Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems
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Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems

Author : K. Hiraniya Singh
© Year : 2016
ISBN : 9789385909337
Pages : 374
Binding : Paperback
Weight : 0.64   kg
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Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems is divided in two sections; with pneumatics as one section and hydraulics in the other section. The various topics dealt in this book are concise and self-contained with pictorial illustrations, for easy understanding and clear conception. Each chapter has review questions at the end.
Important topics discussed in this book are power source, storage, transmission, service, control systems, power, circuits, feedback, programme, disposal, electro pneumatics, actuators, and electro-oilaulic, and so on. This book is designed to help engineering students, and guide technicians from the maintenance department to find faults and rectify.

  • Unique, pictorial presentation of topics for easy comprehension
  • Chapters on trouble shooting and maintenance give hands-on tips on fixing day-to-day problems
  • Industrial standards have been given as reference at appropriate places

  1. Introduction to pneumatics
  2. Properties and characteristics of compressed air
  3. Production and conditioning of compressed air
  4. Distribution of compressed air
  5. Pneumatic actuators
  6. Pneumatic control elements
  7. Control systems
  8. Production of circuit diagrams
  9. Electro pneumatics
  10. Trouble shooting
  1. Introduction to power hydraulics
  2. Physical laws of power hydraulics
  3. Power Hydraulic fluids
  4. Fluid conditioning and reservoirs
  5. Hydraulic pumps
  6. Power Hydraulic actuators
  7. Control valves
  8. Servo valves
  9. Pipe, tube, hose and fittings
  10. Packing and seals
  11. Accessories
  12. Hydraulic circuits
  13. Standard hydraulic symbols
  14. Power Hydraulic system maintenance
  15. Fluid power system compared


K. Hiraniya Singh :- had obtained his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the then Mysore University. He was a fellow of The Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering. He was trained in Germany in reputed organizations like Bosch, Festo, and REFA Institute and had served Southern Railways with the responsibility for modifications and alteration of loco, carriage and wagon parts. He was responsible for designing, developing and executing curricula in Foremen Training Institute.
 Dr K Hiraniya Singh had an experience of more than 30 years in teaching. He was an adjunct faculty of engineering colleges in Bangalore. He retired as a Joint Director Foremen Training Institute, Bangalore, a Government of India/Ministry of Labour, DGET.

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