This course introduces the physics of applied hydraulics, hydraulic components, and applications. It explains how a simple system functions, including symbols and basic formulas. It discusses the components in the hydrostatic drive transmission and examines open- versus closed-center circuits and the functional description of forward, neutral, and reverse drive circuits. It concludes with the subject of proportional control, including types of proportional-control valves.
TPC Training Systems is authorized by IACET to offer 0.7 CEUs for this program.