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Introducing Youli Valves

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Introducing Youli Valves

With the rollout of our new website this month we will also be introducing Youli valves as our newest product line.  Youli valves are rated up to 4600 PSI and flows to 63 GPM. Monoblocks are available with up to seven spools in the MB-3, or six spools in all other monoblocks. Sectionals can use up to 12 spools in an assembly. All are power beyond or closed center capable and can be manual, pneumatic, hydraulic or electrically operated.

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RoHS vs California Prop 65

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RoHS vs California Prop 65

Many of our products are RoHS certified to free of certain hazardous materials including Lead, Mercury, Cadmium, Hexavalent Chromium, pBBs and meet specific standards to restrict the use of certain hazardous substances.  Watch for this symbol on the product pages.  We have also been working hard to make sure we are in compliance with California's Prop 65 regulation that passed into law last year.  It requires businesses to provide warnings to Californians about exposure to chemicals that cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.  California has identified over 800 chemicals that now require a formal warning be applied to...

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10 Year Anniversary Selling Winner Products

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10 Year Anniversary Selling Winner Products

We are proud to announce that 2019 marks our 10 year anniversary representing Winner products and we continue to have ZERO defects.  With over 100,000 valves in the field that is an impressive record.  When we started our relationship with Winner Hydraulics in 2009 they only offered 3 valves.  Today they offer hundreds of valves with numerous options.  Plus last year they began to nickel plate all of their cartridge valves for even better longevity.  With a 3 Year Warranty they are hard to beat.

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25 Year Anniversary - Timothy New

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25 Year Anniversary - Timothy New

Timothy New came to Hydra Kinetics after completing his MBA in 1994 and a couple years later he purchased the company.  In 1999 he sold the Huskybilt Filters subsidiary and returned the focus back to hydraulic cylinders.  In 2009 he began importing valves from Taiwan when there was a major supply issue in the US.  This took lead times down from over 20 weeks to under 10 weeks.  In 2012 he traveled to Taiwan to solidify relations with Winner Hydraulics.  Since then HKI has been involved in lots of special projects around the world (and space) including high profile ones...

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Cruzin

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Cruzin

Timothy New is on a cruise this week with his wife Vicki.  She was recognized as a Top 5% Seller in her women's clothing company and was rewarded with a free cruise.  Congrats to both for a well earned vacation.

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