Hydraulic Valves 1

This unit is designed to familiarize trainees with the basic design and operation of various types of valves used in hydraulic systems. After completing this unit, trainees will be able to describe the functions of flow and pressure in a hydraulic system, and identify and describe various types of manually adjusted valves, sliding spool valves, and spring-biased valves. They should also be able to describe various ways in which valves can be actuated.



Duration: 2 hours