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2019-2020 Catalog 
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MEC 120 - Pneumatics and Hydraulics

4 credit hours - Fours hours of lecture and directed laboratory weekly; one term.
Learn the basics of pneumatic, electro pneumatic and hydraulic control circuits in a complex mechatronic system. Master the functions and properties of control elements based upon physical principles, and the roles they play within the system. Use and interpret technical documentation and perform measurements on the pneumatic and hydraulic control circuits. Apply troubleshooting strategies to identify, localize and correct malfunctions and practice preventive maintenance and safety. Lab fee $30.

Prerequisite(s): EET 130  or permission of department chair.