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Hydraulics and Pneumatics (IET 243)

Term: 2012-2013 Fall Term

Faculty

Christopher D Wilson
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Office Hours:
  • Monday 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
  • Monday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Monday 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Monday 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Tuesday 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Tuesday 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM to 11:30 PM
  • Wednesday 11:30 AM to 12:30 AM
  • Wednesday 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Thursday 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Thursday 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
  • Friday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Friday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Friday 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Friday 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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    Schedule

    Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu, 12:15 PM - 3:25 PM (8/16/2012 - 10/17/2012) Location: TECH TECH T105

    Description

    This course begins with the basics of hydraulic and pneumatic principles. Hydraulic history, liquid characteristics, pressure, flow, and force are the topics covered in hydraulics. Pneumatics topics include gas characteristics, pressure, volume, air temperature and moisture content, and multistage compression. Students will develop skills to construct both hydraulic and pneumatic circuits, learn how to read pneumatic and hydraulic symbols and schematics, and disassemble and reassemble pumps, cylinders, valves, and piping.