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Hydraulic Valve Troubleshooting

Listed below are areas that you can diagnose in hydraulic valves. When working on a specific machine, refer to a machine’s technical manual for more information. a. Pressure-Control Valves. The following lists information when troubleshooting relief, pressure-reducing, pressure sequence, and … Continue reading

14. January 2011 by and
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Hydraulic Relief Valves

Relief valves are the most common type of pressure-control valves. The relief valves’ function may vary, depending on a system’s needs. They can provide overload protection for circuit components or limit the force or torque exerted by a linear actuator … Continue reading

12. 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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Pilot-Operated Relief Valves Hydraulic Circuits

A pilot-operated relief valve can be used to unload the pump at low pressure during periods between work cycles. The schematic in Fig. 3.10 shows a solenoid-actuated directional control valve connected to the remote pilot port on the side of … Continue reading

23. December 2009 by and
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