Pumps and hydraulic equipment are now used in more facets ofindustry than ever before. Whether you are a pump operator or youencounter pumps and hydraulic systems through your work in anotherskilled trade, a basic knowledge of the practical features,principles, installation, and maintenance of such systems isessential. You'll find it all here, fully updated with real-worldexamples and 21st-century applications.
Mark Richard Miller finished his BS in New York and movedon to Ball State University, where he earned a master’sdegree, then went to work in San Antonio. He taught high school andfinished his doctorate in College Station, Texas. He took aposition at Texas A&M University in Kingsville, Texas, where henow teaches in the Industrial Technology Department as a Professorand Department Chairman. He has co-authored 11 books andcontributed many articles to technical magazines. His hobbiesinclude refinishing a 1970 Plymouth Super Bird and a 1971Road-runner.
Harry L. Stewart was a professional engineer and is theauthor of numerous books for the trades covering pumps, hydraulics,pneumatics, and fluid power.