Hydraulics http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8232/more en Caps & Plugs Application Guide http://machinedesign.com/materials/caps-plugs-application-guide <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Essentra </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Choosing the right cap or plug to protect your application can be challenging. Our guide provides an</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/caps-plugs-application-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/caps-plugs-application-guide#comments White Papers Hydraulics Materials Fri, 16 Dec 2016 18:17:00 +0000 68281 at http://machinedesign.com Comparing Electric Rod Actuators and Hydraulic Cylinders http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/comparing-electric-rod-actuators-and-hydraulic-cylinders <div class="field-byline"> Aaron Dietrich, Tolomatic, Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here’s a look at the pros and cons of these two predominant forms of motion control. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here’s a look at the pros and cons of these two predominant forms of motion control.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/comparing-electric-rod-actuators-and-hydraulic-cylinders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/comparing-electric-rod-actuators-and-hydraulic-cylinders#comments Manufacturing Equipment Hydraulics Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:56:00 +0000 68181 at http://machinedesign.com How to Make Pressure Switches that Last http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/how-make-pressure-switches-last <div class="field-byline"> Rob Hishmeh, ‎Vice President of Sales at Sigma-Netics </div> <div class="field-deck"> The author offers simple design principles for pressure switches on off-highway operating conditions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Commodity pressure switches fail all the time. And in nonessential fluid control applications, those failures may not amount to much more than the switch’s replacement cost. However...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/how-make-pressure-switches-last" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/how-make-pressure-switches-last#comments Construction/Off-road Hydraulics Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:46:00 +0000 67901 at http://machinedesign.com Controlling Water Hammer and Hydraulic Shocks with Passive Control http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/controlling-water-hammer-and-hydraulic-shocks-passive-control <div class="node-body article-body">A simpler, passive method of controlling pressure transients in hydraulic sustems can be accomplished using line restrictors. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/controlling-water-hammer-and-hydraulic-shocks-passive-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/controlling-water-hammer-and-hydraulic-shocks-passive-control#comments Hydraulics Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:18:00 +0000 66591 at http://machinedesign.com Electric Rod Actuators vs. Hydraulic Cylinders: Comparing Performance and Cost http://machinedesign.com/webinar/electric-rod-actuators-vs-hydraulic-cylinders-comparing-performance-and-cost <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tolomatic </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:30</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <table border="0" style="font-family: verdana, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;" width="350"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="font-size: 11px;" width="101"><img alt="" height="115" src="http://penton.com/webcasts/Aaron_Dietrich_Cropped.jpg" width="115" /></td> <td class="style3" style="font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;" width="239"> <p><strong>Aaron Dietrich</strong>&nbsp;<br /> <em>Director of Marketing</em><br /> <em>Tolomatic, Inc.</em></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="style3" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">Aaron Dietrich, director of marketing, Tolomatic, Inc., has an extensive background in the motion control industry, including several years of experience as a design and application sales engineer in drives and controls. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, and an M.B.A. from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn.</p> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Electric rod-style actuators can achieve high-end hydraulic forces and are viable candidates for replacing...</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-webinar-form-title"> <span>Registration Form Title:&nbsp;</span> Webinar Registration </div> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.machinedesign.com/ElectricRodActuators </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1500pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/webinar/electric-rod-actuators-vs-hydraulic-cylinders-comparing-performance-and-cost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Hydraulics Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:34:00 +0000 66141 at http://machinedesign.com Creating Larger Forces with Differential Roller Screws http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/creating-larger-forces-differential-roller-screws <div class="node-body article-body">Schaeffler’s PWG differential roller screw can create up to five times the force of a ball screw, making it ideal for hydraulic systems.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/creating-larger-forces-differential-roller-screws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/creating-larger-forces-differential-roller-screws#comments What's Inside? Fasteners Hydraulics Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:12:00 +0000 66411 at http://machinedesign.com Compact Decentralized Hydraulic System for Highly Dynamic Movements http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/compact-decentralized-hydraulic-system-highly-dynamic-movements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Hoerbiger </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the benefits of designing with decentralized hydraulic systems? What components do you need for a...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/compact-decentralized-hydraulic-system-highly-dynamic-movements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/compact-decentralized-hydraulic-system-highly-dynamic-movements#comments Design FAQs Hydraulics Mon, 15 Aug 2016 13:54:00 +0000 65341 at http://machinedesign.com Energy Efficiency in Hydraulic Systems of Machining Centers http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-efficiency-hydraulic-systems-machining-centers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HAWE </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the hydraulic functions in modern machining centers and lathe machines? When working with machining centers and lathe machines, what are the...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-efficiency-hydraulic-systems-machining-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-efficiency-hydraulic-systems-machining-centers#comments Design FAQs Manufacturing Equipment Hydraulics Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:58:00 +0000 65261 at http://machinedesign.com Energy-Saving Electrical Pumps Satisfy New DoE Standards http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-saving-electrical-pumps-satisfy-new-doe-standards <div class="field-byline"> Christof Salcher, HBM </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using a variable-speed drive could reduce up to 50% of a pump’s energy consumption.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-saving-electrical-pumps-satisfy-new-doe-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/hydraulics/energy-saving-electrical-pumps-satisfy-new-doe-standards#comments Engineering Essentials Hydraulics Mon, 08 Aug 2016 13:18:00 +0000 65221 at http://machinedesign.com 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