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What is counterbalance valve and it's application?

24 May '17, 19:52

May 24, 2017, 7:52 p.m.
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Counterbalance valve is a self-locking hydraulic device. It's purpose is to ensure one-way flow of hydraulic liquid. There are 3 types commonly used:

  • Internally piloted counterbalance valve

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  • Externally piloted counterbalance valve

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  • Internally/Externally piloted counterbalance valve

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Usually used to support a hoisted/lifted load or prevent a load from dropping uncontrolled

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24 May '17, 20:10

May 24, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
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