Applications http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Troubleshooting Challenge: Lumberyard Stacker Cylinder Drops http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops <div class="node-body article-body">A lumber company had an older yard stacker machine that they wanted to put back into service. The problem: The boom lift cylinder would drop when the operator also rotated the forks at the same time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/troubleshooting-challenge-lumberyard-stacker-cylinder-drops#comments Forestry & Lumber Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 19 May 2015 14:09:00 +0000 32631 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Strength in Numbers http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers <div class="field-byline"> Marty Worth, Whayne Supply Co. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Four years of field use and analysis of vehicle maintenance histories reveal that the addition of high-strength magnets to hydraulic filtration systems can reduce service expenses up to 80%. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four years of field use and analysis of vehicle maintenance histories reveal that the addition of high-strength magnets to hydraulic filtration systems can reduce service expenses up to 80%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-filters/strength-numbers#comments Hydraulic Filters Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 15 May 2015 16:26:00 +0000 32451 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com WasteExpo Unveils Latest Waste-Removal Trends http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends <div class="field-deck"> Exhibitors and industry experts will discuss evolving green technology to improve overall efficiency. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Exhibitors and industry experts will discuss evolving green technology to improve overall efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/wasteexpo-unveils-latest-waste-removal-trends#comments Other Technologies Waste Management Thu, 14 May 2015 20:11:00 +0000 32291 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics? What’s Your Pleasure? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure <div class="node-body article-body">What machine would you say most exemplifies the benefits of hydraulics? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:16:00 +0000 32101 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com New Catalog Covers Vehicle Air Valves, Controls http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/new-catalog-covers-vehicle-air-valves-controls <div class="node-body article-body">DEL Hydraulics recently released a 28-page catalog describing pneumatic components for controlling hoists, power takeoffs, dump pumps, plows, and other functions on work trucks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/new-catalog-covers-vehicle-air-valves-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/new-catalog-covers-vehicle-air-valves-controls#comments Controls & Instrumentation Rail, Truck & Bus Pneumatic Valves Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:42:00 +0000 32091 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com More Hydraulic Hybrids on the Horizon http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon <div class="node-body article-body">Kiessling Transit's fleet of new 2015 and 2016 Ford E450 chassis and Elkhart Coach bodies will incorporate the Lightning Hybrids parallel hybrid system installed prior to delivery this summer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon#comments Accumulators Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:00:00 +0000 32071 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Elephant House Doors Open on Their Own http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own <div class="node-body article-body">St. Louis Zoo officials asked Valtec Hydraulics Inc., St. Louis, to design a preventive maintenance program for hydraulic system in the zoo’s elephant house. A problem occurred after Valtec changed all five pressure filters during normal scheduled service. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/maintenance/troubleshooting-challenge-elephant-house-doors-open-their-own#comments Maintenance Entertainment Cylinders & Actuators Hydraulic Valves Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:10:00 +0000 32061 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Fluids Meet Tighter Requirements for Marine Vessels http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels <div class="node-body article-body">Chevron Products recently introduced Clarity Synthetic environmentally acceptable hydraulic and gear oils, which provide lubrication and thermodynamic properties and seal compatibility for hydraulic equipment and industrial gearing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:37:00 +0000 32051 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics Zips Along Golden Gate Bridge http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/hydraulics-zips-along-golden-gate-bridge <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the great icons of America, but rush-hour traffic has been a nightmare for decades. Officials have wrestled with many different potential solutions to traffic congestion on the bridge, but none were implemented because Northern Californians are unwilling to see the beauty of their historic landmark desecrated. Even if a solution could be implemented, costs would likely be excessive. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/hydraulics-zips-along-golden-gate-bridge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/construction/hydraulics-zips-along-golden-gate-bridge#comments Construction News Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:18:00 +0000 32021 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Big Rigs Walk the Walk http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk <div class="node-body article-body">When several wells must to be drilled close to each other, it's cost-efficient to move the drilling rig from slot to slot, which prompted the development of fully automated walking rigs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk#comments Marine & Offshore Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:47:00 +0000 32001 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com