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Hydraulic technology: the basics

Applications of hydraulic technology are all around us—the water coming out of your tap and shower, the food you eat, the car you drive, the ship and plane you travel on, the elevator that takes you to your flat or … Continue reading

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Worlifts at the ‘Infrastructure Show’

Worlifts exhibited at the recent Infrastructure show held at the NEC.  A comprehensive range of mechanical lifting equipment, hydraulic lifting equipment and height safety equipment was on show from variety of leading brand manufactures such as Enerpac, Tangye, Yale, CMCO, … Continue reading

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Always check your hydraulic hoses

Hydraulic hoses form an integral part of  hydraulic equipment and systems but most often these are not paid much attention until and unless a failure occurs. Hoses have a limited service life and that too goes undermined due to various … Continue reading

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GT Hydraulic Bolt Tensioners from Enerpac

Enerpac has introduced a new piece of equipment, the GT Hydraulic Bolt Tensioner, to many major mining and contract groups of Australasia and the Asia-Pacific. These new tools help facilitate faster, safer and more precise maintenance and fabrication operations, thus … Continue reading

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Do’s and don’t’s when using hydraulic systems

BEFORE USING THE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM: • Check that all connections are tight and leak free. It is especially important to check all coupler connections because, after the system has been pressurized, you will not be able to tighten the couplers … Continue reading

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