Pneumatics Training

PNEUMATICS TRAINING
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

1.0 Directional and Control Valves 

  • Control Valves 
  • Manually Operated Valves 
  • Automatic Operated Valves 
  • Control Valve Elements 
  • Two-Way Valves 
  • Three-Way Valves 
  • Four-Way Valves 
  • Five-Way Valves 

2.0 Single and Double Acting Cylinders 

  • Pneumatic Cylinders 
  • Double-Acting Cylinders 
  • Single-Acting Cylinders 
  • Two-Piston Cylinders 
  • Cylinder Construction 
  • Cylinder Mounting 
  • Selecting a Cylinder 
  • Cushioning 

3.0 Pneumatic Diagrams

  • Type of Symbols 
  • How Symbols are Constructed 
  • Diagramming an Air-Supply System 
  • A Simple System 
  • Timing Circuits 
  • Safety Circuits 
  • Symbols for Special Devices
  • System Schematics 

4.0 Pressure Regulators, Safety, and Relief Valves

  • Controlling Pressure 
  • Venting Excess Pressure 
  • Relief Valve Construction 
  • Pressure Regulators 
  • Regulator Modifications
  • Logic Functions

5.0 Filters and Strainers 

  • Air Treatment 
  • Preliminary Filtering 
  • Relative Humidity 
  • Effects of Moisture 
  • Water Removal
  • Dew Point
  • Moisture Separators 
  • Oil Scrubbers
  • Air Dryers
  • Air Receivers

6.0 Contaminant Separation and Lubricators 

  • Methods of Treatment 
  • Contaminant Separation 
  • Contaminant Filtration 
  • Filter Classification and Rating 
  • Types of Media 
  • Surface Filters 
  • Depth Filters 
  • Adsorption Filters 
  • Absorption Filters
  • Lubricating the Air

7.0 Flow Controls

  • Flow Control Methods 
  • Valve Types 
  • Rod-Speed Calculations 

8.0 Rigid Piping Systems 

  • Piping Requirements 
  • Air Flow 
  • Piping 
  • Pipe Applications 
  • Metallic Tubing 
  • Tube Bending 
  • Tube Fittings 
  • Tubing Installation 

9.0 Flexible Piping Systems 

  • Piping Requirements 
  • Air Flow 
  • Tube Fittings 
  • Tubing Installation
  • Nonmetallic Tubing 
  • Hoses

10.0 Pneumatic Systems and Components 

  • Pneumatic Systems 
  • Installation of System Components 

11.0 Valves and Pipefitting

  • Valve Maintenance
  • Special Valves 
  • Valve Selection
  • Piping Dimensions
  • Piping Terminology
  • Valve and Piping Connections

12.0 Valve Maintenance and Piping System Protection 

  • Special Valves
  • Piping Systems Protection 

13.0 Pressure and Temperature Gauges

  • Piping Accessories
  • Actuators and Accessories

14.0 Electrical Components

  • Electrical Theory 
  • Measuring Equipment 
  • Electrical Devices
  • Troubleshooting 

15.0 Pneumatic System Troubleshooting 

  • Understanding the System 
  • Troubleshooting Procedures
  • Locating Troubles 
  • Operations Manual 
  • Checking the Air Supply 
  • Troubleshooting the Actuator 
  • Checking the Control Valve 
  • Checking a Control Valve Actuator 
  • Checking Sequence Valves 
  • Checking Master Control Valves
  • Checking Interlocks 
  • Making Final Adjustments 
  • System Operation 

16.0 Review and Assessment

  • Review/Completion—Sessions 1 - 15 
  • Final Examination