What is a Pneumatic Lubricator?

Pneumatic lubricator

This is the final part of our FRL series, which stands for filter, regulator, and lubricator. In this post, we will discuss the pneumatic lubricator. So, what does a lubricator do? A pneumatic lubricator sprays micro-particles of lubricator oil into the airflow to provide fluent lubrication. The purpose of lubricating pneumatic devices is to prevent abrasion caused by solid friction … Read More

Pneumatic Fittings: Everything You Need to Know

Pneumatic fittings

by Justin Uhm Pneumatic fittings are essential to keeping your pneumatic systems running. In this post, we will cover all the different types of pneumatic fittings and their applications. Read on to learn more. Pneumatic Tubes, Hoses, and Pipes Before we begin, lets us distinguished the type of components that are being connected in a system. This will help you understand the … Read More

Compact Air Chucks from TPC Automation

tpc automation video

Compact air chucks in this video are shown opening and closing on our test bench at TPC Pneumatics quality assurance lab. Pneumatic chucks can clamp and release products inside an industrial automation system. Video of a Clamping Air Chuck The video below shows TPC Automation’s compact pneumatic chucks in action. The clamping devices are powered by air. They open and … Read More

Pneumatic Filter Basics

Pneumatic filters

Many pneumatic components make up an entire air preparation system that can be used for automation. In this piece, I will explain what a pneumatic filter is, as well as the different types of pneumatic filters and what they are used for.

How does a pneumatics system work?

by Justin Uhm When a person asks me what does our company do? I say: “We produce pneumatic products.” The majority of the time, that is met with a puzzled look. Few people know what that is. So I usually go on to explain what a pneumatics system is. The laymen’s definition would be an air compression unit. Pneumatic fluid … Read More