Level Gauges – RYCO Hydraulics
RYCO Filters 101

Filters are complementary to RYCO’s product offering and we have a wide range of filters and filtration accessories including inline spin-on, heavy duty inline, tank top, suction strainers, diffusers, air breather, filler cap/strainer, push-on filler as well as level and temperature gauges. What is filtration? The process by which solid particles are separated from a fluid by passing the fluid through a permeable material that will not let the solid particles through. Filtration is needed to remove contamination from a hydraulic system. Contamination increases wear on hydraulic components and can lead to increased breakdowns. How do filters work? Filters work by passing hydraulic fluid through filter media, trapping particles of contamination allowing clean oil to flow through to the outlet. Where are filters used in hydraulic systems? Filters are used in four common areas of hydraulic systems: Inline Filter Return Filter Suction Filter Tank Filler/Breather What are the types of filters? There are three main types of filters: spin-on filters, inline filters, tank top filters as well as suction strainers and diffusers. Spin-on Filters RYCO RIF series are all spin-on ...