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- Published: 26 Nov 2018
Hydraulic cylinders may be the simplest of all types of hydraulic components and can be easily repaired. But unless you let an expert hydraulic cylinder repairs Central QLD specialist to handle this for you, then you may be looking at more problems in the future.
Don't settle for anything less when it comes to your hydraulic cylinder repairs. Choose a local specialist that can handle this for you. Call us at 07 4638 4445,today.
Common Hydraulic Cylinder Repairs in Central QLD
Below are some of the most common hydraulic cylinder repairs for gas, mining and earthmoving machines and equipment.
Piston Rod Scored
The piston rod is one of the most commonly broken part of a hydraulic cylinder, which is commonly caused by a contamination in the gland or oil bearing.
Once this is broken, it would be very difficult for your machine to separate the pressure zones inside the barrel. To fix this problem, the entire cylinder had to be flushed and the filters changed.
Drayton Engineering has the parts and team of skilled individuals to do this for you fast and efficiently. Talk to us, today.
Bent Piston Rod
An outside impact or operation overload can cause your piston rod to bend. When this happens, your piston rod has to be replaced with a new one. However, you need to ensure that the new piston rod is able to withstand the load it carries. Thus, the need for an expert hydraulic repair specialist to do this job for you.
Let us help. Send us a message.
Piston Rod not Retracting
If your piston rod is not retracting properly, it is an indication of a potential port blockage or internal leakage. Check all of the ports and pipes for potential blockage.
Confused on how this is to be done?
Ask someone who knows the details about this. Call us on 07 4638 4445.
Hydraulic Leaking Cylinder
Sometimes, you'll notice that your piston rod is becoming damp. Do not disregard this because it may be a sign of possible leakages due to a worn-off seal of the cylinder rod gland.
Send us a message so we can identify the cause of the wear and replace it with a new one.
Internal Corrosion of the Cylinder Barrel
If water is mixed in the oil inside the cylinder barrel, then it may result in an internal corrosion. This situation requires an immediate change of oil to avoid further damage to your hydraulic cylinder.
Call an expert to help you. Talk to us.
Loss of power
There are many reasons why your hydraulic cylinder may not be working. This may be due to:
- hydraulic pump failure
- internal leakage
- incorrect valve settings
Let Drayton Engineering handle these hydraulic cylinder repairs in Toowoomba, Dalby, Warwick, Roma, Goodinwindi, Moree, Mackay, Rockhampton, Blackwater, Emerald,and Wandoan for you. Call us at 07 4638 4445.
Our Scope of Hydraulic Cylinder Repairs for Central QLD
Drayton Engineering has over 20 years of experience in performing various types of hydraulic cylinder repairs for Toowoomba, Dalby, Warwick, Roma, Goodinwindi, Moree, Mackay, Rockhampton, Blackwater, Emerald,and Wandoan. This includes:
Complete hydraulic cylinder rebuild
Our team is equipped and skilled in cleaning off your unit, disconnecting the hoses and plugging the ports before removing the cylinder that has to be fixed and rebuilt.
We also drain the cylinder ports of its hydraulic fluid. Soon after, our men will be examining the cylinder to see the needed repair that has to be done with it.
If it needs any replacement parts, we have a wide array of parts readily available for you. We can immediately fix your hydraulic cylinder for it to start functioning in no time. This is done without having to wait for the needed replacement parts.
Hydraulic Cylinder Machining
We have the right tools and equipment for your hydraulic cylinder machining needs. This includes:
We are fully equipped to service your needs including drills and excavators used in the mining industry. Talk to us, today.
Hydraulic Cylinder Honing
Honing is critical to any cylinder rebuild. It requires removing the material and improving the surface finish and bore geometry of the cylinder, which needs rigid tool design to properly execute this.
It is used to:
- Deglaze the surface of the cylinder
- Create a cross-hatched surface finish
- Correct minor surface irregularities and geometrical issues
- Repair dents, worn areas, scratches and minor galling
- Fix ballooning, out of round, bell mouth and taper problems
Is your machine in need of this service? Send us a message. We are happy to help.
Hydraulic Cylinder Reseal and Supply
Hydraulic seals are also prone to damages dues to:
- Wear and swelling
- Scarring and fracturing
- Hardening and extrusion
- Contamination and chemical erosion
- Deterioration and improper installation
When this happens, you need to either reseal or have these replaced.
Drayton Engineering has a wide-array of hydraulic seals to replace your broken parts. This includes:
- Piston seals
- Rod seals
- Buffer seals
- Wiper seals
- Guide rings
Talk to us if you need any of these products and services.
Hydraulic Cylinder Welding
Do you need a welded body cylinder for a more durable machine?
We can perform the welding for you. We work with you so we can deliver quality welded hydraulic cylinders that will suit your unique requirements. We have top-notch engineers and draftsman to complete this job for you. Send us a message, today.
Gas, mining & earthmoving hydraulic cylinder repair experts
Our team of hydraulic cylinder repairs Central QLD specialises in the reconditioning of types of gas, mining and earthmoving cylinders. Talk to us if you need any of the following products and services in Toowoomba, Dalby, Warwick, Roma, Goodinwindi, Moree, Mackay, Rockhampton, Blackwater, Emerald,and Wandoan.