How to Make Hydraulic Hoses With a Press?

Answer Making your own hydraulic hoses will save you money because you will do the work yourself and your machines won't be idle while you wait for a shop to make a hose. If you make more than 20 hoses a ... Read More »

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How to Make a Hydraulic Press?

Hydraulic presses are useful for smashing and condensing just about anything. Because of this, hydraulic presses are a handy tool to keep in the garage or around the house. You can construct a hydr... Read More »

How to Make a Metal Brake for a Hydraulic Press?

A brake in metal fabrication is a tool that bends metal sharply, creating a crease. There are many kinds of brakes. The simplest hydraulic brake bends flat stock to an 90-degree angle, like many sh... Read More »

When to Replace Hydraulic Hoses?

Hydraulic hoses are the most flexible part of a hydraulic system (or circuit), but also the weakest. Pumps, fittings and hydraulically actuated machines (pistons, motors, rollers, etc.) are constru... Read More »

How to Hook Up Hydraulic Hoses?

Simply put, hydraulics is a method of producing power through the movement of liquid. When a liquid is confined in a system, the force of the movement of the liquid can transmit power, multiply for... Read More »