Tag Archives: hydraulic

World Fluid Power Summit
    by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The world of fluid power is getting ready to gather at IFPE 2017, the leading international exposition and technical conference dedicated to the integration of fluid power with other technologies for power transmission and motion control applications. But one event hosted by the NFPA will truly bring the world...

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For those Fluid Power Design Blog readers interested in learning more about hydraulic cylinders, look no further.  I ran across this post by the folks at Aggressive Hydraulics and thought that the article might give basic system design answers to some of your common hydraulic cylinder issues.  In the blog a video from the Science...

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Company Profile
NFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News Each week we publish a short profile of an NFPA member as one way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s company is Magnetek. Founded in 1984 and headquartered in Menomonee Falls, in the Greater Milwaukee area, Magnetek specializes in the development, manufacture and...

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ORNL Manufacturing Demonstration Facility
by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I got a good look at some possible additive manufacturing applications for fluid power on my recent tour of the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) for additive manufacturing at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Our friends at the CCEFP helped arrange the tour on the tail end of the...

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