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New Concept and Design
Cylinder Assembly and Test Station  
Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Machine Designed to build, pressure test, cycle and clean hydraulic cylinders.  The piston is assembled onto the rod in the center section of the table.  The rod is inserted into the cylinder on either side of the table.  One side of the table is in the up position during the pressure checks and cleaning cycles while another cylinder is built on the other side.  The station is designed to handle a wide range of cylinder types and lengths with minimum tooling changeover.

4-Wheel Drive Aerial Work Platform
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The steering system on an aerial work platform was upgraded from rear-wheel drive to 4-wheel drive.  This included designing and building new body structure to accommodate space for drive motors in the front wheels.