Additionally; to fill up market gaps and to meet customer requirements HYDAC has developed, among these, weight reduced accumulators. They have been established for different applications of many industries. The weight reduced accumulators can be either bladder, piston or diaphragm.
Requirements, applications and products:
In Mobile Technology, especially in Automotive branches and in the Aircraft - and Aerospace Industry, the weight reduction is top on the list of requirements amongst accumulator manufacturers. With this release, HYDAC has achieved weight reductions of more than 80% in comparison to equivalent carbon steel executions.
Examples for HYDAC products:
Bladder accumulator, type SB345:
Nominal volume: 50 litres
Application: energy recovery
Weight reduction: 63%.
Piston accumulators, type SK100:
Nominal volume: 2.5 litres
Application: support of the hydraulic of sport planes and gliders
Weight reduction: 85%.
Diaphragm accumulators, type SBO50:
Nominal volume: 0.32 litres
Application: support of the automatic gear shift in a commercial vehicles
Weight reduction: 67%.
For more information on Weight Reduced Accumulators, please click here.
HYDAC International | Global Presence. Local Competence.
HYDAC International is a world leader in Fluid Technology.
Operating in over 50 countries with more than 6000 employees, HYDAC offer an extensive product range to cover all areas of Fluid Power products: Hydraulic Filtration, Accessories, Accumulators, Valves, Electronics, Condition Monitoring, Process and Compact Hydraulic Systems. With unmatched expertise and service, HYDAC is the competent partner throughout all industries worldwide such as Mining, Oil & Gas, Construction, Agriculture, Power Generation, Pulp & Paper and Defence just to name a few.
The demands that each of these industries place on machinery vary depending upon the application; however all types of equipment and systems share one thing in common - the need for improved performance in a cost-effective manner.
At HYDAC, we respond to such requirements by maintaining our position as a fluid power leader and satisfying the ever-changing needs of our customers. With presence all across Australia, we pride ourselves in reacting to customer demands through a concentrated distribution channel.
With the aid of our designated field engineers who specialise in key products and industry, the HYDAC network along with its distributors are able to offer solutions for any occasion, any place, anytime.