Archive for April, 2014

Use 4 of Your 5 Senses to Troubleshoot Hydraulic Pumps

Every sense but taste plays a role in troubleshooting a hydraulic pump You rely on your hydraulic equipment to be fully operational when you need it. Naturally you don’t want to wait for a hydraulic pump to actually fail before replacing it, as this can mean costly and inconvenient downtime at your business. Some operators…

Posted on April 28, 2014

Need Parts for Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicles?

Bernell Hydraulics can handle big orders for operators of HHV fleets Hydraulic hybrid technology is becoming increasingly popular for large, heavy duty vehicles like trucks and buses. This technology offers many important advantages over standard gas-powered vehicles as well as other types of hybrid technology: Clean: Hydraulic hybrid vehicles (HHV) release 40 percent less emissions…

Posted on April 25, 2014

Tips for Working with Hydraulic Hose

Follow these tips to improve hose life and performance Hydraulic hoses are obviously a vital part of any hydraulic system. Unfortunately, being made of rubber or plastic, they are inherently weaker than the metal hydraulic components and framework surrounding them. Hoses are typically the first thing to need replacing in a hydraulic system. While we…

Posted on April 23, 2014