Applications en Mighty Minis of Construction <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Construction equipment requires lots of power for digging, breaking, hauling, and any other heavy-duty task at hand. But just because compact construction machines are smaller than their full-size counterparts doesn&rsquo;t mean they can skimp on power. They still need plenty of force for digging, high torque for drilling, and enough power to work quickly.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:52:00 +0000 28331 at From the Editor: Making a Connection in Wisconsin <div class="field-deck"> Meeting Vollrath Man, and discovering the part that pneumatic cylinders play at this giant foodservice equipment manufacturer. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I had the pleasure of visiting The Vollrath Co. LLC, in Sheboygan, Wis., several weeks ago. Vollrath makes just about every type of commercial food and beverage preparation and serving product you can imagine — and many you probably can’t. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:09:00 +0000 28271 at Superior Tube Appoints Aerospace Market Manager <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Superior Tube Company appoints Wade Burchell as Aerospace Market Manager. Wade has 22 years of experience, gained across international markets, covering a wide range of aircraft and aerospace products, ground support equipment and military sub-contact manufacturing. Wade is also a Naval Academy Graduate and retired United States Navy pilot with over 20 years&rsquo; service. He joins Superior tube at their Collegeville, PA facility.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aerospace Hose & Tubing Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:57:00 +0000 28131 at Troubleshooting Challenge: Mine lift overheating problem <div class="node-body article-body">Mine lift overheating problem</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:13:00 +0000 28081 at Bobcat Triples Productivity with New Bore-Finishing System <div class="field-byline"> John Smallshaw, Engis Corp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For more than 50 years, Bobcat skid-steer loaders have represented durability and reliable performance for construction, landscaping, and agricultural applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction News Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:43:00 +0000 28071 at Motion Industries Launches Industrial Solutions Website <div class="field-byline"> Iliza Sokol </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Motion Industries has launched a new website for its MiVending solutions to aid in the management of industrial supplies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Controls & Instrumentation News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:33:00 +0000 27811 at Fluid Does Double Duty in Construction Equipment <div class="field-deck"> Reducing operating costs and increasing productivity were top of mind for these construction companies as they implemented high-efficiency hydraulic fluids. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Construction companies always want to get projects done on time and under budget, and a high-efficiency hydraulic fluid lets them do both.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Hydraulic Fluids Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:23:00 +0000 27681 at Electric-Hydraulic Analogies — Part 4: Comparing Power Sources Between Electric and Hydraulic Systems <div class="node-body article-body">Comparing Power Sources Between Electric and Hydraulic Systems</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Other Technologies Other Industries Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:41:00 +0000 27661 at 50 Years Ago: Hydraulics in the Boeing 727 <div class="field-byline"> James E. Klansnik, The Boeing Co. </div> <div class="field-deck"> The 727, latest and smallest of the Boeing family of passenger jets, makes greater use of hydraulic power than the 707 and the 720. Reliability and maintainability studies revealed the areas on which system and component design development should be concentrated. The studies resulted in a greatly improved hydraulic system. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article, originally published in the July 1964 issue of Hydraulics & Pneumatics, describes the hydraulic features of the original Boeing 727 airliner. It is presented here for its archival and historic value.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aerospace Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:49:00 +0000 27571 at Seed Conveyor Has Self-Contained Hydraulics <div class="field-deck"> Fitting a conveyor drive with its own hydraulic system eliminates the need for power from a tractor. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tractors, of course, have become an integral part of any farm. You’ll see them at work tilling the soil, planting seed, applying fertilizers and pesticides, harvesting, and preparing the soil for next year’s crop. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Agricultural Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:01:00 +0000 27381 at