Educational Webinars Here are supplemental materials available for student teams to download and review to learn more about fluid power as it relates to this program. Safety Video (Mandatory) Duration: 30 minutes Fluid power safety is of the utmost importance. All program participants are required to watch this video on fluid power safety. Objectives Personal Safety Lab Safety Equipment Safety Chemical Safety Design Safety Safety Video Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Sizing Components Webinar (Mandatory) Duration: 60 minutes Objectives Calculate the pull of the vehicle Calculate the torque of the drive wheel Determine your system pressure (PSI) Size the drive motor for cubic inches per revolution (CIR) Calculate wheel RPM Calculate GPM (gallons per minute) Calculate HP (Horsepower) Size the hydraulic lines Size the pump * This webinar will be recorded live on November 5th. Details will be in the FPVC App. Testing Efficiency Webinar (Mandatory) Duration: 25 minutes Objectives List of necessary equipment needed for testing Schematics and formulas for calculating: Volumetric, Mechanical, and overall efficiency Show pictures of setups and testing Testing Efficiency Webinar Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Mounts & Case Drains Webinar (Mandatory) Duration: 25 minutes Objectives Identify different pump mounts Understand when to use case drains *Note: Refer to the Lightening Reference Handbook Mounts & Case Drains Video Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Introduction to Fluid Power (Optional) Duration: 45 minutes Objectives Define fluid power systems Compare hydraulic and pneumatic systems Basic fluid power devices and their associated schematics Identify critical fluid power properties, pressure, flow rate, and valve position Discuss how these properties must be controlled and measured by a fluid power system to control the strength, speed, and direction of resultant mechanical output. Introduction to Fluid Power Systems Video Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Tube Flaring, Bending and Assembly (Optional) Duration: 50 minutes Objectives Comparison of tubing and hoses Necessary equipment Flaring Procedures Tube Bending Relevant Calculation Tube Flaring, Bending and Assembly Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* How and Why to Get Certified in Fluid Power (Optional) Duration: 30 minutes Objectives Background of the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) Hydraulic Specialist Certification Pneumatic Specialist Certification Master Certification Pathways How certifications enhance your career How to Get Certified The Cost of Certification Certification Video Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Fundamentals of Fluid Power (Optional) Duration: Varies Objectives Benefits and limitations of fluid power compared with other power transmission technologies Operation, use and symbols of common hydraulic components How to formulate and analyze models of hydraulic components and circuits How to design and predict the performance of fluid power circuits Fundamentals of Fluid Power Webinar Full Name*University (no acronyms)*Email* Additional Resources: Fluid Power Designer’s Lightning Reference Handbook, Eighth Edition CCEFP Webinar Series The CCEFP Webinar Series is a monthly forum highlighting fluid power research topics from universities across the country. Take me to the Webinar Archives! Live Listening Schedule!