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Advanced Hydraulics
ADV HYDRAULICS
CLASS CODE: AGSYS 365 CREDITS:  2
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: AGRICULTURE BUSINESS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Advanced principles regulating the transmission and control of fluid power hydraulics. Trouble shooting and system repairs.
TAUGHT: Winter
CONTENT AND TOPICS: The application, operating, inspection, testing, servicing and repair of hydraulics, circuits, systems and components as pertains to the application of hydraulics in agriculture machinery.
* Safety.
* General maintenance.
* Diagnosis, testing and trouble shooting.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. Obtain a BYU-Idaho driving permit.
2. Understand the safety procedures working on hydraulics.
3. List and define basic hydraulic system testing equipment and procedures.
4. Explain how to hook up a hydraulic tester.
5. Become familiar with the seven basic steps of diagnosis.
REQUIREMENTS: A BYU-Idaho driving permit is required before students are allowed to operate University agricultural machinery.
PREREQUISITES:
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001