How to Maintain a Pneumatics Regulator and Increase its Lifespan

pneumatic regulators

A pneumatic pressure regulator or pressure-reducing valve helps to maintain constant output pressure in compressed air systems. This is true, no matter the input pressure or the output flow. Understanding how to properly maintain and service a pneumatic regulator is essential. This information helps ensure that it can continue working efficiently and minimize issues. Keep reading to learn about these devices and how … Read More

Pneumatic tubing buyer’s guide

Pneumatic tubing

Tubing is an integral part of a pneumatic system. It transmits pressured air between different parts of a pneumatic circuit. The air begins at the air compressor and conveyed to the actuators, cylinders, valves, and more through the tubing. So it is important to know what to look for when purchasing tubing for your company and project.

What is a Solenoid Valve?

Solenoid valve

A solenoid is one of the common kinds of electromagnetic valves. Solenoid valves are used to convert electrical energy to mechanical energy and are unique in appearance. As you can see in Figure 1, the body of the solenoid valve is the bottom part, while the top features a block, from which cables extend when the valve is installed That top part is the solenoid, which consists of fixing tendons, coils, and plungers. Solenoid valves use a steel tendon to become a magnet when electricity is supplied to the coil inside the solenoid.

What is a Speed Control Valve?

Speed control valve

By: Justin Uhm A pneumatic flow control valve, commonly known as a speed controller, is a hydraulic safety device that protects pneumatic components, such as a cylinder, from damage. A pneumatic flow control valve includes orifices, which are used for controlling flow; these orifices can be used as a pressure-control device, and their intricate closed-loop electrohydraulic valves adjust depending on … Read More

CS-712: Back-up Camera Alert System for Vehicles

CS-712 is a back-up camera alert system for vehicles in Classes 3 through 13. It gives drivers the ability to safely see what is in their path when reversing. You can learn more about this system and its features here: https://store.tpcvehiclesafety.com/products/cs-712-camera-system-complete Please contact your sales distributor at (562) 946-8459 to order yours today.

HCS-700D: Audio and Visual Back-up Alert System for Trucks.

HCS-700D is a combination alert system for vehicles. It gives drivers the ability to safely see what is in their path when reversing and be internally alerted when obstacles are detected. You can learn more about this system and its features here: https://store.tpcvehiclesafety.com/collections/combined-systems/products/hcs-700d-compete-system Please contact your sales distributor at (562) 946-8459 to order yours today.

HS-400N: Audio Back-up Alert System for Longer Trucks and Buses.

HS-400N is a back-up audio alert system with dual sensors and a 45-foot cable. This makes it suitable for vehicles in Classes 7 through 12. You can learn more about this system and its features here: https://store.tpcvehiclesafety.com/products/hs-400n-backup-sensor-system-for-longer-trucks-and-buses Please contact your sales distributor at (562) 946-8459 to order yours today.

HS-300N: Audio Back-up Alert System For Trucks

HS-300N is a back-up audio alert system with dual sensors. This makes it suitable for service trucks through medium-sized buses. You can learn more about this system and its features here: https://store.tpcvehiclesafety.com/products/hs-300n-backup-safety-sensor-system Please contact your sales distributor at (562) 946-8459 to order yours today.

HS-100F: Audio Back-up Alert System for Small Vehicles

HS-100F is a back-up audio alert system for small to medium-sized commercial vehicles. It is reliable, durable, and at a great cost. You can learn more about this system and its features here: https://store.tpcvehiclesafety.com/products/hs-100f-complete Please contact your sales distributor at (562) 946-8459 to order yours today.