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Synonyms for hydraulics

study of the mechanics of fluids

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Upon activating the hydraulic-assisted seats mechanism, the hydraulic pressure enables the retraction of the seats and results in the pressure load on the seats to be removed with or without pressure in the pipeline (Figure 2).
At about 1 hour into a JCS directed Sensitive Reconnaissance Operations mission over Korea, Maj Adcock noticed hydraulic pressure begin to fall below operational limits.
This hydraulic pressure system enables metalformers to use high force in areas where space is limited.
Tohoku Electric will also strengthen doors at the buildings housing nuclear reactors so they could resist hydraulic pressure to prevent seawater from entering important facilities.
The press features a color graphic touch screen controller, digital control of the laminating pressure and platen temperature, automatic setting of the hydraulic pressure and exclusion of press cylinders according to programmed panel dimensions, and electronic detection of platen deflection due to improper loading of the press.
A suspension control valve controls the hydraulic pressure and flow to both sides of the cylinders.
Pneumatic or hydraulic pressure can be used to adjust the TACfans' blades, depending on the requirement of the application.
The forming process involves deformation of a metal sheet using an increasing hydraulic pressure applied to the lower side of sheet.
Nippon Steel subsidiary skips hydraulic pressure tests for pipelines
Loss or reduction in hydraulic pressure will not release the tool because the power-off design requires pressure applied to the hydraulic piston and transmitted through the rod to push the clamping sleeve down.
They can detect any form of attack, including explosives or attempted entry with tools such as drills, flame cutters, mechanical and hydraulic pressure tools, thermal lances, and water jets.
The basic configuration of the system consists of an oil pump for converting engine power into hydraulic pressure, and an oil motor for converting the hydraulic pressure back into power for output.
The miners were trapped at a level slightly more than a mile underground when a hydraulic pressure pipe blew out at a weld at the mine outside Carletonville, near Johannesburg.
In their work, the MS signal was directly used to determine the switchover point from filling to packing, thereby replacing the traditional method based on ram position or hydraulic pressure.