Beginning the Troubleshooting Process
Fault, Cause, and Remedy
System Tests for Gear and Vane Pumps
System Tests for Piston Pumps
Relief Valves
Pressure Control Valves
Pressure-Reducing Valves
System Tests for Flow Control Valves
Directional Control Valves
Check Valves
Hydraulic Cylinders (Linear Actuators)
Fluid Motors
Energy Storage, Shock Suppression, and Supplemental Fluid Flow: Tasks for the Hydraulic Accumulator
Preventive Maintenance
Troubleshooting Exercise: Bar Trimming Machine
The Utility Basket Truck
Backhoe and Loader
Typical Hydraulic Press Circuits
Troubleshooting Agricultural Machinery
Thermoplastic Injection Molding Machine
Fluid Power Maintenance Basics and Troubleshooting
by Richard J. Mitchell, and J. J. Pippinger, 400pp., 1997, ISBN: 0824798333

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     This unique single-source reference-the first book of its kind to address systematically the problems involved in the field-offers comprehensive coverage of hydraulic system troubleshooting and encourages change in the trial-and-error methods common in rectifying problems and restoring system downtime, furnishing a new paradigm for troubleshooting methodology.

Covering typical circuitry found in industrial, agricultural, construction, transportations, utilities maintenance, and fire-fighting equipment as well as heavy presses, Fluid Power Maintenance Basics and Troubleshooting:

  • Supplies the tools needed to investigate problems, including hydraulic component symbol identification
  • Provides an understanding of the function of components in relation to the system
  • Shows how to interpret the hydraulic system diagram
  • Demonstrates how components within circuit diagrams interact to achieve machine performance
  • Presents flow charts and operating descriptions for several types of machines
  • Delineates the logical steps of problem analysis

Lavishly illustrated with nearly 400 drawings and photographs and written by two widely experienced authorities, Fluid Power Maintenance Basics and Troubleshooting is an indispensable day-to-day resource for:

  • mechanical
  • hydraulic
  • plant
  • control
  • maintenance
  • manufacturing
  • system and machine design
  • pneumatic
  • industrial
  • chemical
  • electrical and electronics
  • lubrication
  • plastics processing
  • automotive
  • power system engineers
  • manufacturers of hydraulic and pneumatic machinery
  • systems maintenance personnel
  • machinery service and repair companies
  • and upper-level undergraduate, graduate, and continuing-education students in these disciplines.
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