ROSS Controls acquires Michigan-based DECCO

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

ROSS Controls announced that it acquired the assets of the Detroit Coil Co., known in the marketplace as DECCO, on December 30, 2011. The history of the two companies has been intertwined, as DECCO has supplied components to ROSS for many decades.

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Shock absorbers for sub-zero environments

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

For applications that need deceleration performance at sub-zero temperatures, ACE Controls’ MAGNUM 45-LT (Low Temp) Series industrial shock absorbers are suited for the job.

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Stepper-controlled pneumatic proportional valve

Monday, January 23, 2012

Using a robust and powerful linear actuator, the high-flow stepper-controlled 2-way pneumatic proportional valve features excellent performance and durability.

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NFPA webinar to explore pneumatic system design

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Designers of pneumatic systems will have the opportunity to learn from a leading expert on ISO 4414 by joining the National Fluid Power Association for the first in a series of six one-hour webinars, to be held on January 26, 2012 starting at 2:00 p.m. Easter.

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2011 in review

Thursday, January 5, 2012

When 2011 started, I would have expected that the triennial IFPE show would have been the talk of the year. And the show was an impressive one, with more than 400 exhibitors, 100,000+ attendees at the combined co-located shows (including CONEXPO and CON/AGG) and a wonderful technical conference. But what I find perhaps most significant for the industry was how three of the main fluid power organizations came together in a joint effort to discuss efficiency.

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