Tag Archives: contamination

Episode 27 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Cam MacNeil of Stauff Corporation and his expertise on how contamination impacts hydraulic systems. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry forward. New episodes will be released every other Monday. View the...

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NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference
September 2020 Virtual NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference September 3, 2020 | 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM (Central Time) Register Here  A full agenda for the September 3 NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference on contamination and its effects on fluid power systems is now available. The conference, which will take place online via Zoom, will feature the following presentations: Varnish: The Forgotten Contaminant | Mark Barnes,...

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NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference
September 2020 Virtual NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference September 3, 2020 | 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM (Central Time) Register Here  Increase your understanding of contamination and its effects on fluid power systems at the September 3 NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference, presented in a virtual format by NFPA and MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). Registration for the event is now open...

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Salt Lake City
The U.S. Technical Advisory Group (TAG) on contamination control continued development of several fluid power filter-related ISO standards and interlaboratory tests at its recent meetings in Salt Lake City. Three projects in particular came to the forefront: Work continues in the revision of ISO 11171, Calibration of automatic particle counters for liquids. A round robin is going on...

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fluid power standardization
The U.S. Technical Advisory Group (TAG) on contamination control met this past week in Ann Arbor, Michigan to continue its work on several filter-related ISO standards. The projects covered a variety of contamination topics, but two standards covering methods and calibration came to the forefront: Prior to the meeting, several committee members representing seven labs...

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