Learn the Terminology - Fluid Power
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Compressibility: The change in volume of a unit volume of a fluid
when subjected to a unit change of pressure.
Contaminant: Any material or substance that is unwanted or
adversely affects the fluid power system or components or both.
Corrosion: The chemical change in the mechanical elements caused by
the interaction of fluid or contaminants or both. More specifically related to
chemical changes in metals.
The products of change may be introduced into the system as generated
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