Learn more on our website, with this session about Flow & Directional Control Valves: https://www.lunchboxsessions.com/explore/hydraulics/flow-directional-control-valves?source=valve-solenoid-basics
There are many ways to control the position of the valve spool. This week, we’ll look at the solenoid — an energized coil of wire. It creates a magnetic field which moves the spool. We look at basic operation, maintenance, and what can go wrong.