Fluid Power Systems
is a text/workbook that covers topics specifically relating to the
design, application, and maintenance of hydraulic and pneumatic
This new edition has been redesigned and includes expanded
content on hydraulic pumps, fluid conductors, connectors, and means
The text/workbook addresses fluid power systems, components, and
devices specific to industrial, commercial, and mobile power
equipment applications such as pumps, valves, actuators, electrical
controls, and troubleshooting techniques. Each component, device, or
system is introduced with descriptions, operation, common
applications, system examples, and operating characteristics.
Schematic symbols are introduced throughout the textbook to
assist the learner with schematic diagram comprehension.
The included FluidSIM®
4.2 Student Version simulation software provides the
learner with an added tool to create, build, and troubleshoot
hydraulic circuits in the form of specific activities in the
text/workbook. Instructors can also create their own activities.
- Quick Quizzes®
- Illustrated Glossary
- Flash Cards
- Interactive Schematics
- Chapter Reviews
- Media Library