Hydraulic hoses exist on nearly every hydraulic machine. It is critical to ensure hose assemblies are fabricated with care to ensure reliability of the hose and the hydraulic system they’re part of.
This presentation covers the essentials of hydraulic hose assembly to ensure the machine is safe and dependable.
Watch this webinar to learn:
- How to ensure the hose assembly is free from contamination
- How to measure a fitting to ensure the most secure crimp
- Which fittings are required for different types of hydraulic hose
- How to ensure finished hose length is accurate
Josh Cosford, contributing editor, studied fluid power at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario, where he currently resides. He has over a decade of experience with fluid power systems, and has held the Certified Fluid Power Hydraulic Specialist designation from the Fluid Power Society since 2009.