The elimination of oil, valves, hoses, etc. requires less housekeeping since leaks are avoided. Hydraulic systems must have the ability to “breath” when the oil is flowing in and out of their oil reservoirs.

The elimination of oil, valves, hoses, etc. requires less housekeeping since leaks are avoided.

 

Hydraulic systems must have the ability to “breath” when the oil is flowing in and out of their oil reservoirs. This frequently introduces some amount of oil mist through the tank breather into the machine environment, which then adheres to all surfaces.