Controls & Instrumentation http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Low-Energy Wireless Sensors Work with iOS Mobile Apps http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/low-energy-wireless-sensors-work-ios-mobile-apps <div class="node-body article-body">Parker Hannifin’s Quick Coupling Div., Minneapolis, now offers wireless sensors that can communicate with iOS (iPhone, iPad, and iPad Touch) devices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/low-energy-wireless-sensors-work-ios-mobile-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/low-energy-wireless-sensors-work-ios-mobile-apps#comments Controls & Instrumentation Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:08:00 +0000 31181 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Capacity Controls Deliver Energy—and Cost—Savings http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/capacity-controls-deliver-energy-and-cost-savings <div class="field-deck"> The greatest opportunity to save power, particularly in multiple-compressor facilities, lies in correcting the misuse or poor application of compressor-unloading controls. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Energy and power efficiency differ for all types of capacity controls. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/capacity-controls-deliver-energy-and-cost-savings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/capacity-controls-deliver-energy-and-cost-savings#comments Controls & Instrumentation Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:55:00 +0000 30541 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Linear Position Sensors Target Port-Mounted Applications http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/linear-position-sensors-target-port-mounted-applications <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MR series of linear position sensors are intended as a replacement for magnetostrictive sensors, specifically targeting port-mounted applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/linear-position-sensors-target-port-mounted-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/linear-position-sensors-target-port-mounted-applications#comments Products Controls & Instrumentation Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:52:00 +0000 30431 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Multi-Domain Modeling and Simulation Intended for Fluid Power http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/multi-domain-modeling-and-simulation-intended-fluid-power <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.mscsoftware.com/product/easy5" target="_blank">Easy5 software</a> is a graphics-based tool for modeling, simulation, and design of multi-domain dynamic systems characterized by differential, difference, and algebraic equations. Systems that can be analyzed using Easy5 include hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, electrical, thermal, powertrain, vehicle dynamics, digital/analog control systems, and more.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/multi-domain-modeling-and-simulation-intended-fluid-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/multi-domain-modeling-and-simulation-intended-fluid-power#comments Other Technologies Controls & Instrumentation Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:15:00 +0000 30161 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Sensing Decisions Under Pressure http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/sensing-decisions-under-pressure <div class="field-byline"> Ketan Mehta, Honeywell Sensing &amp; Control Group </div> <div class="field-deck"> Important considerations must be weighed when specifying pressure sensors for pneumatic systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Important considerations must be weighed when specifying pressure sensors for pneumatic systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/sensing-decisions-under-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/sensing-decisions-under-pressure#comments Controls & Instrumentation Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:45:00 +0000 29721 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Fluid condition monitors http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/fluid-condition-monitors <div class="node-body article-body">AZ 2 ATEX fluid condition monitors feature eight-channel contamination measurement and display; measurement of international standard forms; data logging and 4000 test memory; and PLC control across various communication protocols. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/fluid-condition-monitors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/fluid-condition-monitors#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Fluids Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:19:00 +0000 29621 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Electronic controllers offer drop-in replacement http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controllers-offer-drop-replacement <div class="node-body article-body">The P-Series Bear Bones controllers, consisting of open-board controllers, specialty function expanders, and I/O expanders, have a footprint identical to the original Bear Bones series, making them mechanical drop-in replacements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controllers-offer-drop-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-controllers-offer-drop-replacement#comments Controls & Instrumentation Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:49:00 +0000 29601 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pump Controls Optimize HPU Performance http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/pump-controls-optimize-hpu-performance <div class="field-byline"> William Fischer, The Oilgear Co. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Through the proper selection of variable-volume pump control, the hydraulic system engineer can design a circuit that will offer the best performance with the most efficient use of available energy. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Through the proper selection of variable-volume pump control, the hydraulic system engineer can design a circuit that will offer the best performance with the most efficient use of available energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/pump-controls-optimize-hpu-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/pump-controls-optimize-hpu-performance#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:03:00 +0000 29571 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Options Add Functionality to Motion Controllers http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/options-add-functionality-motion-controllers <div class="field-byline"> Jacob Paso, Delta Computer Systems Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> A motion-control solution that supports custom feedback capability adds flexibility to systems constrained by the sensor/motion-axes relationship. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A motion-control solution that supports custom feedback capability adds flexibility to systems constrained by the sensor/motion-axes relationship.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/options-add-functionality-motion-controllers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/options-add-functionality-motion-controllers#comments Controls & Instrumentation Other Components Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:40:00 +0000 29151 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Simpler System Soups Up Productivity http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-beverage/simpler-system-soups-productivity-0 <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey, Editorial Intern </div> <div class="field-deck"> Can Lines partners with Festo to develop a state-of-the-art retort basket unloading system that improves productivity by 30%. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Can Lines partners with Festo to develop a state-of-the-art retort basket unloading system that improves productivity by 30%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-beverage/simpler-system-soups-productivity-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-beverage/simpler-system-soups-productivity-0#comments Food & Beverage Controls & Instrumentation Packaging Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:25:00 +0000 28981 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com