FLUID POWER SYSTEMS 1
Exploring hydraulic power systems including pressure, flow, force, torque and horsepower. Fundamental circuits are connected and tested on hydraulic trainers. Major components are identified, connected and analyzed. Pneumatic power transmission including compressed air production and preparation, valves, actuators and air consumption will also be looked at.
Pre/Corequisites: 31-070-101 SAFE EQUIPMENT OPERATION, 31-070-103 EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE, 31-070-104 AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION, 31-070-105 ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS 1 and 31-070-106 IMPLEMENTS 1. Condition: Accepted into the Agriculture Equipment Technician Technical Diploma, or with Dean approval.