hydraulic pump

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hydraulic pump a water pump that uses the kinetic energy of flowing water to force a small fraction of that water to a reservoir at a higher level
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Usage

In literature:

A torrent of water began to rush from the pond as if forced out by a hydraulic pump.
"Kazan" by James Oliver Curwood
Nearly parallel with the horse-trough, as you go down "Maud's Rents," is that useful, and indeed indispensible, triumph of hydraulics, the pump.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction" by Various
The pressure is given by a set of hydraulic pumps made of crucible cast steel and bored out of the solid.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 421, January 26, 1884" by Various
The hydraulic pump now working at the 3,000 foot level of the shaft is the deepest in the world.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 508, September 26, 1885" by Various
Hydraulic pump and apparatus for the water-proof.
"Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy." by Bureau of Ordnance, USN
Among these are the endless screw, the screw pump, a hydraulic organ, and burning mirrors.
"History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)" by John William Draper
The hydraulic system worked on a hand pump between the two front seats.
"The Golden Skull" by John Blaine
The strong hands of hydraulics are pumps.
"Inventions in the Century" by William Henry Doolittle
Hydraulic Jacks, Presses and Pumps.
"Scientific American, Vol. XLIII.--No. 1. [New Series.], July 3, 1880" by Various
When I can get some more tools and things I want to set up a hydraulic pump to water the garden.
"A Terrible Tomboy" by Angela Brazil
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In news:

Schweiss Doors has developed a new, powerful hydraulic pump system called Red Power to open and close its large doors.
Hydraulic Institute & Pump Systems Matter announce second webinar series on slurry pumps in 2012.
Parsippany, NJ, September 20, 2012 — Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter announce the start of the upcoming Understanding the Slurry Standard webinar series.
The Versatility of Hydraulic Submersible Pumps.
Thirty three pump manufacturing and leading supplier companies, all members of the Hydraulic Institute (HI), will lead a National Pump Systems Educational and Market Transformation Initiative called "Pump Systems Matter" (PSM).
Revision of D7043 - 04a Standard Test Method for Indicating Wear Characteristics of Petroleum and Non-Petroleum Hydraulic Fluids in a Constant Volume Vane Pump.
WK29483 Standard Test Method for Indicating Wear Characteristics of Petroleum and Non-Petroleum Hydraulic Fluids in a Constant Volume Vane Pump.
According to officials on scene, the error occurred when the hydraulic pump that keeps the machine moving broke.
Also, the electro-hydraulic pump assembly is leaking and needs to be replaced.
The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has released a new test standard for controlled volume metering pumps.
Hangar door manufacturer Schweiss Doors has introduced a new hydraulic pump to power its doors.
To power the unit, the 600CT comes with a hydraulic pump, which installs on the tractor's mid- mount PTO shaft and uses oil from the loader circuit of the tractor.
Hydraulic pump part on I-95 through North Lauderdale.
Review of Hydraulics and Pump Components Time Required: 3 hours Materials:Chalkboard Reference:Pump Operator Student Manual, Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute Preparation.
Review of Hydraulics and Pump Components.
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