Calculate the required pumping power needed for a simple hydraulic system. In order to suit your particular application, click on the adjustable fields to alter calculated values.
Cylinder Size (in)
System Pressure (PSI) and Flow (GPM)
Cycle Time (sec)
Input Power (HP)
Considering 80% overall efficiency
Designed By: Rodrigo Londono P.Eng, Hydraulic Design Engineer.
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