Hydraulic Systems Questions | Magister Hydraulics

How to Add a Hydraulic Valve to a Tractor

There are many agricultural tools and machines that employ hydraulics for smooth working. And note that a tractor is among these powerful and sturdy machines that rely or depend on the sheer power...

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2022
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How to Replace a Hydraulic Hose

Hydraulic hoses and various couplings are the crucial components of most construction machines and agricultural parts and equipment. You know that couplings and hoses are integral to all hydraulic...

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2022
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Hydraulic ports tutorial

Synopsis Acronyms Brief Introduction Recognition tools Connections from the U.S. National Pipe Tapered Fuel  National Pipe straight mechanical  JIC 37° Flare  SAE 45°...

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2021
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Directional Control Valve Center Options | Magister Hydraulics

Directional Control Valve Center Options

Directional Control Valve Centers Directional control valves are an important component in hydraulic systems, allowing operators to control the flow of fluid and the direction of movement in...

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2021
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What has to be taken into consideration in the choice and use of hydraulic hoses? |Magister Hydraulics

What has to be taken into consideration in the choice and use of hydraulic hoses?

Hydraulic high-pressure hoses, with four-fold security to prevent bursts, should be used as connector hoses.  In addition to the four preferred lengths, lengths are also supplied up to customer...

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2021
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How to maintain a hydraulic system in working order? |Magister Hydraulics

Hydraulic System Maintenance

Maintenance of Hydraulic System Maintaining a hydraulic system is important for its efficient and reliable operation. Here are some steps for effective hydraulic system...

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2021
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How to troubleshoot a hydraulic system? |Magister Hydraulics

Hydraulic system troubleshooting

The sources of hydraulic system failures can be tricky to identify, but some troubleshooting steps can help narrow down the possible options. So how do you troubleshoot a hydraulic system? Here are...

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2021
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Hydraulic gear pump replacement. What to look for? |Magister Hydraulics

What hydraulic pump do I need for my application?

Hydraulic gear pump selection depends on the number of factors such as: required oil flow rate, desired working pressure of the application, hydraulic cylinder oil volume displacement, speed of the...

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2021
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What are some common causes of cylinder failure?

What are the common causes of hydraulic cylinder failure?

Side loading Side loading is a very common hydraulic cylinder failure, which is caused from the cylinder being misaligned which creates an unparalleled force on the piston rod. Hydraulic cylinder...

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Single acting hydraulic cylinders VS double acting. | Magister Hydraulics

What is the difference between double and single acting hydraulic cylinders?

Double-Acting (DAT) – have a port for each side, supplied with hydraulic fluid for both, the retraction and extension. Used for power up – power down...

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Suggested list of actions in order to properly choose a replacement hydraulic cylinder. | Magister Hydraulics

How to choose and use hydraulic cylinders safely?

Many of the failures in a hydraulic system show similar symptoms: a gradual or sudden loss of high pressure, resulting in the loss of power or speed in the cylinders. In fact, the cylinder may stall...

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2021
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How Many Types of Hydraulic Cylinders Are There?

How Many Types of Hydraulic Cylinders Are There?

The three most common hydraulic cylinder configurations are piston hydraulic cylinders, telescopic hydraulic cylinders, and plunger hydraulic cylinders. Each cylinder design varies by the type of...

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2021
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How to repair hydraulic cylinders?

Hydraulic cylinders take a significant part of the entire hydraulic system. They are mechanical actuators that provide the unidirectional force. Integration of hydraulic cylinders will eliminate...

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2021
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How to change hydraulic cylinders?

In most times, a hydraulic cylinder can be repaired by changing out pistons or seals inside the cylinder. However, on rare occasions, you may need to replace the entire cylinder itself. If that...

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2021
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Dieseling in Hydraulic Cylinders | Magister Hydraulics

Dieseling in Hydraulic Cylinders

Hydraulic Cylinder Dieseling Hydraulic dieseling, often referred to as the dieseling effect, happens when air gets mixed with hydraulic cylinder oil, resulting in the formation of bubbles within the...

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2020
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How to measure a hydraulic cylinder replacement | Magister Hydraulic

How to measure a hydraulic cylinder replacement?

In order to measure and decide which hydraulic cylinder you need, first of all you would have to visually determine the type of hydraulic cylinder you try to replace. Here are the the main three...

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2020
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Why do hydraulic cylinders start leaking_ | Magister Hydraulic

Why do hydraulic cylinders start leaking?

  Why do hydraulic cylinders start leaking? Seals play a major role in hydraulic cylinders – they contain the fluid and prevent the leakage of fluid. The seals for a rod sealing system...

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2020
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How to choose hydraulic oil | Magister Hydraulic

How to choose hydraulic oil?

  It’s more than common to deal with lubricated machines and most of us love to take good care of them. Just like we love to maintain our health and fitness by taking healthy food and...

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2020
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Basics of Hydraulic Directional Control Valves

Basics of Hydraulic Directional Control Valves

About Direction Control Valve and Classification The hydraulic directional control valves can start, stop, and control the direction of the flow. They are classified according to principal...

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2020
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Fluid Power Formulas | Magister Hydraulics

Fluid Power Formulas

Fluid power formulas refer to a collection of mathematical equations and calculations that are used to analyze and understand the behavior of fluids, particularly in hydraulic and pneumatic...

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Hydraulic hoses explained | Magister Hydraulic

Hydraulic hoses explained

A hydraulic hose is used to send hydraulic oil to hydraulic components, valves, actuators, and other hydraulic tools. Any type of hydraulic hoses are required to meet stringent standards to accustom...

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2020
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Basics of Hydraulic Hose Fittings

Basics of Hydraulic Hose Fittings

How to determine proper hydraulic hose fittings? Nowadays there are numerous types of tools and machinery that require a specific kind of sealing. Thread types also vary according to design...

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2020
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Basics of Hydraulic Gear Pumps

Basics of Hydraulic Gear Pumps

A comprehensive guide on Gear Pump Define the gear pump. The gear pump is a PD (Positive displacement) pump. It helps to develop a flow by carrying the fluid between repeatedly enclosing interlocking...

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2020
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drift in hydraulic cylinder

Drift in Hydraulic Cylinder

Drift Causes of Hydraulic Cylinder Indeed, the hydraulic system can have its challenges. When the hydraulic system has quit working, the primary thing that you should do is to check its hoses get...

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2020
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