Learn how dynamic simulation can improve your hydraulic designs

The upcoming Fluid Power Technology Conference in Milwaukee offers engineers and designers a number of opportunities to network and learn from industry experts—as well as pneumatic and hydraulic…

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Eaton’s Patent Pending Technology Enables Flexible System Design

Power management company Eaton introduced a patent pending new “drive in a drive” technology that saves space and extends motor life, making smaller 34 cubic centimeters, 41cc and…

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An option for radically smaller reservoirs

The editors of Fluid Power World have planned out a great series of presentations for the upcoming Fluid Power Technology Conference in Milwaukee. As such, engineers, designers and students…

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Optimizing your hydraulic cylinder designs

Attendees to the Fluid Power Technology Conference, presented by Fluid Power World, will have plenty of opportunities to learn from industry experts—as well as pneumatic and hydraulic manufacturers—at…

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GM single acting telescopic cylinders

Hydraulex Global introduces Genuine Metaris Single Acting Telescopic Cylinders that are reliable, smooth operating and totally interchangeable. Genuine Metaris MH series telescopic cylinders are engineered for rugged reliable…

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Efficient hydrostatic travel drives, quickly applied

The axial piston variable pump A30VG enables short engineering times for hydrostatic travel drives thanks to its full compatibility with the mobile electronics range from Rexroth and well-proven…

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Learn the roadmap to an Application Specific Hydraulic Cylinder

Attendees to the Fluid Power Technology Conference, presented by Fluid Power World, will have plenty of opportunities to learn from industry experts—as well as pneumatic and hydraulic manufacturers—at…

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CAN-linked microcontroller-based display simplifies communication

The CL-712 is a solid-state Cortex A8 ARM microcontroller based display and member of the HED CANLink multiplexed control family. Delivered in a plastic enclosure, this unit provides…

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New hydraulically driven pump for underground mining applications

SKF today announced the introduction of its Lincoln HTL 201 EEX hydraulically driven pump for use in volatile applications, such as underground mining. Featuring a steel pump body…

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New radial piston motor from Rexroth

Rexroth is expanding its range of direct drives for compact tracked loaders and other tracked vehicles with the new MCR-T radial piston motor in frame size 10. The…

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Manuli Hydraulics awarded “Best Supply Performance”

Manuli Hydraulics was recently honored with the award for “Best Supply Performance” at the Manitou supplier conference. Founded over 60 years ago, the Manitou Group now has a…

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Where are pressure transducers used?

Pressure transducers are used in any fluid power application requiring a high-resolution and accurate electronic measurement of pressure. A transducer is a device which changes one form of…

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Learn all about cyclical testing in fluid power applications

Attendees to the Fluid Power Technology Conference, presented by Fluid Power World, will have plenty of opportunities to learn from industry experts—as well as pneumatic and hydraulic manufacturers—at the…

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What is flood feed versus suction feed?

Flood feed versus suction feed is the way to prevent cavitation in your hydraulic/fluid power system. When you have a flooded suction, you have a reservoir either to the…

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IFPE will be home to the first-ever 3D printed excavator

A group of engineering students and researchers is in the process of building key components on the world’s first 3D printed excavator, to be unveiled at CONEXPO-CON/AGG and…

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New digital product configurator from Eaton

Power management company Eaton, has recently expanded their digital product configurator to include large bore tie rod and mill duty cylinders. Built by CADENAS PARTsolutions, the digital product…

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What is an LVIT and where are they used?

LVITs, Linear Variable Inductive Transducers, which have been around for more than 30 years, are relatively low cost, contactless position sensing devices that utilize eddy currents developed by…

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New touchless in-cylinder sensors have 5 output versions

Novotechnik has introduced the TH1 Series of touchless in-cylinder linear position sensors. This family of rod-style sensors is designed for integration in hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, while the…

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World market for hydraulic pumps to reach $10.4 billion by 2022

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, the global hydraulic pump market is expected to garner $10.4 billion of revenue by 2022, growing at a CAGR…

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Motion Industries launches initiative to service renewable energy segment

Motion Industries, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC), announced the creation…

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Catching up with Rolf Najork, the new chairman of Bosch Rexroth AG

A few months ago, Rolf Najork took over the reins at Bosch Rexroth as chairman of the executive board. I had the opportunity to sit down and speak…

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Bucher Hydraulics develops non-return valves with 50% higher flow

Global competition and increasing cost pressures have raised expectations for every aspect of hydraulic systems. According to officials at Bucher Hydraulics, that’s why it pays to review even…

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Where are hydraulic motors used?

Hydraulic motors are used in any application requiring rotational force, also known as torque. A hydraulic motor converts hydrostatic energy into mechanical energy by pushing vanes, gears or…

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Twelve tips for better cylinder selection

By Marty Hegyi Product Manager, Cylinders, Bosch Rexroth Corp. Here’s how to design hydraulic cylinders that improve performance, last longer and cost less. Hydraulic cylinders harness fluid pressure and flow to generate…

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CONEXPO and IFPE to get bigger?

If you’ve never attended the CONEXPO/IFPE shows, let me tell you something—they’re enormous. How big are they? Well, they spread across pretty much the entire Las Vegas Convention…

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