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A Complete Guide to Hydraulic Cylinders
Posted on 13-07-2021 by GW Equipment

Hydraulic cylinders are a part used in heavy machinery to generate mechanical force in a linear motion. They get their power from a pressurized hydraulic fluid like hydraulic oil.  A hydraulic cylinder is a tube that is capped at either end, and it has a rod sticking out of one of its sides.  Inside the cylinder, a piston is attached to this rod. This piston separates the...Read More

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6 Things to Know Before Buying a Wheel Loader
Posted on 13-07-2021 by GW Equipment

Wheel loaders are powerful pieces of heavy equipment and have various uses, which is why you can likely find them on most construction sites.  Wheel loaders essentially function like massive mobile shovels, so they are often used to scoop various materials into trucks or to move them from one part of a job site to another. They can lift many things, including rubble, soil,...Read More

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Top Heavy Equipment Manufacturers: Volvo Construction...
Posted on 13-07-2021 by GW Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment is one of the largest manufacturers of construction machines and heavy equipment in the world.  The company offers a full range of products for use in various construction operations, including wheel loaders, excavators, and articulated haulers. Their story started way back in 1832 when a technical genius in Sweden named Johan Theofron Munktell began...Read More

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