Hydraulics http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8232/more en The Advantages of Modern Electric Actuators http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/advantages-modern-electric-actuators <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Exlar </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are reasons one might have for choosing electric actuators over hydraulic actuators? What are the primary...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/advantages-modern-electric-actuators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/advantages-modern-electric-actuators#comments Design FAQs Controllers Hydraulics Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:42:00 +0000 63811 at http://machinedesign.com Hydraulic Work Supports Achieve High Performance http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance <div class="node-body article-body">Automatically adjusting hydraulic work supports developed by Carr Lane Roemheld come in spring-, fluid-, and air-advanced versions.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-work-supports-achieve-high-performance#comments What's Inside? Hydraulics Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:51:00 +0000 63671 at http://machinedesign.com FAQ's on Selecting a Pump http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/faqs-selecting-pump <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by KNF Neuberger </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What should instrument and equipment design engineers be aware of when choosing a pump for their application? What are some of the critical...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/faqs-selecting-pump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/faqs-selecting-pump#comments Design FAQs Manufacturing Equipment Hydraulics Pneumatics Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:23:00 +0000 63081 at http://machinedesign.com Designing Hydraulic Hoses for Extreme Conditions http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/designing-hydraulic-hoses-extreme-conditions <div class="field-byline"> Kyri McDonough, Parker Hannifin Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Hydraulic hoses must withstand extreme temperatures to minimize downtime and maintain productivity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hydraulic hoses must withstand extreme temperatures to minimize downtime and maintain productivity.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/designing-hydraulic-hoses-extreme-conditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/designing-hydraulic-hoses-extreme-conditions#comments Hydraulics Sat, 28 May 2016 03:04:00 +0000 62601 at http://machinedesign.com Miniature Fitting Options - What they didn’t teach you about miniature fittings in engineering school! http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/miniature-fitting-options-what-they-didn-t-teach-you-about-miniature-fi <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Beswick Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers and designers are faced with many important decisions regarding the selection of...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/miniature-fitting-options-what-they-didn-t-teach-you-about-miniature-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/miniature-fitting-options-what-they-didn-t-teach-you-about-miniature-fi#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Hydraulics Tue, 24 May 2016 20:39:00 +0000 62211 at http://machinedesign.com Quick Disconnects – Basic Guide http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/quick-disconnects-basic-guide <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Beswick Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the exciting world of fluid power, designers have many options to consider when choosing the...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/quick-disconnects-basic-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/cables-connectors-enclosures/quick-disconnects-basic-guide#comments Cables, Connectors, Enclosures White Papers Hydraulics Tue, 24 May 2016 19:54:00 +0000 62201 at http://machinedesign.com Pressure Regulator - Design Choice is Key http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/pressure-regulator-design-choice-key <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Beswick Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Choosing the best pressure regulator for an application can become a daunting task. Although design styles and...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/pressure-regulator-design-choice-key" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/pressure-regulator-design-choice-key#comments White Papers Hydraulics Tue, 24 May 2016 19:47:00 +0000 62191 at http://machinedesign.com Hydraulic Load Sensing http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-load-sensing <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HAWE Hydraulics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How can load sensing be beneficial to a hydraulic system? What is the typical efficiency of a hydraulic system? What are the problems when flow is fixed?</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-load-sensing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/hydraulic-load-sensing#comments Design FAQs Hydraulics Fri, 20 May 2016 14:21:00 +0000 47451 at http://machinedesign.com The Impact of IoT on Fluid-Power Systems http://machinedesign.com/iot/impact-iot-fluid-power-systems <div class="field-deck"> Experts explain how fluid-power systems are becoming more interconnected in the ever-expanding Internet of Things universe. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experts explain how fluid-power systems are becoming more interconnected in the ever-expanding Internet of Things universe.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/iot/impact-iot-fluid-power-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/iot/impact-iot-fluid-power-systems#comments Hydraulics IoT Pneumatics Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:36:00 +0000 60721 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference Between Direct and Indirect Drives for Hydraulic Pumps? http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/what-s-difference-between-direct-and-indirect-drives-hydraulic-pumps <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers and designers commonly use electric motors to power hydraulic pumps. In some cases, the motor and pump are set up in a direct drive configuration. In others, they are connected using an indirect drive. Here’s a look at each drive type.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/what-s-difference-between-direct-and-indirect-drives-hydraulic-pumps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/what-s-difference-between-direct-and-indirect-drives-hydraulic-pumps#comments What's the Difference Between... Hydraulics Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:22:00 +0000 56971 at http://machinedesign.com