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Hydraulic Systems for Mobile Equipment

By: Timothy W. Dell
ISBN: 978-1-63126-414-6
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2017
Subject: Automotive
Description
Hydraulic Systems for Mobile Equipment educates students in heavy equipment and heavy truck programs. The text has a primary emphasis on agricultural and construction machinery, and can also empower students working in any related field of hydraulics. Designed for education, the text contains rich pedagogical support, thorough coverage of equipment and systems from a variety of manufacturers, and high-quality photos, drawings, and schematics. The scope and approach of the book make it appropriate for all students, whether they are pursuing a certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or a master's degree.
  • Includes traditional hydraulic content such as fluid power principles, pumps, motors, safety, valves, filtration, accumulators, plumbing, reservoirs, coolers, and fluids.
  • Includes fundamental explanation of the most common types of mobile hydraulic control systems, specifically open center, pressure compensating, pre-spool load sensing pressure compensating, post-spool compensation (flow sharing), negative flow control, and positive flow control.
  • Provides fundamental instruction on hydrostatic transmissions with the goal of providing students true comprehension of the systems.
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Text 704 978-1-63126-414-6 $124.00
Hydraulic Systems for Mobile Equipment educates students in heavy equipment and heavy truck programs. The text has a primary emphasis on agricultural and construction machinery, and can also empower students working in any related field of hydraulics. Designed for education, the text contains rich pedagogical support, thorough coverage of equipment and systems from a variety of manufacturers, and high-quality photos, drawings, and schematics. The scope and approach of the book make it appropriate for all students, whether they are pursuing a certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or a master's degree.
  • Includes traditional hydraulic content such as fluid power principles, pumps, motors, safety, valves, filtration, accumulators, plumbing, reservoirs, coolers, and fluids.
  • Includes fundamental explanation of the most common types of mobile hydraulic control systems, specifically open center, pressure compensating, pre-spool load sensing pressure compensating, post-spool compensation (flow sharing), negative flow control, and positive flow control.
  • Provides fundamental instruction on hydrostatic transmissions with the goal of providing students true comprehension of the systems.
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Online Learning Suite, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-418-4 $71.00
The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Interactive Content
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available and provide a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and interactive review questions are included.

Interactive Content includes:
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Vocabulary Games
  • Review Questions (with digital form fields)
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code) 978-1-63126-419-1 $155.00
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Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-421-4 $266.64 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Resources. An introduction and overview of teaching material. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Correlation Charts. Correlation Charts aligning the text with curriculum standards. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Answer Keys. Chapter Answer Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.


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ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 750 questions 978-1-63126-422-1 $252.00 *
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Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 1080 slides 978-1-63126-423-8 $244.00 *
This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 25 chapters, comprising over 1080 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
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Online Instructor Resources, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-679-9 $128.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 1yr. Access Key Code provides 365 days of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, interactive content, answer keys, lesson plans, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.

Interactive Content includes:
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Vocabulary Games
  • Review Questions (with digital form fields)
Online Instructor Resources contents include:
  • Resource Materials
    • Instructor Resources
    • Correlation Charts
  • Chapter Resources
    • Textbook Answer Keys
    • Lesson Plans
    • Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint®
  • Assessment Software & Question Pools
    • ExamView® Assessment Suite v9.1 Software and Question Bank Files
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Table of Contents
1. Hydraulic Safety
2. Hydraulic and Fluid Power Principles
3. Symbols, Drawings, and Product Literature
4. Pumps
5. Rotary Actuators
6. Cylinders
7. Pressure-Control and Load-Holding Valves
8. Flow-Control Valves
9. Directional-Control Valves
10. Fluids
11. Filtration
12. Contamination Control
13. Accumulators
14. Reservoirs and Coolers
15. Plumbing
16. Open-Center Hydraulic Systems
17. Pressure-Compensating (PC) Hydraulic Systems
18. Load-Sensing Pressure-Compensating (LSPC) Hydraulic Systems
19. Flow Sharing/Downstream Compensation
20. Excavator Pump Controls
21. Hydraulic Test Equipment
22. Hydraulic Troubleshooting Principles
23. Hydrostatic Drives
24. Hydrostatic Drive Service and Diagnostics
25. Steering
Look Inside
Text
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Chapter 6 (PDF, 1.05 MB)
PDF
Chapter 18 (PDF, 969 KB)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 6 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 18 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 6 (PPS, 5.35 MB)
Correlations
AED Standards
NATEF Standards
About the Author(s)

Timothy W. Dell - is an Associate Professor of Automotive Technology at Pittsburg State University. Dr. Dell received his doctoral degree in curriculum and instruction from Kansas State University, a master of science degree in technology education from Pittsburg State University, and a bachelor of science degree in automotive technology with an emphasis in diesel and heavy equipment from Pittsburg State University. Dr. Dell began his career working for Case IH in their Technical Service Group, specializing in combine diagnostics. He has served on John Deere's Agricultural National Service Training Advisory Board and has been the advisor of Pittsburg State University's Caterpillar ThinkBIGGER four-year degree. He currently teaches Fluid Power, Advanced Hydraulic Systems, and Off Highway Systems, as well as Automotive Electricity and Electronic Systems, and Automotive Automatic Transmissions. Dr. Dell has served as the automotive department chair for four years, but returned to the classroom full time to pursue his passion for curriculum development and teaching.