Minimizing the Risk of Hydraulic Cylinder Contamination

May 15, 2020 Fluid Cleanliness

Microscopic Particles Cause Catastrophic Failure It is a common scenario for machinery using hydraulic systems for transmitting power: a microscopic solid particle causes catastrophic failure of a component. According to industry experts, contamination causes 65-90% of all hydraulic system failures. The malfunction may be intermittent, requiring extensive troubleshooting to identify the faulty component. Once identified, …

Hydraulic Cylinder Fluid Cleanliness Program

May 15, 2020 Fluid Cleanliness, Program

Are destructive contaminants hiding in your new hydraulic cylinder? It has been said that cylinders are the top contributor to hydraulic system contamination. Aggressive Hydraulics has changed that with our Culture of Cleanliness. This culture is the standard which every product is held to. We have implemented a Fluid Cleanliness Program that exceeds top OEM …

Aggressive Hydraulics: Made In America

March 11, 2020 Company Highlights

Domestically Sourced Materials Work with a dependable, American manufacturer. All of our materials are domestically sourced and every phase of the manufacturing process is controlled internally. Rely on us to provide you with hydraulic cylinder solutions Get Off-The-Shelf Component Parts Our engineering team designs all of our component parts. All are stocked and ready to …

Ryan Newman Raffle

January 31, 2020 Aggressive Racing

Prizes Grand Prize (1 winner) Personalized Video Message from Ryan Newman Autographed Aggressive Hydraulics OGIO Hat Autographed Racer Card Second Place (5 winners) Autographed Aggressive Hydraulics OGIO Hat Third Place (While Supplies Last) Autographed Racer Card Dates Winners Announced: February 25, 2020 at 12:00 PM EST Rules

Ryan Newman Gearing Up for 2020 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals

January 8, 2020 Aggressive Racing

CEDAR, MN (Jan. 8, 2020) – Quarter Midget Hall of Famer and Daytona 500 winner Ryan Newman is gearing up for running in the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals.  The event begins Jan. 13th and runs through Jan. 18th. Aggressive Hydraulics Sprint Car Newman will be behind the wheel of the No. …

Aggressive Hydraulics: Purpose-Built in America

January 1, 2020 Company Highlights

Aggressive Hydraulics: Purpose-Built In America Focused on American Made Today, more than ever, Aggressive Hydraulics is proud to manufacture its products in the United States of America.  We feel that creating and retaining jobs in America is not only crucial to our economic and national security, but it’s also patriotic.  This focus puts us in …

Aggressive Hosts Students for Educational Event

October 7, 2019 Community Involvement

Aggressive Hydraulics is committed to connecting our communities and schools to manufacturing. As part of “Manufacturing Week” in Anoka County, MN, Aggressive Hydraulics hosted students from Spring Lake Park School. The students toured the facility, learned about manufacturing and ate pizza with our staff for lunch. Aggressive was pleased to host the bright young adults …

Telescopic Cylinder Specialists

June 20, 2019 Market Insight

Taking on applications that others won’t or can’t Infinite bore, stroke and mount options 1 piece to production runs Unique solutions for difficult applications Direct access to you design engineer Years of proven application, design, engineering and manufacturing capability for custom telescopic hydraulic cylinders. Redesign of existing applications for better performance requirements. Manufacturing capability for …

Industry Spotlight: Clean Energy

February 20, 2018 Market Insight

  The Future of Clean Energy There are some exciting new opportunities in the future of clean energy with hydraulic cylinders in the center of it. Wind, solar, and wave power sources are truly on the cutting edge of some of the most impressive energy technologies. The role hydraulic cylinders play in the new energy …

Industry Spotlight: Forestry and Logging

January 27, 2018 Market Insight

A Precise Trade The forestry trade is a precise one. Forestry and Logging machinery faces rough terrain, extreme environments, and extreme temperatures. The equipment must have reliable hydraulic cylinders. Below are the types of machinery used in these industries. Mulchers Mulchers utilize hydraulic cylinders to adjust a cutting blade(s), that can clear brush and debris …