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Eaton adds five displacement sizes to its Hydre-MAC LSHT motor

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Eaton today announced five new displacement sizes for its Hydre-MAC low-speed, high-torque (LSHT) direct drive, radial piston motor. Now available in eight sizes, including 13, 16, 20, 25,…

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New rear mount power take-off

Friday, January 29, 2016

Muncie Power Products has announced the release of a new rear mount power take-off in collaboration with its European sister company, Hydrocar. Muncie Power Products and Hydrocar have…

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Spectronics Corporation acquires manufacturing company

Friday, January 29, 2016

Spectronics Corporation has announced the acquisition of H&I Manufacturing Inc., a precision machine and job shop located in Bohemia, NY. As part of the purchase agreement, H&I became…

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Price Engineering acquires Fox Valley Fluid Power

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Price Engineering Company, a provider of hydraulic and pneumatic systems, components and service, announced that it has acquired the assets of Fox Valley Fluid Power (FVFP), a local…

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How hydraulic fluids affect energy efficiency

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The fluid is a key part of any hydraulic system. It transmits power, lubricates components, transfers heat, acts as a sealing agent, and helps minimize the harmful effects…

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Fluid power spurs ag machinery innovations

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Fluid power was well-represented at Agritechnica, the world’s largest agricultural-machinery trade fair held last month in Hannover, Germany. Fluid Power World recently noted that Linde Hydraulics received the…

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HINO 338 Series PTO and installation kit

Monday, November 2, 2015

Muncie Power Products, Inc. has partnered with Hino and Allison Transmission to design the power take-off and installation kit for the Hino 338 Series. The design uses Muncie…

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Trelleborg Sealing Solutions expands its Americas R&D Center

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces it has increased the size of its Product Testing Laboratory located at the HA Traub Technical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This expansion comprises…

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10 years of the CCEFP!

Thursday, October 15, 2015

I’ve covered fluid power technology since the mid-1990s and one of my biggest complaints about the industry was that it lagged far behind Europe and Asia—at least in collaboration…

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Hydraulic controls bring precision and flexibility to force testing

Thursday, October 15, 2015

by Rick Meyerhoefer, Delta Computer Systems Dead-weight testing is finally replaced by something decidedly more 21st century. Traditionally, repair facilities test hoists in a pretty straightforward way—they lift…

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