Last month marked the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Thanks to advances in surgery, that war saw more injured soldiers return home than any previous conflict. To help these men regain their mobility and potentially return to work in some capacity, research and development was quickly devoted to prosthetics. According to ...
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....More
Aside from a big jump from analog to digital control, electronics in fluid power has gone through evolutionary changes. Components with Bluetooth and similar wireless communication have only recently been introduced to the fluid power market, though....More
Series 714 double-acting piston seals from Hallite Seals America feature reinforced, heat-stabilized, thermoplastic sealing faces, equipped with a step-cut joint to allow easy passage over ports....More
Alliance Sensor Group's LA-21-A series of ac linear variable differential transformers (LVDTs), featuring five full ranges from 3 in. to 15 in., suits applications such as stamping or drawing press-die openings and processing valve controls....More