Hydraulic Power Take Offs
How Can a PTO Be Classified and Found Online?
Power Take-Offs (PTOs) provide truck versatility beyond the usual function of providing transportation for materials. Power is directed from the engine to the auxiliary equipment to perform the work....
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Why Power Take-Off Gear Ratios Matter
Power Take-Offs (PTOs) are designed to pick up engine power through rotation and transfer the power to another piece of equipment. For this to work, a piece of equipment can be mounted to the PTO or...
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Why Pick an Extended Shaft PTO (Medium or Heavy Duty)?
Transmissions within work truck applications are highly customizable leading to multiple Power Take-Off (PTO) designs aligning with the transmission, chassis and space claim requirements. When it...
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Power Shift Power Take-Off (PTO) Troubleshooting
Parker Chelsea’s Power Take-Off (PTO) is designed and built to meet the demands of the mobile equipment industry. The Chelsea PTO is intended to provide a long service life, both on-highway...
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Ten Frequently Asked Questions You Should Know About PTOs
A Power Take-Off, or PTO, gives a truck versatility beyond its usual function of providing transportation for materials. It directs power to the auxiliary equipment to perform work at the site and/or...
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How to Specify a Power Take-Off (PTO)
It is very important to have specific information to select the proper Power Take-Off (PTO) to match the transmission on a vehicle. A PTO is not transferable from one vehicle application to another,...
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What’s All the Noise About with My Power Take-Off (PTO)?
The last thing one wants to worry about is a loud noise coming from their truck and not knowing why it is happening or where it is coming from. Without proper maintenance and potential...
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16 Essential Guidelines for Safe and Proper Power Take-Off Mounting
Incorrect installation of a Power Take-Off (PTO) may cause the PTO and/or the gearbox to break and damage other parts as well as cause death, personal injury and property damage. Therefore, PTOs...
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Understanding Why There are So Many Options for Mounting a PTO
Transmissions commonly found in class 4 and larger vehicles may have provisions for the mounting of a Power Take-Off (PTO). Many popular transmissions have a PTO aperture on the side or bottom (such...
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Meeting Your Work Truck's Demand for More Hydraulics Space
Dump pumps have long been the standard in the dump truck and trailer segment. The cost-effectiveness of a combination pump and valve with a built-in relief has been a winning combination in the North...
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3 Easy Steps to Configure a Wetline Kit for Your Work Truck
When you think of dump trucks, moving floors, oil transfers, lowboys, live floors and roll-offs, your first thought might not be Wetline Kits. Instead, you probably think about the function of each of...
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Hydraulic Pump/Motor Selection Considerations for High-Production Shredding Applications
High-production shredding applications produce tremendous shock in hydraulic systems. Hydraulic transmission design, shaft speed, and operating torque are just the beginning of the...
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IFPE 2014 Showcases Innovative Products and Systems for Heavy-Duty Vehicle Design
The co-located IFPE and CONEXPO-CONAGG show, which occurs every three years in Las Vegas, Nevada, is among the largest tradeshows in the world. This year the international expo attracted...
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Hydraulic Technologies and Key Markets
Hydraulics is the technology of controlling pressurized fluids to create force and motion. Parker hydraulics enable and improve machinery performance.   Key markets Aerial lift Agriculture Air...
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