manufacturing hydraulic swivels

  • Adding to our Machine Line-Up

    posted on Monday, June 17, 2019

    United Equipment Accessories (UEA) recently added a new DMG Mori NT5400/1800 multi-axis turn-mill to our rotary union department. The addition of the DMG Mori NT5400/1800 is pivotal to the anticipated growth of our rotary union line.

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  • What Kind of Seals are in a Hydraulic Swivel? And What Do They Do?

    posted on Tuesday, December 6, 2016

    In order to construct a properly functioning hydraulic swivel, many types of seals must be used. Each seal performs a specified function to ensure the hydraulic swivel operates correctly. At UEA, our seal kit consists of: o-rings, thrust washers, excluder seals, u-cup seals, wear rings, energizers and cap seals.

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  • How Do I Know My Hydraulic Swivel Will Perform?

    posted on Tuesday, November 29, 2016

    Once a hydraulic swivel has been designed, reviewed and machined, the housing and spool are moved to the clean room and all parts are pulled to make a complete assembly. Then the housing and spool are moved to the assembly machine.

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  • Factors That Drive Hydraulic Swivel Design

    posted on Friday, July 24, 2015

    There are many factors that drive the design and manufacturing of hydraulic swivels. We have outlined the factors below and how they are determined in regards to the overall design.

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