Hydraulic Swivel/Slip Ring Combination Unit Options
Many buyers looking for a new hydraulic swivel/slip ring combination unit have an objective of saving money and creating an assembly that surpasses the requirements of the application but is not over-engineered. There are three main styles of slip ring and hydraulic swivel combination units.
Mounting Requirements of Hydraulic Swivels
There's more to the mounting requirements of hydraulic swivels than meets the eye. Mounting rigidity and swivel torque are important design considerations, and it is important to understand how they interaction with each other.
Turning to a Better Answer
Elliott Equipment, a manufacturer of cranes and related machinery, has been using slip rings from United Equipment Accessories (UEA) in its equipment for 23 years.
When UEA started designing and manufacturing hydraulic swivels—a complementary part to the slip ring—in 2012, Elliott Equipment wanted to know more.