A frequent question in fluid power is “When should I replace my pump?” The answer is “It depends.” It depends on a multitude of..
Select a Secure Circuit Design In fluid power applications, safety is the number-one priority in the design of a system. Vacuum lifting, as..
(and Convincing a Customer it is Worth it!) Machine builders and their customers are often at odds over machine pricing and how to address..
The AST5300 wet/wet differential pressure transducer is for use in explosion-proof and non-incendive areas. Featuring all 316L and Inconel..
I recently conducted failure analysis and a reliability audit on a 300-kilowatt (400-hp) hydrostatic transmission. This hydraulic system..
ONE THING I FIND in maintenance costs is money wasted due to air leaks that drive a compressor runtime through the roof and the electric..
Machinery in a plant often operates at pressure settings higher than that actually needed to get the job done. Elevated pressure settings..
A customer purchased and installed a 4-way air valve, however air leaked continuously out the exhaust port of the valve just like the old..
In a condition-based maintenance environment, the decision to change out a hydraulic pump or motor is usually based on either remaining..