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hydraulic

1. operated by pressure transmitted through a pipe by a liquid, such as water or oil
2. of, concerned with, or employing liquids in motion

hydraulic

[hī′drȯ·lik]
(engineering)
Operated or effected by the action of water or other fluid of low viscosity.
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Screen box angle can be hydraulically adjusted between 18 to 37 degrees.
Other optional equipment includes a hydraulically operated stabilizer support, a Chalwyn gas field kit and spare wheel.
The main material/hydraulic configurations for these pumps are 316 stainless steel, PVC, PVDF hydraulically actuated diaphragm liquid ends with a PTFE or stainless steel diaphragm.
As the process begins, the reel spool is locked in the reel stand with hydraulically operated locking levers that also soften the impact caused when parent rolls are received at the unwind stands.
Two Dodge Challengers and a Baracuda featured hydraulically controlled sound systems in their boots.
These actuators earn the prefix "Hybrid" because they combine actuation powered by compressed gas with self-contained, hydraulically governed motion.
Called microfluidic chips, the devices can also store data represented by different fluids and hydraulically execute simple logic operations that are usually left to electronic circuits.
Just as their reporter on the scene was explaining how the Pope would be hydraulically lifted from the plane and lowered to the ground, in the doorway there appeared a winsome, bent old man, dressed in white, a combination of pain and determination etched upon his face, who step by slow step made his way down what seemed the world's longest staircase.
Sunshades attached to the exterior are modelled on the rigging of yachts and consist of six sails (some as large as 120sqm) which can be retracted hydraulically.
These deals bring together the three biggest companies making three- dimensional theaters, specialty attractions and rides that project giant- screen films as the audience is gyrated in hydraulically controlled seats.
All functions above 2 m are hydraulically powered -- integrated hydraulically powered muck collector.
ProMinent Fluid Controls (UK) Ltd have just launched the Hydro Series of hydraulically activated diaphragm metering pumps.