Hydraulics and Pneumatics: A technician's and engineer's guide / Edition 3

Hydraulics and Pneumatics: A technician's and engineer's guide / Edition 3

by Andrew Parr
     
 

ISBN-10: 0080966748

ISBN-13: 9780080966748

Pub. Date: 03/01/2011

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Hydraulics and Pneumatics: A Technician's and Engineer's Guide serves as a guide to the hydraulic and pneumatic systems operations. It features mathematical content that has been presented in a style understandable even to beginners and non-experts. It has nine chapters that cover both hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, their fundamental principles including

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Hydraulics and Pneumatics: A Technician's and Engineer's Guide serves as a guide to the hydraulic and pneumatic systems operations. It features mathematical content that has been presented in a style understandable even to beginners and non-experts. It has nine chapters that cover both hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, their fundamental principles including safety standards and regulations. The book also features abundant referencing, updated web links, and masterful tables for easier understanding of the concepts covered.

The text is written to serve as an introductory reference for novices and students in pneumatics and hydraulics. It is also invaluable and can be used as primary reference for control, manufacturing, mechanical, and electrical engineers, operations managers, and technicians working with hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.

  • Covers both hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, with a practical, practitioner-led approach that does not demand great theoretical and mathematical understanding.
  • Thorough and updated coverage of safety standards, helping control engineers and shop floor managers to ensure their operations are in compliance with regulations.
  • More abundant referencing, new and updated web-links, look-up tables and graphical keys offer even easier referencing while providing quick access to other related materials.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780080966748
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
250
Sales rank:
546,118
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Fundamental principles; Hydraulic pumps and pressure regulation; Air compressors, air treatment and pressure regulation; Control valves; Actuators; Hydraulic and pneumatic accessories; Process control pneumatics; Sequencing Applications; Safety, fault-finding and maintenance; Appendix: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Symbols.

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