This module covers the components, assembly and operation of typical aircraft hydraulic systems.
Total Hours: 24
- Lecture Hours: 24
This course is offered online:
Admission in to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Program.
T7-1 - Hydraulics
T7-2 - Hydraulics & Pneumatics
Describe the physical laws governing the behaviors of fluids in motion and under pressure
Given certain variables, perform work and power calculations
Describe properties of hydraulic fluid
Explain how components fit together to form a simple, closed hydraulic system
Recognize the difference between open-and closed-centre systems
Explain the function and operation of various hydraulic components
Describe methods of operating hydraulic systems in the event of main system failure
Explain the function of different types of hydraulic seals
Demonstrate various techniques of installing rigid tubing, hoses and fittings
Explain the operational differences between pneumatic and hydraulic systems
Explain the purpose of all components in a small airplane hydraulic system schematic diagram
Explain the purpose of all components in a large airplane hydraulic system schematic diagram
Explain the purpose of all components in a helicopter hydraulic system schematic diagram
Perform routine inspection of an aircraft hydraulic system
Demonstrate hydraulic system troubleshooting procedures.
Identify AWM regulations applicable to hydraulic systems
The student will identify various hydraulic components and explain their function.
- The student will explain the operation of hydraulic systems using schematics and troubleshoot problems.
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Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.