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Hydraulics 101: Follow These Basics to Maximize System Performance – Part 2

Last week, we started looking at the key components in a hydraulic system – including the hydraulic reservoir, the pump, and the electric motor – and outlined some basic fundamentals that operators must know to keep the system at peak performance.
 
This week, we continue this discussion by looking at the valves, the actuator, and the hydraulic
fluid.
 
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Safety is a critical priority for virtually every industrial operator, and many operators are always working towards improving their safety record. One of the key opportunities to improve safety is by reducing how often maintenance personnel need to interact with equipment (also referred to as “human-machine interaction” [HMI]).

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