Hydraulic Valves



A Guide to Flow Control Valve Types and Use Cases

Determining the right type of hydraulic flow control valve to use for a given application ensures proper flow for optimized system performance.
Parker Hannifin
Parker Hannifin check valves can help to ensure machine safety by maintaining flow and pressure of hydraulic systems.

How Check Valves Benefit Hydraulic Systems and Machine Safety

Use of check valves in hydraulic systems can maintain proper flow and pressures, assuring safe and efficient machine operation.
Bosch Rexroth
Extrusion press operators can extend the operating life of their presses and improve extrusion quality and productivity by upgrading legacy pump control valves and other hydraulic systems.

Extrusion Press Hydraulic Valve Controls: The Right Time To Upgrade

Understanding when to upgrade control valves in extrusion press hydraulic systems can reduce unplanned downtime and improve operations.
Helios Technologies
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The Intersection of Hydraulics and Electrification

Sun Hydraulics' ENERGEN cartridge valve converts hydraulic flow to electric energy, benefiting efficiency and electrification initiatives.
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New Walvoil Technology Improves Hydraulics Efficiency in Mobile Machinery

Pairing the updated version of Walvoil's Adaptive Load Sensing system with its new EPX Series directional control valves provides opportunities to greatly reduce energy use in...
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Modeling Pressure Changes in Hydraulic Systems

Here’s the math behind pressure changes in hydraulics.
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Troubleshooting Challenge: Pressure Poses Problem

Try your luck with this month's reader challenge.
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The Functional Safety Revolution in Electrohydraulics

The Functional Safety Revolution in Electrohydraulics
Parker Hannifin
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Getting the Most out of Electrohydraulic Valves

There are various types of electrohydraulic valves which can be applied in many different ways, with common variations including proportional and on/off versions.