Applications en Image Gallery: The Las Vegas High Roller - World’s Largest Observation Wheel <div class="node-body gallery-body">The world's largest observation wheel, the Las Vegas High Roller, stands 550 ft and accommodates 1120 passengers/hr.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Entertainment News Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:28:00 +0000 24481 at La Hidráulica Repotencia Sopladora de Plástico <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="rtejustify">Las sopladoras de pl&aacute;stico de Jomar Corp. son utilizadas por fabricantes para la producci&oacute;n de art&iacute;culos con un espesor fino de pared como lo son botellas y contenedores utilizados en la industria farmac&eacute;utica, de salud, higiene personal, belleza, comida, bebidas y art&iacute;culos del hogar.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Plastics & Injection Molding H&amp;P en tu idioma! Mon, 13 Feb 2017 01:16:00 +0000 41821 at Troubleshooting Challenge: 800-Ton Press Suffers from Severe Stuttering <div class="node-body article-body">A press used in the manufacture of aerospace seals began stuttering on its normal downward stroke, but contamination wasn't the culprit. What was it?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aerospace Hydraulic Valves Seals Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:18:00 +0000 41791 at Robot-Like Cleaner Uses Pneumatics to 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:38:00 +0000 41481 at Troubleshooting Challenge: Drill Rig’s Top Drive Drops Uncontrollably <div class="node-body article-body">When a drill-rig operator started the unit and commanded the top drive head to be lowered, it dropped uncontrollably, damaging the drill bit or buckling the drill string. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:44:00 +0000 41441 at Motores Hidráulicos Levantan Compuertas en Represa Mexicana <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="rtejustify"><a href="" target="_self"><img alt="" src="" style="width: 550px; height: 391px; margin: 10px;" title="Figura 1: Empleados de Bosch Rexroth (de izquierda a derecha) Manuel Schuhmann, Martín Gómez y Abraham Huerta parados frente a las compuertas modernizadas para mostrar la escala." /></a></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Other Industries Hydraulic Pumps & Motors H&amp;P en tu idioma! Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:00:00 +0000 41431 at In the 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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 Really! A 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aerospace Pneumatic Valves The Hitch Post Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:20:00 +0000 40891 at Do You Serve the Packaging Industry? <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>InterOcean Advisors LLC is an investment bank that provides merger, acquisition, and capital-raising advisory services to manufacturing companies. Periodically they publish marketing and financial reports that I think would be of interest to people involve in the industry the reports are written about.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Packaging The Hitch Post Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:59:00 +0000 40871 at Nuevas Tecnologías en la Inyección de Plásticos <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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Controls & Instrumentation Plastics & Injection Molding H&amp;P en tu idioma! Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:00:00 +0000 40741 at