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From John Henry Foster  



Fluid Power Training - St. Louis, MO

Apr 13, 2017

JHF Training Seminars
 
Upcoming Training - Pneumatic & Hydraulic - in St. Louis!  

Monday, May 8 through Friday, May 12
Learn from the renowned trainer Dave Mehrer*!

JHF is offering two pneumatic and three hydraulic training classes  focusing on pneumatic valves, pneumatic circuits, and hydraulic pumps and pressure controls:

Day One Seminar  
Intro to Pneumatic Valves
Monday, May 8, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prerequisite: None

This JHF training course will teach you:  
  • How to identify specific valve types schematically
  • Valve operators
  • Internal vs. external pilot
  • Valve spool types
  • Much more
Day Two Seminar  
Intro to Pneumatic Circuits
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prerequisite: Intro to Pneumatic Valves Recommended

This JHF training course will teach you:  
  • Understanding circuit symbols
  • Pneumatic actuator types
  • Basic Cv, Pressure, Force, and Area
  • Discuss and construct basic circuits like:
    * Timing circuit
    * Dual signal circuit
    * Two hand extend circuit
    * And more!
Day Three Seminar  
Fundamentals of Hydraulics
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prerequisite: None

This JHF training course will teach you:  
  • Fundamental principles of; Force, Pressure, Area
  • Introduction to basic pump, cylinder and valve operation
  • Introduction to hydraulic symbols and basic schematic reading
  • Much more
Day Four Seminar  
Pump Principles & Fixed Displacement Pumps (Level 1)
Thursday May 11, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Hydraulics or Equivalent Experience

This JHF training course will teach you:  
  • Function of a hydraulic pump
  • Construction and operation of fixed displacement:
    * Gear pumps
    * Vane pumps
    * Piston pumps
  • Pump inlet and fluid considerations
  • Hydraulic circuit considerations and efficiency
  • Overall operating efficiency and total cost of ownership
  • Testing of fixed displacement pumps
Day Five Seminar  
Open Circuit Variable Displacement Pumps & Pressure Regulating Controls (Level 2)
Friday, May 12, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prerequisite: Pump Principles & Fixed Displacement Pumps (Level 1)

This JHF training course will teach you:  
  • Open vs closed circuit pumps
  • Construction and operation of variable displacement:
    * Vane pumps
    * Radial piston pumps
    * Bent axis pumps
    * Swash plate pumps
  • Circuit, case drain and fluid considerations
  • Pump controls (constant pressure, remote & load sensing)
  • Overall efficiency and total cost of ownership
  • Testing of variable displacement pumps
Registration Information  
Day 1 Intro to Pneumatic Valves
$225.00 
Monday, May 8, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  


Seating is limited! Register Now!
Day 2 Intro to Pneumatic Circuits
$225.00  
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Training Location
John Henry Foster
4700 LeBourget Dr.
St. Louis, MO 63134
Day 3 Fundamentals of Hydraulics
$225.00 
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  

For information contact:
Scott Morgan
314-593-1231
SMorgan@jhf.com
 
Day 4 Pump Principles & Fixed Displacement Pumps (Level 1)
$225.00 
Thursday, May 11, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Nearby Overnight Accommodations
Drury Inn Airport - St. Louis
10490 Natural Bridge Rd,
St Louis, MO
(314) 423-7700
Day 5 Open Circuit Variable Displacement Pumps & Pressure Regulating Controls (Level 2)
$225.00 
Friday, May 12, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  

 
 
 
 
   
Cost includes take home training manual, breakfast donuts and lunch.
  
*Dave Mehrer has developed the hydraulic training programs for Bosch/Rexroth Hydraulics. Dave also specializes in customized hydraulic/pneumatic/process training for manufacturing facilities. He has 25 years of experience in fluid power instruction from basic to advanced applications.