Hydraulics and Pneumatics
Hydraulic and pneumatic systems - fluids, forces, pumps and pistons.
Comparing Hydraulic Pumps
Comparing different types of hydraulic pumps and their maximum pressures and flow.
Compressed Air Quality
Compressed air quality according ISO 8573-1.
Hydraulic Cylinder Area vs. Diameter
Typical hydraulic cylinders and acting area vs. cylinder diameter.
Hydraulic Cylinders - Volume Displacement
The volumetric displacement of hydraulic cylinders.
Hydraulic Force vs. Pressure and Cylinder Size
Calculate hydraulic cylinder force.
Hydraulic Oil Pump - Horsepower vs. Pressure and Volume Flow
The power required for hydraulic pumping.
Hydraulic Pump Motor Sizing
Motor size vs. flow rate, shaft torque, shaft power and hydraulic power.
Hydraulic Pump Volume Capacity
Calculate hydraulic pump volume capacity.
ISO Valve Standards
An overview of ISO - International Organization for Standardization - valve standards.
JIS - Valve Standards
Japanese industrial valve standards and specifications from JAS - the Japanese Standards Association.
Pneumatic Cylinder - Acting Velocity
Calculate pneumatic cylinder acting velocity.
Pneumatic Cylinder - Excerted Force vs. Pressure
Force excerted by pneumatic air cylinders vs. air pressure cylinder size - online calculator.
Pneumatic Powder and Solid Transport Systems
Pneumatic transport systems used to move powder and other solid products.
Pneumatic Transport and Conveying - Carrying Velocities
Recommended air velocity for pneumatic transport of products like cement, coal, flour and more.
An introduction to pneumatic transport of powders.
Single Acting Pneumatic Piston - Air Consumption
Calculate air volume used by a single-acting piston.
Technical Terms in Fluid Mechanics
Some commonly used technical terms in fluid mechanics.