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Manufacturing Q&A

Manufacturing Q&A

Trevor O’Malley is a recent college graduate in 2012 with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He has worked at Advanced Machine &.. Read More

08/02/2015 with 0 Comments
2015 Manufacturers Directory

2015 Manufacturers Directory

Download our 2015 Directory Listing and Product Matrix below. Click on the images for a PDF version. Read More

07/31/2015 with 0 Comments
2015 Minnesota Skills Competition

2015 Minnesota Skills Competition

Hosted by Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie Campus Dinner provided by SunSource, Continental Hydraulics, and Power Systems Student.. Read More

07/19/2015 with 0 Comments
A Formula for Success

A Formula for Success

How One Fluid Power Company is Growing by Building a Well-trained, Diverse Workforce In a world of economic instability combined with the.. Read More

07/15/2015 with 0 Comments
When to Replace a Pump

When to Replace a Pump

A frequent question in fluid power is “When should I replace my pump?” The answer is “It depends.” It depends on a multitude of.. Read More

07/12/2015 with 0 Comments
Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier Enables Wireless Configuration of Proportional Cartridges

Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier Enables Wireless Configuration of Proportional Cartridges

Sun Hydraulics Corp. developed a new way to configure embedded amplifiers without using a PC or connecting with wires. This new version can.. Read More

07/08/2015 with 0 Comments
Offshore Technology Conference Attendance Remains Strong in 2015

Offshore Technology Conference Attendance Remains Strong in 2015

Experts from the offshore energy industry around the world came together May 5-7 for the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) at NRG.. Read More

07/05/2015 with 0 Comments
Partners in Industry and Education Unveil Hydraulic Training Area to Mark National Apprenticeship Week

Partners in Industry and Education Unveil Hydraulic Training Area to Mark National Apprenticeship Week

A groundbreaking engineering training facility in the United Kingdom was unveiled to industry leaders by The JCB Academy and Parker.. Read More

07/01/2015 with 0 Comments
Fluid Power Industry Going Green

Fluid Power Industry Going Green

Ensuring responsible use of lubricants to avoid environmental damage is an ongoing responsibility of those who work in the fluid power.. Read More

06/28/2015 with 0 Comments
Vacuum Valves

Vacuum Valves

Click images to enlarge The most common form of vacuum generation is a vacuum venturi, often referred to as a “vacuum pump.” This can.. Read More

06/21/2015 with 0 Comments
2015 Photo Contest

2015 Photo Contest

June 19th is Fluid Power Professionals’ Day – a day of recognition for all of us who work in the fluid power field! It has been said.. Read More

06/19/2015 with 0 Comments
Lower the Pressure to Keep Your Compressed Air System Healthy

Lower the Pressure to Keep Your Compressed Air System Healthy

Just as lowering blood pressure reduces stress on your heart, lowering your compressed air pressure reduces stress on the heart of your.. Read More

06/14/2015 with 0 Comments
Pressure Effects on Seal Performance

Pressure Effects on Seal Performance

Standard shaft seals or rotary shaft seals are typically found in low-speed or low-pressure environments. As the speed of the shaft.. Read More

06/10/2015 with 0 Comments
In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Raymond F. Hanley, CFPE/AI – Emeritus Raymond F. Hanley, a tremendous advocate of the IFPS and fluid power industry, passed away near his.. Read More

06/08/2015 with 0 Comments
Troubleshooting: Science or Black Art?

Troubleshooting: Science or Black Art?

The increasing complexity of today’s hydraulic equipment means there is a lot to know about proactive maintenance to achieve optimum.. Read More

06/07/2015 with 0 Comments
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