Monday, November 24, 2014

piSAVE Sense Generation 2

piSAVE Sense Generation 2



Piab just announced that the piSAVE sense family has grown with a fourth size, the smallest ”02/60”.  It is improved in terms of accuracy with more precise flow characteristics handling delicate demands with more reliable/safe vacuum pump dimensioning. The new ”02/60” has a very low minimum flow and is suitable for cups with diameter ≤50mm in applications with sealed objects, such as metal sheets or glass.


piSAVE sense 02/60
piSAVE sense 02/60

   
               

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

FPE Welcomes Scott Lund!





Fluid Power Engineering is truly honored to welcome industry heavyweight Scott Lund to our team. Former Executive Vice President of Action Automation in North Attleborough, MA, Scott has decades of high-level industry experience. Over the years, he has built solutions, assembled entire value-added teams and been a part of the most challenging of manufacturing projects. He has been there, in the field, by the side of people exactly like our customers, solving problems, specifying components, sharing is vast knowledge and finding solutions – time after time. Scott is the recipient of countless awards and major recognition for his efforts and experience. FPE’s management team, all of our key suppliers and our sales force have known Scott Lund for years and are thrilled to have him on board. Scott joined FPE on November 10, 2014



Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Fluid Power Engineering Now the Exclusive HyperCyl Distributor!

Exciting news! Fluid Power Engineering has entered into an official agreement to be the exclusive distributor of the HyperCyl line of products in Illinois, the Quad Cities, Iowa region and the greater Saint Louis area.


HyperCyl manufactures hydra-pneumatic cylinders, actuators and presses. HyperCyl products are environmentally friendly and reasonably-priced. They use a fraction of the electricity of hydraulic presses. There is a place for HyperCyl products in virtually every segment of industrial production, from clean-room medical and electronic component manufacturing to heavy industrial piercing and forming.
 
Fluid Power Engineering (FPE) is a local distributor of industrial controls and pneumatic products. Established in 1963, FPE celebrated its 50th anniversary in business last year. Both FPE and HyperCyl include numerous Fortune 500 corporations in their client base. FPE has been a distributor of HyperCyl products for approximately 20 years. FPE's engineers are well-versed in the product line and comfortable troubleshooting applications involving HyperCyl components. This new, exclusive agreement takes this longstanding, successful partnership to the next level.
 


Thursday, November 13, 2014

Introducing Two New PHD Optimax® Actuators

This news just in from PHD:

Introducing Two New PHD Optimax® Actuators

Built on the foundation of long-life products for industrial automation, PHD Optimax® products are actuators designed to meet machine builders’ performance requirements at a competitive price. These economical, efficient, and reliable actuators provide customers with an alternative choice to PHD’s standard “built-to-order” product line, delivering even more solutions to meet industrial application needs.

In a continuing effort to expand the Optimax product line, PHD is proud to release two new drop-in replacement actuators.


Optimax Series OCG Round Body Pneumatic Cylinder
The PHD Optimax Series OCG Round Body Pneumatic Cylinder is designed to be extremely versatile and economical for use in any industry.
  • Competitively priced
  • Field repairable
  • 6 bore sizes with 10 stroke lengths
  • Drop-in imperial mounting to match global standard
  • Standard cushions to reduce end of travel impact
  • Magnets standard for switch sensing capability

>> Click here to view or download the catalog.
>> To view the Series OCG product page on the PHD website, click here.
 



Series OSX Light Duty Pneumatic Thruster Slide
The PHD Optimax Series Light Duty Pneumatic Thruster Slide is designed to be extremely versatile and economical for use in any industry.
  • Competitively priced
  • 5 bore sizes with up to 7 travel lengths
  • Drop-in metric mounting to match global standard
  • Standard shock pads reduce end of travel impact
  • Travel adjustment on retract
  • Magnets standard for switch sensing capability

>> Click here to view or download the catalog
>> To view the Series OSX product page on the PHD website, click here.

For more information, contact Fluid Power Engineering.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Pack Expo 2014

Some assorted shots from Pack Expo. Piab, PHD/Yamaha, QC Industries and more...