The Hydraulic Cylinder
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Explain how a cylinder works
Identify the parts of a cylinder
In-studio: cylinder props on the table
The Cylinder
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Cylinder Eciency
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Iden5fy the primary sources of energy loss in a hydraulic cylinder
Compute the mechanical and vo
Pressure Drop in Fittings
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Explain why a fitting causes a pressure drop
Calculate the pressure drop for standard fittings
Hydraulic Fittings
SAE 90 de
Fluid Viscosity
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Explain the concept of viscosity using a fundamental equation
Explain how viscosity is measured
Explain how viscosity affects the ef
Introduc*on to Fluid Power Conduits
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Recognize the various types of uid power conduits
Describe the basic anatomy of
What is Fluid Power?
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Dene uid power
Iden;fy common applica;ons of uid power
List benets and limita;ons of hydr
Fluid Power Variables
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Dene pressure and ow rate and their common units
Describe the dierence between through and
Pressure Drop in Pipes
At the end of this video, you should be able to:
Explain why a pressure drop is required for flow
Calculate the pressure drop for any length pipe
Flow Requires a Pressure Diff