Category: Technical products

The OEM-Customer Relationship in Ag: What Growers Want (and How to Give It to Them)

From the Association of Equipment Manufacturers   The success (or failure) of any relationship depends on a variety of factors – both great and small. However, in the vast majority cases, the level of trust that exists between two parties in the relationship often determines its long-term potential and – ultimately – its fate. Equipment […]

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PIRTEK Opens Third Center in Utah

PIRTEK recently opened its third Utah franchise. PIRTEK Lehi opened Sept. 21. It is the third PIRTEK center for franchise owner Todd Miceli, who also opened PIRTEK businesses in Salt Lake City in 2017 and Clearfield in 2019. The three franchises are almost evenly spaced along major freeway I-15, which cuts straight through the center […]

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Delta Signs tsb-bescom as Authorized Distributor

Delta Computer Systems, a manufacturer of motion controllers and other industrial products, recently announced tsb-bescom of Duiven, Netherlands, as the newest distributor for Delta’s RMC motion controllers. tsb-bescom offers customers in the Netherlands and Belgium a line of complementary industrial sensor and control technology. tsb’s technical sales and engineering staff work with customers to develop […]

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Proper Check Valve Sizing Can Avoid Costly Problems

By Sheila Kennedy, CMRP, Additive Communications Managing Director and Brian Strait, Business Development Manager, Check-All Valve Mfg. Co. It is surprisingly common for check valve sizing to be an afterthought in the flow-control and fluid-process industries. Often marketed together with gate and globe valves, check valves are such a small part of the gate, globe, […]

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Bosch Rexroth Launches New E-Commerce Website

Bosch Rexroth has launched BuyRexroth.com, a new e-commerce portal designed to streamline purchasing of in-demand Rexroth components, including industrial and mobile hydraulics, linear motion technology, and electric drives and controls products. The site offers real-time inventory for immediate purchase and same-day shipping. Products currently offered on the site include pressure- and directional-control valves and fixed- […]

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Certification for Today’s Mobile Hydraulic Mechanic

In 2021, IFPS will release an upgraded Mobile Hydraulic Mechanic Certification Study Manual that reflects the knowledge and skills needed for today’s mobile hydraulic mechanic. It aligns more closely with the European Fluid Power Committee and CETOP. Added and improved areas of the manual: Principles of operation explained for commonly found components within a mobile hydraulic […]

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Newly Certified Accredited Instructors

Congratulations to our new certified fluid power Accredited Instructors (AI) and Authorized Job Performance Proctors (AJPP.)  The approved applicants, who must hold at least one certification, conducted a planned presentation and were evaluated by a panel of subject-matter experts and peers during a recent instructor training workshop in Detroit. Mark Fiori, CFPMIH, CFPAI, CFPJPP, CFPJPCC […]

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The Top Three Reasons Cylinders Fail

By Ryan Roberts, Market Specialist, Parker Hannifin Cylinder Division Cylinders can fail for a number of reasons, from wrong specifications to operator error. However, in this day and age with a number of engineering tools available to help reduce spec errors and strong expertise within the fluid power industry, one of the leading causes of […]

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Microsoft Certification

As a manufacturer of high-performance air- and liquid-pressure energy tools, our specialty is a discipline that most people is probably not conversant in. Pneumatic tools are instruments which are driven by air. In these instruments, compressed air from a cylinder is made to cross by way of a management valve which is operated by the consumer. The air is then handed through a small turbine which generates rotary motion. This rotary motion is used to drive a shaft. In management programs. compressed air is broadly used within the petrochemical business where electric energy can’t be used due to the danger of fire. Gross sales engineers are all the time in demand and they’re paid greater than technicians with comparable expertise and qualifications. The work might be very attention-grabbing as a result of over time a technical representative acquires a big body of data of his specialization. When a client has … Read the rest