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Hydraulics Pneumatics Pressure regulation

Figure 2.5a shows the by now familiar system where a load is raised or lowered by a hydraulic cylinder. With valve V1 open, fluid flows from the pump to the cylinder, with both pressure gauges P1 and P2 indicating a … Continue reading

14. December 2009 by JackSparow
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Definition of terms, Pressure

Pressure occurs in a fluid when it is subjected to a force. In Figure 1.4 a force F is applied to an enclosed fluid via a piston of area A. This results in a pressure P in the fluid. Obviously … Continue reading

13. December 2009 by JackSparow
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Hydraulics Pneumatics Principles, Industrial prime movers

Most industrial processes require objects or substances to be moved from one location to another, or a force to be applied to hold, shape or compress a product. Such activities are performed by Prime Movers; the workhorses of manufacturing industries. … Continue reading

13. December 2009 by JackSparow
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