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Hydraulic Counterbalance Valves

A counterbalance valve allows free flow of fluid in one direction and maintains a resistance to flow in another direction until a certain pressure is reached. A valve is normally located in a line between a directional-control valve and an … Continue reading

13. January 2011 by and
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Pressure Control Valves

A pressure-control valve may limit or regulate pressure, create a particular pressure condition required for control, or cause actuators to operate in a specific order. All pure pressure-control valves operate in a condition approaching hydraulic balance. Usually the balance is … Continue reading

12. January 2011 by and
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