We wanted to find out how strong some of the webbing we sell is and test some of our sewing. Years ago we used the Enerpac hydraulic ram to load test other items and since we could convert hydraulic pressure to the load in pounds we thought we were set.
We were wrong! The first couple of tests went just fine but then we noticed we were not able to apply much pressure, then we found hydraulic fluid all over the place. It seems that a seal blew, probably due to lack of use (and lubrication), so now we need to rebuild the ram. Genuine Enerpac parts were obtained, we just need to put it back together.
Now, what goes where????
Past president of the United States Marine Safety Association and retired sailor
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