Design FAQs http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6841/more en Electronic Pressure Transducers http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-pressure-transducers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by NOSHOK </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Those working in the fluid power industry often consider themselves mechanically inclined. Concepts of pressure, force, flow, and torque are second nature. But the continuing influx of...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-pressure-transducers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/controls-instrumentation/electronic-pressure-transducers#comments Design FAQs Controls & Instrumentation Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:46:00 +0000 39301 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Designing and Applying Multi-Passage Soft-Seal Rotating Unions http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/designing-and-applying-multi-passage-soft-seal-rotating-unions <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Deublin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is the purpose of using a multi-passage rotating union? What are a few of the main applications for multi-passage unions? 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What would be the first step...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/air-compressors/reducing-cost-compressed-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/air-compressors/reducing-cost-compressed-air#comments Air Compressors Design FAQs Maintenance Fittings & Couplings Other Components Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:07:00 +0000 38721 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com New Valve Technologies Improve Load- Sensing Systems http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/new-valve-technologies-improve-load-sensing-systems <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Eaton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The ability for a hydraulic system to provide variable pressure and variable flow has many advantages, not the least of which is...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/new-valve-technologies-improve-load-sensing-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/new-valve-technologies-improve-load-sensing-systems#comments Design FAQs Hydraulic Valves Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:29:00 +0000 38641 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Advances in Magnetostrictive Technology Make Sensors Ideal for Off-Highway Machines http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by MTS Sensors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Off-highway equipment has seen a significant increase in the need for electrohydraulic automation in mobile equipment, which, in turn, requires reliable...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/advances-magnetostrictive-technology-make-sensors-ideal-highway-machines#comments Design FAQs Other Technologies Cylinders & Actuators Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:11:00 +0000 38041 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com FAQs on Continuous Contamination Monitoring http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/faqs-continuous-contamination-monitoring <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by MP Filtri </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s well documented that contamination is a major cause of hydraulic equipment failure. 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Why should my company use...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/faqs-pressure-sensor-diagnostics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/other-technologies/faqs-pressure-sensor-diagnostics#comments Design FAQs Other Technologies Wed, 04 Nov 2015 17:44:00 +0000 34931 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Take the Guesswork Out of Air-Cylinder Cushioning http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/take-guesswork-out-air-cylinder-cushioning <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Festo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Self-adjusting cushioning for pneumatic cylinders automatically sets end-of-stroke damping depending on...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/take-guesswork-out-air-cylinder-cushioning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/take-guesswork-out-air-cylinder-cushioning#comments Design FAQs Cylinders & Actuators Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:51:00 +0000 34561 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Preventive Maintenance is a Wise Investment http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/design-faqs/preventive-maintenance-wise-investment <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Hawe Hydraulik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lack of proper maintenance is the leading cause of hydraulic component and system failure. However, practicing preventive maintenance (PM) can reduce machine downtime and increase...</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/design-faqs/preventive-maintenance-wise-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/design-faqs/preventive-maintenance-wise-investment#comments Design FAQs Maintenance Hydraulics Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:27:00 +0000 33841 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com FAQ's on What type of cylinder stroke sensor do I need? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/faqs-what-type-cylinder-stroke-sensor-do-i-need <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Balluff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are lots of products out there for sensing the stroke position of a hydraulic cylinder. How do I know which one to use? 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