Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems is divided in two sections; with pneumatics as one section and hydraulics in the other section. The various topics dealt in this book are concise and self-contained with pictorial illustrations, for easy understanding and clear conception. Each chapter has review questions at the end.
Important topics discussed in this book are power source, storage, transmission, service, control systems, power, circuits, feedback, programme, disposal, electro pneumatics, actuators, and electro-oilaulic, and so on. This book is designed to help engineering students, and guide technicians from the maintenance department to find faults and rectify.
Unique, pictorial presentation of topics for easy comprehension
Chapters on trouble shooting and maintenance give hands-on tips on fixing day-to-day problems
Industrial standards have been given as reference at appropriate places
K. Hiraniya Singh had obtained his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the then Mysore University. He was a fellow of The Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering. He was trained in Germany in reputed organizations like Bosch, Festo, and REFA Institute and had served Southern Railways with the responsibility for modifications and alteration of loco, carriage and wagon parts. He was responsible for designing, developing and executing curricula in Foremen Training Institute. Dr K Hiraniya Singh had an experience of more than 30 years in teaching. He was an adjunct faculty of engineering colleges in Bangalore. He retired as a Joint Director Foremen Training Institute, Bangalore, a Government of India/Ministry of Labour, DGET.