FLP 225: Fluid Power Motion Control

This course reviews basic electrical principles and covers amplifier theory as applied to open loop and closed loop control. Proportional directional valves, flow control valves and pressure control valves are discussed along with hydraulic servo valves. Proper setup alignment of the drive amplifiers and troubleshooting of servo and proportional control systems are covered in class and laboratory sessions. Closed loop (PID) control theory and feedback transducers are also discussed.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; FLP 214

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
    offered in the daytime   

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 45
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 75

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