Controls & Instrumentation http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en An Alternative to Displacement Controls http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls <div class="field-byline"> James D. Van de Ven, University of Minnesota </div> <div class="field-deck"> Variable-displacement pumps have emerged as an energy-efficient means of matching hydraulic power transmission to a varying load. The latest method under evaluation is to use alternating-current hydraulics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Variable-displacement pumps have emerged as an energy-efficient means of matching hydraulic power transmission to a varying load. The latest method under evaluation is to use alternating-current hydraulics. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/alternative-displacement-controls#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:13:00 +0000 41351 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com When a Sight Glass Isn’t Just a Sight Glass http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass <div class="node-body article-body">Des-Case Corp., Goodletsville, Tenn., does the sight glass one better with its redesigned oil sight glass (OSG).</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/when-sight-glass-isn-t-just-sight-glass#comments Controls & Instrumentation Wed, 28 Dec 2016 20:55:00 +0000 41311 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com In the Driver’s Seat http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">All the shows we cover deal with fluid power in some size, shape, or form. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/driver-s-seat#comments Construction Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Waste Management News The Hitch Post Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:05:00 +0000 41201 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com NFPA Reveals Latest CCEFP Projects http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/nfpa-reveals-latest-ccefp-projects <div class="node-body article-body">The CCEFP's Industry Engagement Committee reviewed and ultimately selected 10 fluid-power-related research projects that will receive funding.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/nfpa-reveals-latest-ccefp-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/nfpa-reveals-latest-ccefp-projects#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves News Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:07:00 +0000 40821 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Nuevas Tecnologías en la Inyección de Plásticos http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/nuevas-tecnolog-en-la-inyecci-n-de-pl-sticos <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="rtejustify">En el &aacute;rea de inyecci&oacute;n de pl&aacute;sticos, la calidad es definitivamente una prioridad y expectativa de los usuarios y toma disciplina lograrla. Una reducci&oacute;n m&iacute;nima en la precisi&oacute;n podr&iacute;a resultar en un nivel de calidad inferior que resulta en tiempos muertos, aumento en la producci&oacute;n de desechos, reducci&oacute;n de productividad y a la final clientes no satisfechos. Uno de los recursos con los que contamos hoy d&iacute;a para garantizar que se mantenga esa precisi&oacute;n son los sensores inteligentes.</p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/nuevas-tecnolog-en-la-inyecci-n-de-pl-sticos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/nuevas-tecnolog-en-la-inyecci-n-de-pl-sticos#comments Controls & Instrumentation Plastics & Injection Molding H&amp;P en tu idioma! Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:00:00 +0000 40741 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pokémon GO and the Future of Fluid Power http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pok-mon-go-and-future-fluid-power <div class="field-byline"> David Strohsack, Eaton Corp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pokemon GO gave rise to the potential of augmented reality, and such new technologies could very well prove effective in enhancing the world of fluid power. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pok-mon-go-and-future-fluid-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/pok-mon-go-and-future-fluid-power#comments Other Technologies Controls & Instrumentation Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:02:00 +0000 40721 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com The New IQ in Injection Molding http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/new-iq-injection-molding <div class="field-byline"> Dan Davis, Parker Hannifin Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Three ways you can put smart sensors to work today to bring intelligent quality (IQ) to injection molding. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three ways you can put smart sensors to work today to bring intelligent quality (IQ) to injection molding.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/new-iq-injection-molding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/new-iq-injection-molding#comments Controls & Instrumentation Machine Tools Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:07:00 +0000 40341 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Valves for Serious Motion Control http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-valves-serious-motion-control <div class="field-byline"> Jacob Paso, Delta Computer Systems </div> <div class="field-deck"> Looking to achieve the smoothest, most-effective hydraulic motion-control system for your application? A well-informed choice of valve could make the difference. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Looking to achieve the smoothest, most-effective hydraulic motion-control system for your application? A well-informed choice of valve could make the difference.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-valves-serious-motion-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/hydraulic-valves-serious-motion-control#comments Controls & Instrumentation Hydraulic Valves Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:19:00 +0000 40291 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Electronics Control Truck Air Suspensions http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/electronics-control-truck-air-suspensions <div class="node-body article-body">Major Chinese commercial-vehicle manufacturers have adopted WABCO’s electronically controlled air-suspension technology, OptiRide on their advanced-vehicle platforms, including CNHTC’s heavy-duty truck HOWO. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/electronics-control-truck-air-suspensions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/electronics-control-truck-air-suspensions#comments Controls & Instrumentation Rail, Truck & Bus News Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:52:00 +0000 40231 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com <p>1. Major Chinese commercial-vehicle manufacturers have adopted WABCO&rsquo;s electronically controlled air-suspension technology, OptiRide on their advanced-vehicle platforms, including CNHTC&rsquo;s heavy-duty truck HOWO.&nbsp;</p> Courtesy of Wabco 4 Razones por las cuales considerar un Control Distribuido vs. Centralizado http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/4-razones-por-las-cuales-considerar-un-control-distribuido-vs-centralizado <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="rtejustify">El control mec&aacute;nico juega un papel importante en la industria hidr&aacute;ulica. A pesar de que existen aplicaciones sencillas que requieren de poca inteligencia, fabricantes de componentes y equipo responden cada d&iacute;a m&aacute;s con soluciones que incorporan herramientas m&aacute;s avanzadas, lo que permite una mayor flexibilidad y eficiencia en el dise&ntilde;o.</p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/4-razones-por-las-cuales-considerar-un-control-distribuido-vs-centralizado" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/4-razones-por-las-cuales-considerar-un-control-distribuido-vs-centralizado#comments Controls & Instrumentation H&amp;P en tu idioma! Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 40201 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com