Machine Tools


Bosch Rexroth
Mechatronics, linear motion, transport and robotics from Bosch Rexroth were on display at Automate 2023.

This Week in Power & Motion: Automation on Display at Automate 2023

Various companies highlighted their motion control solutions, sensors and software for use with robots and other automation applications.
S. Jensen
3D printing technology on display at RAPID + TCT 2023.

This Week in Power & Motion: Trade Shows Highlight Advancements in Hydraulics, Electrification and 3D Printing

Advancements in hydraulics, electrification and 3D printing were among the key technologies on display at the 2023 editions of WasteExpo, OTC, RAPID+TCT and ACT Expo.
The Internet of Things can provide a host of data about a manufacturing operation.

The Integration of IoT is Vital for Hydraulics

The Internet of Things can provide an array of data which can be used to improve the safety and maintenance of hydraulic systems.
Controls & Instrumentation

The New IQ in Injection Molding

Three ways you can put smart sensors to work today to bring intelligent quality (IQ) to injection molding.
Hydraulic Pumps & Motors

Machine Builder Unveils Green HPU

MJC Engineering's Green Hydraulic Power HPU can reduce electrical input energy by as much as 70%.
Cylinders & Actuators

The Old Timer Part 17: Penniless Project Recycles Rejected Components

The Old Timer of Royal Oak, Mich., was a regular contributor to H&P years before we ever even heard of the internet. But most of his advice is just as useful — and interesting...
Emerging Technologies

The Old Timer of Royal Oak, Mich., Part 1

When I began my career with H&P more than 25 years ago, a regular contributor to the magazine was The Old Timer from Royal Oak. This gentleman submitted regular contributions...
Machine Tools

Presentations from the Motion, Drives and Automation Conference at IMTS

The first annual Motion, Drives and Automation Conference — Fluid Power in Automation — at IMTS 2012 was held September 10 and 11, 2012, sponsored by Hydraulics & Pneumatics,...
Vacuum Technology

Clean and quiet with air amplifiers

When air, vapors, or light materials must be moved easily and inexpensively, air amplifiers provide a simple solution. These devices use the Coanda effect — the tendency of a...