Fluid Power Forum Discusses Digitalization of Proportional Valves

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Episode 37 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Gary Rosenberger and Will Campbell of Atos. Listen below to hear how their approach to proportional valves is revolutionizing industrial machinery. [button link=” https://fluidpowerforward.libsyn.com/utilizing-digital-proportional-valves-to-create-tunable-component-performance”  target=”blank” style=”primary”]Listen to the Podcast[/button] This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that…

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NFPA, ISO Working Toward Pneumatic Valve Energy Consumption and Efficiency Standards

Standards Development

  by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   Utilizing a process for determining positions of public advocacy for standardization initiatives (see this NFPA News post), the NFPA Board of Directors has adopted the following position: “The fluid power industry needs a standardized way to measure the energy consumption and efficiency of fluid power components and systems.…

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NFPA, ISO Working Toward Hydraulic Valve Energy Consumption and Efficiency Standards

Standards Development

  by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Utilizing a process for determining positions of public advocacy for standardization initiatives (see this NFPA News post), the NFPA Board of Directors has adopted the following position: “The fluid power industry needs a standardized way to measure the energy consumption and efficiency of fluid power components and systems. As…

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Increase Your Production Efficiency by Using Pinch Valves in Food and Beverage Handling Equipment

In this blog Mr. Winston Wong, Bimba’s Medical Segment, introduces the importance of using effective technologies to better automate, service and increase production efficiency in systems while ensuring a high level of customer safety. Introduction One important focus of the food and beverage market is ensuring that its consumer products are created, packaged and consumed…

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Why choose a Piston Spool Valve?

This blog is the next in a series of blog posts contributed by Philipp Wahl, Festo AG & Co. KG. Mr. Wahl introduces valve technologies, what we need to know about poppet valves, piston spool valves and the cartridge principle.  He will also give us a valve selection aid to help us determine which valve type suits…

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Why Should You Choose Your Valves Carefully?

The next several blog posts are contributed by Philipp Wahl, Festo AG & Co. KG. Mr. Wahl introduces valve technologies, what we need to know about poppet valves, piston spool valves and the cartridge principle.  He will also give us a valve selection aid to help us determine which valve type suits us best. Piston Spool Valves…

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