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Hydraulic Brake Valve Application

A brake valve performs the same function as a counterbalance valve, but it is designed to overcome a key disadvantage. An example will illustrate this point. Suppose a direct-operated counterbalance valve is used in a motor circuit. There are times … Continue reading

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Hydraulic Counterbalance Valve and Brake Valve

The counterbalance valve and brake valve have similar symbols (Fig. 3.26). The single difference is that the brake valve has a remote pilot line in addition to an upstream pilot line. As with the sequence and pressure-reducing valves, a check … Continue reading

25. December 2009 by and
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