Applications http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Troubleshooting Challenge: Post-Hole Hammer Undergoes Pump Failures http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-post-hole-hammer-undergoes-pump-failures <div class="node-body article-body">The pressure-compensated pump in a hydraulic attachment for a front-end loader that hammered fence posts into the ground failed after only about two to three months of operation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-post-hole-hammer-undergoes-pump-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-post-hole-hammer-undergoes-pump-failures#comments Construction Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:02:00 +0000 36161 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Air Valves Pull Three Shifts http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/air-valves-pull-three-shifts <div class="field-deck"> The trend in automation toward smaller, multifunctional components marches on. One of the latest developments is pneumatic multifunctional flow-control valves in machines that produce infusion and blood bags. These valves shorten assembly time and cut installation space in half. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the latest developments in automation is space-saving pneumatic multifunctional flow-control valves in machines that produce infusion and blood bags. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/air-valves-pull-three-shifts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/air-valves-pull-three-shifts#comments Packaging Pneumatic Valves Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:53:00 +0000 36091 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Road Resurfacer Practices Environmental Finesse http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/road-resurfacer-practices-environmental-finesse <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>When it comes to repairing blacktop, <a href="http://www.bettisasphalt.com/" target="_blank">Bettis Asphalt &amp; Construction</a> is confident in the environmental finesse of its heating-and-milling machines. Unlike heavy trucks used in conventional overlays, the machines recycle 100% of the asphalt. But the company couldn&rsquo;t help but notice the impact of the high-temperature milling process on its hydraulic motors and gearboxes.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/fluid-power-talk">Fluid Power Talk</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/road-resurfacer-practices-environmental-finesse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/road-resurfacer-practices-environmental-finesse#comments Construction Hydraulic Pumps & Motors News Fluid Power Talk Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:25:00 +0000 36081 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Machine Builder Unveils Green HPU http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/machine-tools/machine-builder-unveils-green-hpu <div class="node-body article-body">MJC Engineering's Green Hydraulic Power HPU can reduce electrical input energy by as much as 70%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/machine-tools/machine-builder-unveils-green-hpu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/machine-tools/machine-builder-unveils-green-hpu#comments Machine Tools Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:08:00 +0000 35971 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Tree Processor Comes Full Circle with Hydraulic Swivels http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels <div class="node-body article-body">Southstar and United Equipment Accessories developed an electrical slip ring/hydraulic swivel combination assembly that creates a 360° rotating head for a multi-tree processor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/forestry-lumber/tree-processor-comes-full-circle-hydraulic-swivels#comments Forestry & Lumber Fittings & Couplings Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:04:00 +0000 35751 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Construction Equipment Market Builds http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/construction-equipment-market-builds <div class="node-body article-body">Global sales of construction equipment are forecast to grow 3.9% in unit terms in 2016, according to economic forecasting and market research consultant, Off-Highway Research. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/construction-equipment-market-builds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/construction-equipment-market-builds#comments Construction News Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:03:00 +0000 35701 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Tough-Built Hydraulics Tackle Rough Terrain http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/tough-built-hydraulics-tackle-rough-terrain <div class="node-body article-body">Kalmar Global's RT022 rough-terrain telescopic forklift is compact enough to drive right inside a container, and has a 5,000-lb. lifting capacity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/tough-built-hydraulics-tackle-rough-terrain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/tough-built-hydraulics-tackle-rough-terrain#comments Other Industries Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:03:00 +0000 35671 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics & Pneumatics Products of the Week (1/25-2/1) http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The new product roundup includes push-to-connect fittings and flow-control valves, along with radial-piston hydraulic motors, and new standard cartridge valves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hydraulics-pneumatics-products-week-125-21#comments Products Food & Beverage Controls & Instrumentation Fittings & Couplings Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Rail, Truck & Bus Pneumatic Valves Mon, 25 Jan 2016 22:33:00 +0000 35651 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Servopneumatics Helps Spruce Up Subway Tunnels http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/servopneumatics-helps-spruce-subway-tunnels <div class="field-deck"> Tentacle-like suction nozzles and suction feet are positioned using the latest servopneumatics from Festo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Servopneumatics plays a key role in a new tunnel maintenance train built to improve the cleanliness of subways and make the job faster, easier, more effective, and at lower cost. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/servopneumatics-helps-spruce-subway-tunnels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/servopneumatics-helps-spruce-subway-tunnels#comments Cylinders & Actuators Rail, Truck & Bus Pneumatic Valves Wed, 23 Dec 2015 19:58:00 +0000 35441 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com