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How Do I Choose a Hydraulic Oil Tank?

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A hydraulic tank, also known as a hydraulic reservoir, is an important piece of equipment for supplying hydraulic systems with fluid. They are fundamentally the storage area for your fluid, but on top of this, they also perform other important tasks such as allowing contaminants to settle and dissipating the heat through the walls of the system to cool the fluid.

What is a Clamshell Bucket?

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Are you new to construction and materials movement and struggling to come to terms with some of the jargon? If so, you’re not alone. There are seemingly endless types of equipment and accessories for you to choose from to get the job done, making it hard to know what the differences are and where you should be looking.

Should I Opt For A Steel Or Aluminium Hydraulic Oil Tank?

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When it comes to purchasing a hydraulic oil reservoir tank, there are a few things you need to consider. Do you want a steel tank or an aluminium tank? What size do you need? And what are the advantages and disadvantages of each type of tank? In this post, we’ll take a look at the pros and cons of both steel and aluminium tanks, so you can make an informed decision to best suit your needs.

What Is The Function Of Oil Tanks In A Hydraulic System?

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Hydraulic systems are used in a wide range of industrial settings for a variety of applications. From industrial buildings and construction equipment to vehicles, hydraulic systems are an efficient and affordable way to create repetitive movements. The transport industry, commercial vehicles, and plants are the sectors that commonly utilise hydraulic systems.

What Size Hydraulic Tank Do I Need?

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Choosing the right-sized hydraulic tank is essential for all commercial vehicle applications. As a general rule, hydraulic tanks should be around 2.5 x the pump(s) flow, however, the correct sizing varies depending on the intended usage of the system; as well as whether the system uses an open or closed circuit.

PCM increase range and stock of hydraulic oil tanks for 2022

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To enhance service levels for our customers and in order to provide immediate response to enquiries, we have significantly increased stock levels and added new models to our hydraulic tank range. New models include steel underbody oil tanks available in sizes 50lt, 67lt and 100lt options

Tanks Available from Stock

 

As well as new Under-Body Style Steel tanks we have also improved the standard chassis / side mounted tank size range available by offering a 150lt and 170lt slimline option for customers.

Tanks available from stock

Quick Change Hooks

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  • Safety Latches for the Attachment of Chains and Slings
  • Fully Certified and CE Marked Kit
  • Load Tested
  • Hooks can easily retrofitted and can be easily removed
  • Available ex stock for delivery