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Kawasaki KV3L-200 on test bench

Posted on September 8th, 2016

  Hydraulic Solutions recently overhauled a Kawasaki KV3L–200 pressure compensating pump for our customer. The pump powers all of the hydraulic components on the deck of their harbour workboats.   The pump is required to produce 130lpm flow at 245 bar pressure at an engine speed of 1000 RPM, at maximum engine speed of 1650 RPM the demand is 87…

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The Stingray

Posted on August 31st, 2016

  The concept was a remotely operated broom to clean areas where access is limited, or where access is dangerous, or in this case to clean beneath the “over water” coal conveyors to prevent oceanic pollution.  Hydraulic Solutions designed the circuit, specified…

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Cylinder assembly bench

Posted on August 16th, 2016

This is a large cylinder from an earthmover. The piston is 600mm in diameter. The OEM supplied seals were not available in Australia, imported parts had a long lead time. One of our suppliers manufactured seals for the cylinder and…

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Fully equipped hose service truck

Posted on August 12th, 2016

We can do the work at your site with our fully equipped hose service truck. We carry a wide range of fittings, hoses and hose ends. The on-board hose crimper can make up to 2″ diameter hoses. Try us, telephone…

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