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liquids are easier to move.

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Q: Why are liquids used in hydraulics instead of gasses?
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Similarities between hydraulics and pneumatics?

easy: Both use pressure now hydrolics used liquids (liquids cannot be compressed) to exhert pressure pneumatics uses gasses which are compressed to exhurt pressure thtas the basics anyway

Why are liquids used in brakes instead of gases?

Because liquids can't be compressed. Whatever movement you put in at one end you get back at the other. Gasses can be compressed, like a spring, which is kinda awkward if you want to build something that can be closely controlled.

What is the meaning of head in hydraulics?

head is the term used for energy in hydraulics

Why can't a gas be used in a hydraulic pipe instead of a liquid?

gasses can compress, so a hydraulic pipe would be useless. In fact, the hydraulic pipe was invented just for water, hence the "hydra" part. Liquids cannot compress, instead they push out, so they are great for machines ( like brake fluid).

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What are the applications of hydraulics?

Hydraulics are used in many application from your brakes in your car to large industrial machines. Hydraulics refers to a fluid system mainly used to generate a motion like controling a hydraulic cylinder (ram) or hydraulic motor. This system normally run on a type of oil.

What other things have hydraulics?

Vehicles have hydralics, basically most things that are related to engineering can be used or somehow linked to hydraulics.

Why are the particulate models of matter often being reconstructed justified and continuously revised?

it is because it is used to to explain the properties of solids,liquids and gasses in terms of arrangement and movement in particles.

Are hydraulics on airplanes?

Yes. They are used in wheels and...stuff....

What is the reason liquids are ideal for use in hydraulic systems?

fluid is anything which can flow and undergo deformation on the application of shear force. liquid & gas can be best used. but liquid is less cmpressible tan gas thas why dominately used in hydraulics for load application

What is hydraulicing?

Hydraulics is the term we apply to engineering compressed liquids. The industry frequently applies the term fluid power to hydraulics, though it is a bit of a misnomer as fluids include gases. Gases are compressible, while liquids are largely incompressible. In hydraulics, some sort of pump or compressor will pressurize the liquid (which is quite often hydraulic fluid) to add energy to it so that the fluid can be used to operate rams or drive fluid powered motors. The trash trucks that dump those big containers use hydraulic power, as do the big cement mixers, which use it turn the mixing container to keep the concrete in motion. Wikipedia has a nice article on hydraulics, and a link to their post is provided. You'll find that link below.

Can solids or gases be used as hydraulics?

Solids do not flow at room temperature, so they are not practical for use in hydraulics. When a gas like air is used in a system similar to hydraulics, it is called pneumatics. Sometimes hydraulic systems use both, like in an automobile lift.