Academic Catalog

Mechatronics (MECH)

MECH 150  Introduction to Hydraulics and Pneumatics  4 cr.   (3 + 2)  

This course will introduce participants to the basic components, controls, and functions of railroad pneumatics and hydraulics. Course topics include standard symbols, pumps, control valves, control assemblies, actuators, maintenance procedures, and switching control devices.

Prerequisite(s): MATH 012 OR MATH 023 OR Mathematics placement requiring no remediation.