Pneumatics http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8240/more en The Hidden Cost of a Leaky Valve http://machinedesign.com/pneumatics/hidden-cost-leaky-valve <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Humphrey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Is a leaky valve costing you cash? 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