Hydraulic hoses are the lifeline of most heavy equipment and machinery. It is a commonly understood that hydraulic hoses break down, eventually. But, by following a few standard practices, you can extend the life of your hydraulic hose and keep your machinery up and running longer.
Four common causes of a hydraulic hose failure:
The life of a hydraulic hose is measured by the number of times the system cycles, plus its age or the length of service time of the machinery with which it operates. To reduce the amount of downtime due to hose failure, here are six simple steps that you should follow:
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