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19 Jul

Why Accumulators and Hydraulic Systems Go So Well Together

Hydraulic accumulators function very similar to electrical capacitators in that they store up fluid like capacitators store up electricity. The accumulator energy stays suspended under pressure in the hydraulic oil. Now that you understand the basic principles, let’s talk about why you should be adding accumulators to your hydraulic systems. Reduces Primary Pump Strain The […]

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19 Jul

How Do Gear Pumps Operate?

For a gear pump to work properly, two mechanical gears have to be meshing inside a shared housing. The pump is powered by a prime mover, usually a motor. The drive shaft of the mechanism extends all the way to the gearing chamber and one of the gears is locked to the shaft. As the […]

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19 Jul

How Important Are Hydraulic Fittings and Hose Pipes?

When there is a need for instant torque from mobile hydraulic gears, then high performance hydraulic pipe fittings and hoses are used. There are key components for circuits, but they are also integral to proper pipe functionality. Were going to look at a few examples of how they are vital to the workings of a […]

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