Brendan Casey is a war-weary and battle-scarred veteran of the hydraulics industry. He's the author of The Hydraulic Troubleshooting Handbook, Insider Secrets to Hydraulics, Preventing Hydraulic Failures, The Definitive Guide to Hydraulic Troubleshooting, The Hydraulic Breakdown Prevention Blueprint and co-author of Hydraulics Made Easy and Advanced Hydraulic Control. And when he's not writing about hydraulics or teaching it, Brendan is flat-out helping consulting clients from a diverse range of industries solve their hydraulic problems. To contact him visit his company's Website:
www.HydraulicSupermarket.com

Posts by Brendan Casey

in Hydraulics At Work Feb 20, 2017

When NOT To Use Wire-Reinforced Hydraulic Hose

A recent client engaged me to design the hydraulic steering circuit for a luxury motor yacht he was building. During installation, the installer....More
in Hydraulics At Work Feb 13, 2017

How To Buy Hydraulic Filter Elements - The Right Way

When comparing filter elements, the better filter is the one that will achieve and maintain the required or targeted fluid cleanliness level (at the....More
in Hydraulics At Work Feb 06, 2017

Hydraulic Motor Face-Off: Bent Axis vs Axial Piston

Bent axis and in-line axial piston motors are both high performance designs featuring high efficiency at high operating pressures. But which is best....More
in Hydraulics At Work Jan 30, 2017

How To Make Your Hydraulic Supplier Rich

If you're a hydraulic machine owner, or responsible for the same, one sure way of transferring a scary amount of dinero from your bank account to....More
in Hydraulics At Work Jan 23, 2017

When NOT To Believe What Anyone Tells You

In 'The Hydraulic Troubleshooting Handbook' I define and explain 12 principles for troubleshooting anything successfully. And I use examples from....More
in Hydraulics At Work Jan 02, 2017

Why Accurate Failure Analysis Is VERY Important

As every hydraulics end-user who's been around for a while knows, hydraulic component manufacturers are notorious for the smoke and mirrors they use....More
in Hydraulics At Work Dec 19, 2016

Hydraulic Troubleshooting: Start With The Basics

In any troubleshooting situation, no matter how simple or complex the hydraulic system, always start with the basics. This ensures that the obvious....More
in Hydraulics At Work Dec 12, 2016

2 Good Reasons To SCHEDULE Hydraulic Pump Change-Outs

A manufacturing company recently hired me to check the performance of four hydraulic pumps operating a large hydraulic press. The hydraulic pumps had....More
in Hydraulics At Work Dec 05, 2016

Hydrostatic Transmissions: Making Sense Of Case Drain Flow - Part 3

In response to my previous posts on hydrostatic transmissions, some members were still confused about the influence of the charge pump when....More
in Hydraulics At Work Nov 21, 2016

NEW APP For Hydraulic Troubleshooting

Announcing a new App for your smartphone or tablet that helps you avoid troubleshooting mistakes and get the correct diagnosis in the shortest....More

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