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Fluid Air Appreciation - Hydraulics

The provide delegates with an understanding of principles when working with hydraulic power circuits, Directional Control Valves and hydraulic cylinders. 

To provide delegates with an understanding of Safety Principles when working with hydraulic fluid power circuits. The basic principles of operation of hydraulic fluid power circuits Identifying different types of Directional Control Valves (DCV's). The basic principles of operation and construction of Spool-type DCV's. The basic principle of operation and construction of hydraulic cylinders connected to DCV's Applying basic fault-finding techniques to DCV's and cylinders.

This course is aimed at - Engineering supervisors, Line maintenance mechanics or operators with maintenance duties Electrical maintenance staff Mechanical maintenance staff with no previous hydraulics experience

Course duration - 1 Day

Course price - £250.00 per person

Course details

Classroom based learning:

  • safety and operational principles

Workshop-based learning:

  • Directional Valves, their construction and operation
  •  hydraulic cylinders, their construction and operation
  • Basic fault-finding techniques for DCV's on a hydraulic fluid power training rig

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