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Agricultural

AGT 207 Advanced Hydraulics

2 Credits, 4 Contacts
Advanced hydraulic systems such as electro/hydraulic circuit operation and testing and complex valving are the focus of this classroom/lab course. Students will gain practical knowledge in the agricultural labs using modern equipment utilizing schematics and advanced troubleshooting techniques.

Prerequisite: AGT 101, AGT 104, AGT 113, and AGT 119

Mar 15, 2017|

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AGT 213 Diesel Engine Performance – Analysis & Tune Up

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
Students learn to adjust and tune diesel engines to meet factory specifications. Using both engine and chassis dynamometers and the required instrumentation, students diagnose performance complaints, troubleshoot and plot performance curves.

Prerequisite: AGT 103

Mar 15, 2017|

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AGT 216 Equipment Shop Project

4 Credits, 10 Contacts
Theory, service and repair of HVAC systems used on agricultural equipment are studied. Proper charging and recovery procedures are covered on both manual and automatic climate controlled systems. Safe handling of HVAC fluids and gases, as per EPA guidelines, as well as obtaining safe handling certification from either the Mobile Air […]

Mar 15, 2017|

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AGT 107 Preventive Maintenance & Service

2 Credits, 4 Contacts
Studies the maintenance and repair of various drivelines used on today’s highly technical agricultural equipment. Actual hands-on experience in adjustment, maintenance, set-up, servicing and operation of this equipment is offered. The importance of manufacturers’ shop manuals will be stressed for repair, set up and problem diagnosis.

Prerequisite: None

Mar 15, 2017|

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AGT 101 Hydraulic Theory & Operation

2 Credits, 4 Contacts
A study of hydraulic theory and the maintenance, repair, and methods of troubleshooting mobile hydraulic systems during lab experiences. Also covered in this class are cylinders, controls, pumps, and accessories of hydraulic equipment.

Prerequisite: None

Mar 15, 2017|

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