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Jörg Kaineder - In dry cloths

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Author: Jörg Kaineder, Hansa-Flex AG
Source: Hydraulic press 3/2019, p. 20 - 23

Water in oil is a serious diagnosis for many hydraulic systems and can lead to increased wear and leaks. Adsorber filters, which prevent moisture from penetrating through the ventilation system, are a remedy. Although this can prevent massive damage and high costs, only few systems are equipped with them. Operators often wrongly assume that they do not need protection against condensation water. But which systems should be equipped with an adsorber filter? And how do they work?