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FLP 101: Fluid Power Fundamentals - I

This is an introductory class covering the fundamental principles of fluid power, both hydraulics and pneumatics. Subject matter includes application of Pascal's Law, prime mover requirements, principle of operation of fluid power fixed displacement pumps and compressors, control valves and actuators. Component failure modes and troubleshooting concepts are also covered. This course contains material previously taught in FLP 111. FLP 101 is generally offered in the first 7 1/2 week session.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Credits
2
Lecture Hours
30
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
15
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
45

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