Free design guide describes fluid power motion control applications

fluid power motion control

Delta Computer Systems, Inc., Battle Ground, Wash., has released the second edition of its popular practical design guide authored by Delta president and chief motion control engineer Peter Nachtwey.

This 64-page guide covers 16 technical topics in fluid power motion control systems by combining theoretical and practical insights. Designers, mechanical and control systems engineers, fluid power technicians and others will benefit from this guide. The guide’s purpose is to be a resource when applying fluid closed-loop motion control systems in a wide variety of industrial and testing applications.

Topics covered include applications in different industries along with valuable tips related to open and closed loop motion control as they apply to component selection of accumulators, valves, and cylinders. Sensor resolution hints and tuning secrets round out the added information in the guide.

To request a free copy, go to and click on Free Design Guide. Enter your contact information and state “Design Guide” in the comments section. You may also call Delta at (360) 254-8688 or e-mail [email protected].