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Grinding and Plating with Select Fluid Power

Grinding and Plating with Select Fluid Power In today’s blog post we are going to take a look at a recent plating project we completed for a unique customer. We are going to review the process behind the job and the strict requirements needed from our equipment to complete the job successfully. In …

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Failed hydraulic cylinder repaired by Select Fluid Power

5 Types of Hydraulic Cylinder Failure

5 Types of Hydraulic Cylinder Failure As an ISO certified company, Select Fluid Power commits to quality programs. We conduct thorough testing on your hydraulic cylinder to find the cause of any failures. We then compile multiple reports to ensure the same failure does not occur again. Let’s go over the five most common …

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Chroming tank and a cylinder

Double-Dipping 101

Double-Dipping 101 Shops with small chroming tanks engage in a technique called double-dipping when customers have high capacities. It should be noted that this practice is industry accepted. However, it does cost you more money and increases your turnaround time. So, what is double-dipping? Double-dipping is used when a shop’s tanks are smaller than your rod. The facility …

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Liebherr extension rod repaired by Select Fluid Power

Liebherr LTM 1400 Extension Rod & LHM 500 Stabilization Cylinder

Liebherr LTM 1400 Extension Rod & LHM 500 Stabilization Cylinder Select Fluid Power built a state-of-the-art hard chrome and hydraulic repair facility in 2014. It was designed to handle the industry’s high capacity needs. Since the facility’s debut, Select has worked on jobs ranging from chip dump cylinder repair and rotary shaft chroming. …

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Large cylinder over a chroming tank

4 Ways to Determine the Quality of a Chrome Plating Facility

4 Ways to Determine the Quality of a Chrome Plating Facility It’s hard to determine the quality of any business, let alone a chrome plating facility. Our customers often don’t have a local solution for their chroming needs. This is due to specific handling and capacity requirements. We asked professionals in the industry …

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Committed to Quality

We have built a culture focused around environmental standards and continuous improvement. We are committed to providing consistent quality for all hydraulic cylinder repairs and hard chrome plating services.

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