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What is the right Elastomer for your hydraulic sealing and is it important?

By |2018-03-07T18:14:44+00:00March 6th, 2018|Blog, Hydraulic Hand Pump Basics, Hydraulic Seals, Most Popular, White Paper|

How picking the right elastomeric hydraulic seal material is more than just chemistry and a catalogue. Use a seal material catalogue Useful elastomer materials What to watch out for Formulations change over time Specialist compounds Shelf life Machined seals Talk to an applications engineer After 30 years, Sarum Hydraulics knows quite a lot about seals [...]

How to select hydraulic pressure gauge ranges

By |2018-04-05T10:49:18+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Hydraulic Hand Pump Basics, White Paper|

Specifying a standard hydraulic pressure gauge range makes life so much easier. After 30 years, Sarum Hydraulics is finally getting to grips with what ranges are standards in what country.  We thought we understood it but even now still struggle every time somebody tells us the range specified is not available. Our Micropac pumps are [...]

How to: Burst test safely, cleanly and with complete control.

By |2018-12-03T15:55:28+00:00November 4th, 2015|Blog, Hydraulic Hand Pump Basics, Most Popular, White Paper|

Proof testing versus burst testing: what is the difference? It is important to decide what your objective is, as pressure or proof testing is not the same as burst testing. Pressure testing  Pressure testing, proof testing or proof pressure testing: What should appear on my proof testing certificate? In truth, these could be considered different [...]

How do I select a two speed hydraulic hand pump?

By |2019-03-24T20:30:17+00:00October 13th, 2015|Blog, Hydraulic Hand Pump Basics, Most Popular, White Paper|

SARUM HYDRAULICS LIMITED Application notes. Two speed hand pump. How do I select a two speed hydraulic hand pump? When do you need a two speed hydraulic hand pump? What are the basics and how do I not to get caught out with the wrong kit? Basics. Hydraulic hand pumps: The Basics A hydraulic hand [...]