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Hydraulic Cylinder

Ideal transformation between hydraulic and 1-D translational work

 

Description

Equations

Variables

Connections

Parameters

Description

The Hydraulic Cylinder component models an ideal translational actuator. It transforms energy between the hydraulic and translational domains.

Equations

p=pa

q=qa=Adsreldt

f=fa=fb=Ap

srel=sbsa

Variables

Name

Units

Description

Modelica ID

p

Pa

Pressure in cylinder

p

q

m3s

Flow rate into cylinder

q

srel

m

Relative distance between flanges

s_rel

f

N

Force between flanges

f

fx

N

Force at flange x,xa,bbetween flanges

flange_x.f

Connections

Name

Description

Modelica ID

portA

Hydraulic port

portA

flangea

Left flange of compliant 1-dim. translational component

flange_a

flangeb

Right flange of compliant 1-dim. translational component

flange_b

Parameters

Name

Default

Units

Description

Modelica ID

A

1

m2

Cross-sectional area of piston

A

See Also

Hydraulics Library

Linear Actuators