Hydraulics

Due to its immense power, hydraulics are used for operating various machinery, vehicles, aircraft, ships and equipment. The data and engineering revolving around hydraulics is so vast, its hard to comprehend.

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Hydraulics

How much bar equal 1 meter of water?

1 bar = 10.19716213 meter of water

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Hydraulics

What is a hydraulic boil in a river?

A "hydraulic boil" is a sucking effect that can occur in the backwash of water that has flowed over a dam, often trapping objects in a cycle that is almost impossible to escape. If you’re stuck in a hydraulic boil:

  • Keep your lifejacket on, it may be a hindrance while you’re stuck in the boil but it’ll help you when you get out.
  • The boil will keep pushing you though a cycle, pulling you from the water’s surface to the bottom, over and over again. To get out, you must break out of that cycle. The boil may pull you through multiple times before you’re able to get out. Just keep trying.
  • Try to get out of the boil by either pushing off of the bottom of the river or trying to swim downriver from the bottom of the boil. Use the river’s energy to help you survive.
  • Watch out for debris that may be stuck at the bottom of river or caught up in the boil. Source: Steve Isenburg of Fort Worth, past member, U.S.A. Whitewater Slalom Team. Compiled by staff writer Andrew Chavez.
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    Clutches and Flywheels
    Ford Trucks and SUVs
    Ford F-350
    Hydraulics

    Can the hydraulic clutch on a 1988 Ford F-350 be adjusted and how?

    Check your firewall, I have seen them break or 'stretch' causing grief for clutch action.

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    Clutches and Flywheels
    Hydraulics
    How To

    How to adjust F350 Hydraulic Clutch?

    Hyd clutch has no adjustment, pump clutch pedal hold down bleed off hydraulic slave cylinder on driver side of trans. If won't bleed replace if bleeds off no air in line & still not better ck bushings on clutch pedal under dash. Hope this helps

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    Hydraulics

    How do you make a simple hydraulic?

    Take a tube, put a piston in it, seal off both ends of the tube, and use a liquid, or gas to put pressure in and remove pressure from the tube. As the fluid or gas goes in the tube, the pressure pushes the piston out. As the pressure is released, the piston can recede.

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    Chemistry
    Industrial Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Hydraulics

    What is the density of AW100 hydraulic oil?

    DENSITY= 7.27 POUNDS PER GALLON

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    Picture and Image Searches
    Hydraulics

    Where does the hydraulic fluid go in a barber chair?

    There are two chambers an upper and a lower. If the chair is all the way down the fluid is in the upper chamber. When the barber selects the chair to go up the fluid from the top is forced through a metering valve to the lower chamber. As the lower chamber fills the chair moves up into the space that is vacated in the upper chamber.

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    Chrysler Sebring
    Hydraulics

    How do you fill the hydraulic fluid on your 1998 Chrysler Sebring?

    Chrysler Sebring Convertible Fluid Fill with hydraulic fluid

    A. On top of one end of the convertible top pump is a rubber fill plug, remove it and fill it to the bottom of the fill hole. Here is the proper procedure.

    Rotate and raise the motor/pump assembly so the reservoir is in the up position. The rubber filler plug will be at the top. Raise the motor and pump fitting to at least 2" above the horizontal rear seat back reinforcement. Tilt the motor and pump assembly to approximately the 10 o'clock position, with the rubber filler plug still at the top. CAUTION: The motor and pump assembly must remain in the current position until the rubber filler plug is reinstalled in step 7.

    Remove the rubber fill plug from the reservoir. Fill the hydraulic system by adding Dexron 2 Automatic Transmission Fluid to the bottom of the fill hole. CAUTION: Do not operate the top switch in the "up", closing the top, direction.

    With two people, activate the top switch in the "down" (opening the top) position to fully retract the cylinder rods and hold for approximately 5 seconds, until the motor and pump stalls. A percolating or gurgle sound/feeling is an indication that the procedure is working. Top off the pump with Dexron 2 and insert the filler plug.

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    VW Cabrio
    DIY Projects
    Hydraulics

    How do you change the hydraulic lines of the VW cabrio convertible top?

    I replaced two leaking lines. I bought high pressure 1/8" ID hose online (several sites have it). Each line is individually removable. At the pump end, each pair of lines is held in the pump body by a star-head screw. Remove the screw and just pull out the fitting.

    End fittings can be re-used by carefully cutting around the crimped area about 1/8" from the end and grinding it flat. It will pull off, exposing the hose underneath. Carefuliy, without damaging the barbs, cut the old hose off. Push the barb into the new hose. If you can find small hose clamps (not the type with a worm screw, but one with a nut & bolt which applies a clamping force evenly over the whole circumference) use these to secure the end. If not, you can use 18 ga. steel wire, wrapped twice around the hose and twisted like a twist tie. Put three or four of these twist wires around the new hose over the barb area.

    Careful with the little O rings in the fittings while doing all this. Total cost to replace all lines is about $30 + 3 hours work.

    Good luck!

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    Powerboats
    Mechanical Engineering
    Hydraulics

    Where to get information on 7hp Eska motor Model 1931-A?

    i would try elginoutboards.com both sam thing plus some links to eska

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    John Deere
    Hydraulics

    Where do you fill hydraulic fluid on 4020 JOHN DEERe?

    the fill cap/ dipstick is directly in front of the seat on the platform

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    The Difference Between
    Hydraulics

    What is the difference between hydraulic action and abrasion?

    By: Gwen

    The difference between abrasion and hydraulic action is that:

    In "Hydraulic action" the water flows so fast that it is forced to crack the bank

    BUT

    For in "Abrasion" the river bed is broken/cracked because of the rock and stones in the river.

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    Mechanical Engineering
    Hydraulics

    What is the hydraulic fittings?

    Hydraulic fittings are components that enables connecting hoses and steel tube between the various components (pumps, valves, hydraulic motors, etc.) in a hydraulic system.

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    Nissan Trucks and SUVs
    Hydraulics

    1997 pu solid lifters or hydraulic lifters?

    solid lifters at a 012-inch clearance

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    Hydraulics

    Is hydraulic fluid and hydraulic oil the same thing?

    Hydraulic oil and hydraulic fluid are different.

    Hydraulic fluid is used in small systems such as car brakes.

    Hydraulic oil is used in large systems such as loaders.

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    Saturn S-Series
    Hydraulics

    How do you bleed a Saturn SL2 Hydraulic System?

    Which are you referring to? Brakes or manual transmission slave cylinder?

    Either way, you need to find the bleeder. You will more than likely need a second person to help you.

    Get a manual on the vehicle for more details.

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    Electronics Engineering
    Hydraulics

    What is the difference between the Induction motor and hydraulic motor?

    An induction motor is a type of electric motor. It uses alternating current (AC) electricity and induces (hence the name) a current in the rotating part to make it move. You might call it a rotating transformer. A hydraulic motor is powered by a fluid. Typically this might be an oil, The oil forces round some gears or vanes to make the motor shaft turn. A hydraulic motor requires an external supply of pressurised fluid, e.g. oil. Large earthmoving equipment or diggers use hydraulic power as it is compact and powerful for its size.

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    Tractors and Farm Equipment
    Hydraulics

    How do you split one hydraulic outlet on a tractor into two cheaply?

    You put a manual selector valve in between you spool valve and your outlet,turn handle to chose ,costs about $60.

    Nothing hydraulic is cheap; however, if you buy a double hydraulic control and appropriate hoses, that is the cheapest way to go.

    You can get a T-piece and fit it into your existing outlet line. Just be sure you have enough flow for the implement you are using. The only problem is that a t-peice will not allow individual control of either outlet, so you need 2 controls to contol each independently.

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    Ford
    Tractors and Farm Equipment
    Hydraulics

    Can you add external hydraulic valve to diverter on Ford 4000 tractor?

    There might be a way. You can come off the port on top of the diverter for the pressure line, I just don't know where to put the return line. Maybe someone else will know about a return line.

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    Chemistry
    Mechanical Engineering
    Hydraulics

    What are types of separation techniques?

    There is distillation, evaporation, chromatography, using of separating funnel, centrifuging, desalination, fractional distillation, crystallization, fractional crystallization, decanting, filtration, sublimation and fractional sublimation. Decanting is the process where it is used to separate the liquid from the denser solid(s) by simply pouring the liquid out from the beaker. Filtration is the process where a filter paper and funnel is used. It is used to separate the liquid from the solid(s), mostly suspensions. The residue is then collected on the filter paper. A separating funnel is used when there are two liquids and one is denser than the other. The denser liquid will sink, thus an outlet at the bottom is opened for the denser liquid to flow out. When the denser liquid is drained, the outlet is shut. The cap of the funnel is then open for the less dense liquid to be poured out. Crystallization is a process where a thermally unstable mixture is heated till about a third of the solvent is left to obtain the crystals, or it will decompose. Evaporation is where a thermally stable is heated till dryness to obtain the crystals. Chromatography is the use of a chromatography paper and dyes. This is to separate the dyes from each other, based on their solubility in water. They can also be used in a police case, where evidences such as ink and dyes are compared to see which matches, food dyes and the patient's urine for medical purposes. Desalination is the process of separating water from sea water through evaporation and condensation. Distillation is the evaporation and condensation of a water from a mixture. This can be used to obtain distilled mineral water. Fractional distillation is the process where the mixture is separated by differences in their boiling points. The substance with the lower boiling point will reach the top of the fractionating column first, where it is then condensed. Centrifuging is used to separate the solid(s) from the liquid. The mixture spun very fast around the centrifuge tube in the centre of the beaker. The solid(s) will then be forced into the tube. Sublimation is the process where a solid is immediately turned to gas. The gas will then be condensed. This method is used when separating two solids. This is when one solid sublimes while the other does not.

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    Mechanical Engineering
    Hydraulics

    How do hydraulic pumps work?

    Hydraulic pumps work the same as any other pump, the difference is the controls used to direct the fluids where it needs to go to work what it is applied to.

    Most hydraulic pumps have 2 identical gears next to each other and they push the fluid in the troughs on the outside walls of the pump to the pressure side.

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    GMC Sierra
    Chevy Blazer S-10
    Chevy 350
    Hydraulics

    Does a 350 from a 90 Sierra Z71 have hydraulic or solid or roller lifters?

    hydralic

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    Audi
    Hydraulics

    How do you bleed a hydraulic clutch on an Audi 5000S?

    The best way to bleed the system is to make sure the pedal is up off the floor, and the resevior is full, remove the slave from the trans, open the bleeder screw push the rod into the slave, close the screw, let the rod move back out slowley,,, repeat this until the rod is feels solid. Now open the bleeder screw and slide the slave into the trans all the way, then close bleeder screw and install the pin. top of fluid....

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    Chrysler LeBaron
    Late Model 1979-New Ford Mustangs
    Hydraulics

    How do you add fluid to a Chrysler LeBaron convertible hydraulic motor?

    HYDRAULIC PUMP ASSEMBLY LeBaron Convertible Review the complete service procedure before starting this repair. The convertible top on this model will raise slowly or make abnormal noise if the hydraulic fluid level is low. Disconnect the negative battery cable. Remove the sling well and floor cover from behind the rear seat. Disconnect pump wire connector and ground connection. Disconnect hydraulic lines from the pump assembly. Remove the motor pump assembly from the vehicle. The rubber mounts are pressed and locked into the mounting bracket. Pull up motor assembly to remove. To install: Position the motor assembly in the vehicle. Connect the hydraulic lines to the pump assembly. Attach the pump wire connector and ground connection. Install the sling well and floor cover behind the rear seat. Connect the negative battery cable. Fill the pump reservoir with Dexron

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    Clutches and Flywheels
    Hydraulics

    How do you get a hydraulic clutch on a 1986 C1500 working?

    try to bleed the clutch

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