Feb 2016 19:18:00 +0000 37031 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Avoiding the Crowd http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/avoiding-crowd <div class="node-body article-body">One manufacturer set out to overcome the problem of a large external control cabinet in packaging machines by doing a complete redesign using Festo’s CPX/MPA valve terminal.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/avoiding-crowd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/avoiding-crowd#comments Controls & Instrumentation Packaging Pneumatic Valves Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:33:00 +0000 36101 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com