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Hydraulics 2 Workshop

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Hydraulic Understanding, Troubleshooting & Safety  

  • Fluid Power Physics: Energy, Work, Power, Horsepower, Heat, Torque, Flow, Pressure, Fluids, Velocity,Viscosity.
  • Pumps: Gear, Un-balanced and balanced vane, Piston, Fixed vs. Variable, Pressure Compensated and FlowCompensated.
  • Hydrostatic Pumps and Motors. Understanding, proper installation of gauges, troubleshooting tips.
  • Actuators: Cylinders, Design, Motors, Application.
  • Pressure Control: Direct Acting Relief, Pilot Operated Relief, Poppet Relief, Pressure Sequence, PressureReducing, Unloading, Counterbalance, Brake. Proper use of each.
  • Directional Control Valve: Direct Acting, Pilot Operated, Open vs. Closed Center.
  • Flow Control Valves: Throttling vs. Pressure Compensating (Needle Valves), Meter-In / Meter-Out.
  • Modular Control Valves: Stack, Cartridge.
  • Fluid Conductors: Hoses, Tubes, Steel Pipe, Proper selection, Safety, installation, and fittings.
  • Fluid Conditioning: Filtration, Micron, Beta Ratio, ISO Code, Filter Placement, Heat Exchangers, Reservoirs.
  • Check Valves: In-Line, Pilot Operated.
  • Accessory Components: Accumulators, Pressure Switches, Pressure Gauges, Flow Meters, Manifolds.
  • Fluid Conductors: Hose, Pipe, Steel Tubing, Safety and Troubleshooting.
  • Understanding Schematics: ISO Symbols, Completing 4 Schematics, Proper placement of symbols.
  • System Design: Using animated schematics and Automation Studios to present proper design.
  • Troubleshooting: Using a schematic
DAY Three: Dangers of Stored Hydraulic Energy
Many workers are not aware of the dangers of stored hydraulic energy or how to mitigate it. This day will focus on safety standards and qualifications, the potential health and exposure hazards, hydraulic hoses and life cycle, How to Avoid Fluid Injection, Is Lock-Out Enough?

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed

NIC Workforce Training Center

Eric Freimuth 



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
11/4/2019 - 11/6/2019 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Post Falls, NIC Workforce Training Center  Map, Room: 123 (Computer Lab) Eric Freimuth 

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