HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
The move to direct-acting transmissions
Rob Spiegel   11/7/2013 12:50:23 PM
NO RATINGS
What technology developments led to the advances in direct-acting valves for trnasmissions?

davidp@hydraforce.com
User Rank
Iron
Re: The move to direct-acting transmissions
davidp@hydraforce.com   11/14/2013 1:49:09 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi Rob,

Leveraging the improvements in computational fluid dynamic software are to thank for the vast improvements in direct acting valves for transmissions. 

 

Cabe Atwell
User Rank
Blogger
Re: The move to direct-acting transmissions
Cabe Atwell   1/20/2014 5:44:54 PM
NO RATINGS
Interesting, seems these advancements could be implemented in a wide variety of vehicles including helicopters where pilot-operated/direct-action valves could maintain a greater efficiency in transmission/energy convergence. 



Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
Ford Motor Co. announced plans last week to join an ever-growing number of automakers who intend to produce fully autonomous vehicles in the next five years.
Two new technologies from Stratasys, created in partnership with Boeing, Ford, and Siemens, will bring accurate, repeatable manufacturing of very large thermoplastic end products, and much bigger composite parts, onto the factory floor for industries including automotive and aerospace.
Obtaining the benefits of a fully digital plant requires IoT connectivity and foresight in the planning process.
Optomec's Aerosol Jet systems have now been used by several customers for printing 3D polymer and composite structures at the micron scale with embedded electronics and biomedical applications.
Six big automakers will carry the electric vehicle (EV) battery market to a five-fold sales increase by 2020, a new study says.
More:Blogs|News
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6 |  7 | 8 | 9 | 10


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2016 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service