American Technical Publishers (Orland Park, IL) has introduced a new textbook specifically designed for teaching the design, application, and maintenance of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Fluid Power Systems addresses fluid power systems, components, and devices, and focuses on troubleshooting techniques by introducing descriptions, operational procedures, common applications, and operating characteristics. Review questions and activities at the end of each chapter provide a variety of assessment opportunities. A CD-ROM is also included that reinforces important topics covered in the textbook. According to the company, Fluid Power Systems is ideal for technician-level training programs.
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