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Whitepaper: Servo Valve Design for Faster Response in Motion Systems and also Low Contamination Susceptibility

August 9, 2019 WHAT’S NEW / Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

ABSTRACT Servo valves are continuing to experience more demand as time goes on due to affordable sophisticated electronic controls that are now more available than ever in the market today. The problem with most of these torque motor driven, piloted type servo valves is the susceptibility of these valves to […]

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Repair or Replace: What is the best option for my hydraulic valve?

July 26, 2019 WHAT’S NEW / Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

Even the most reliable and well-made hydraulic valves can become fatigued and break down. A damaged valve can often stop a hydraulic system from operating completely which will cause problems and damage productivity. Many people wonder whether they need to replace their hydraulic valve or whether repairing it will do […]

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The History of Hydraulics

April 30, 2019 WHAT’S NEW 0 Comment

Mankind has been utilising fluids as a source of energy for millennia. From the humble days of using water to turn mills to complex modern-day fluid power; our ability to harness fluid energy has improved rapidly. We now use fluid power in our aptly named hydraulics. These ingenious designs use […]

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What to take into account when selecting valves.

April 3, 2019 WHAT’S NEW 0 Comment

When you are designing a hydraulic system, choosing the right valves is crucial. However, it’s only one small key part of a much larger process. Yuken are here to help you gain a little insight into how best to select valves, as well as complete hydraulic system design. There are […]

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What can cause hydraulic cylinder failures?

January 23, 2019 Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

In a nutshell, hydraulic cylinders are mechanical components that provide force in one direction through a stroke. These cylinders are used in a wide variety of industrial applications and can have issues in the long run due to a number of reasons. Here are just a few reasons for hydraulic […]

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How hydraulic systems are used in everyday life

January 22, 2019 Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

Hydraulic systems are widely used in day to day life in a range of industries. So much so that many people don’t even think about it anymore! Here are some common everyday uses of hydraulics that you may not of thought of. Car Brakes Hydraulics play a huge role in […]

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Causes of Common Hydraulic Problems

January 21, 2019 Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

In this article we’ll be exploring the common problems that often come with hydraulic systems and how they affect your system and its components. It’s important that any issues with your hydraulic system are diagnosed correctly, as any missed issues could cause you further problems in the future. System Over-Operation […]

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The difference between low & high-pressure systems

January 18, 2019 Hydraulic Products Blogs 0 Comment

Many hydraulic system designers tend to immediately go straight for high pressure systems, often because of the components that are tested and are known for working well together. High pressure systems are often designed due to their use of smaller cylinders, which may be a requirement if the system needs […]

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Solving problems with Hydraulic Systems and Piston-Pumps

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It can be hard to believe, but problems with piston-pumps are actually more common than many engineers may realise. Here we are going to explore the problems all too familiar with piston-pumps and how you can avoid these issues with your own hydraulic system.   A common problem that occurs […]

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Why Cetop Directional Control and Module Valves?

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Directional control valves are one of the most important elements of hydraulic and pneumatic machinery. Directional control valves allow fluid to flow into different paths from single or multiple sources. They are often made up of a spool inside a mechanically or electrically controlled cylinder. The movement of the spool […]

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