Fluid Power with Applications

Fluid Power with Applications : United States Edition

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Updated to reflect current fluid power technology and industrial applications, this book focuses on the design, analysis, operation, and maintenance of fluid power systems. Provide readers with realistic ways to obtain desired speeds of hydraulic cylinders and motors. Enhances understanding of the operation of hydraulic pumps and motors. Use of MathCad shows readers how to use MathCad for optimizing the operating performance of hydraulic systems. For anyone interested in learning about Fluid Power, Hydraulics, and Pneumatics in Engineering Technology and Industrial Technology Programs.
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  • Hardback | 648 pages
  • 198.12 x 233.68 x 35.56mm | 1,360.77g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 0130102253
  • 9780130102256

Table of contents

1. Introduction to Fluid Power. 2. Physical Properties of Hydraulic Fluids. 3. Energy and Power in Hydraulic Systems. 4. Hydraulic Conductors and Fittings. 5. Basics of Hydraulic Flow in Pipelines. 6. The Source of Hydraulic Power: Pumps. 7. Hydraulic Actuators and Motors. 8. Valves and Other Control Components In Hydraulic Systems. 9. Hydraulic Circuit Design and Analysis. 10. Maintenance of Hydraulic Systems. 11. Pneumatics: Air Preparation and Components. 12. Pneumatics: Circuits and Applications. 13. Fluid Logic Control Systems. 14. Electrical Controls For Fluid Power Circuits. Appendix A. Sizes of Steel Pipe (English Units). Appendix B. Sizes of Steel Pipe (Metric Units). Appendix C. Sizes of Steel Tubing (English Units). Appendix D. Sizes of Steel Tubing (Metric Units). Appendix E. Unit Conversion Factors. Appendix F. Nomenclature. Appendix G. Fluid Power Symbols. Appendix H. Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Exercises. Index.
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