21 Dec 16
What does every end-user want from their pneumatic equipment? We think, cost & energy savings, reduced downtime and easy installation, are just a few. In this article, MGA Controls take a look at Norgren’s IVAC Pneumatic Cylinder and its design features. Pneumatic Cylinder Manufacturers Norgren claim their IVAC Pneumatic Cylinder has achieved these benefits, after working closely with the end-user. This..

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20 Dec 16
MGA Controls stocks a complete selection of Norgren’s market leading range of ISO pneumatic cylinders. In this article, we discuss how a pneumatic cylinder works, the design of a pneumatic cylinder, how to select a pneumatic cylinder and where to buy pneumatic cylinder. Norgren’s range of ISO pneumatic cylinders are perfectly suited for lower force, lighter duty applications. Available in either..

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20 Dec 16
An I/P Converter offers a reliable and accurate way of converting electric signals into pneumatic pressure. Here, MGA Controls outlines the purpose of a “current to pressure” transducer and the I/P converter functions. What is an I/P Converter So, what is an I/P converter? Working on the same operating principle as a proportional valve, I/P Converters are complex circuits which allow adjustable..

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18 Dec 16
Proportional valves can be used in various applications, depending on the specific industry requirements and product features. Here, MGA Controls discusses the appropriate I/P converter uses, depending on the component characteristics. I/P Converter applications Current to pressure converters are suitable for a wide range of applications, as they boast high stability, low maintenance and a wide range..

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16 Dec 16
As experienced stockists of gas solenoid valves, our latest article answers the question, what is a gas solenoid valve? Outlining the types of gas valves, their function and applications, MGA Controls offers need to know information about this popular fluid control component. What is a gas solenoid valve used for? Gas solenoid valves are used to control the flow of a gas through a machine or in a boiler..

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16 Dec 16
Bourdon are leading pressure gauge manufacturers. Here, MGA Controls looks at the Bourdon pressure gauge range, focusing on the features of their most popular products. Types of bourdon pressure gauges Bourdon, otherwise known as Bourdon Baumer, have a wide range of gauges available for effective pressure measurement. Comprising of pressure, differential pressure and absolute pressure gauges, their..

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15 Dec 16
As a leading brand of the Baumer group, Bourdon are expert manufacturers of process instrumentation. As leading Bourdon distributors, MGA Controls looks at all the reasons why you should choose a Bourdon Baumer pressure gauge. Established Bourdon brand Bourdon is an established and prestigious name in pressure and temperature measurement. Following the revival of the Bourdon brand, Baumer are keen..

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14 Dec 16
Bourdon, also known as Bourdon Baumer manufacture all of their products for efficient operation in hazardous environments. Here, MGA Controls discusses the range of ATEX certified pressure gauges, manufactured by Bourdon. Pressure gauge in hazardous area Bourdon’s strategic material selection is specially chosen to enable a pressure gauge to operate efficiently in industrial processes. Bourdon specialise..

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12 Dec 16
As leading Elektrogas suppliers, MGA Controls has a wide gas solenoid valve selection available to purchase from stock. In our latest article we outline the gas solenoid valve function, including the basic operating principle and potential applications. Gas solenoid valve selection Solenoid valves are commonly available in different design variations. Usually, the fluid path will correspond to the..

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12 Dec 16
There are two main types of pressure gauges, the digital pressure gauge and the mechanical pressure gauge. When choosing an instrument, careful consideration should be taken when selecting the best deice for your application. Here, MGA Controls looks at the different types of pressure gauges and common applications of a digital pressure gauge. The uses of a mechanical gauge Mechanical pressure gauges,..

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