David Brown Hydraulics, previously known as Hamworthy Hydraulics is today part of the Hydreco Group.
David Brown Hydraulics is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of hydraulic products servicing the transport and mobile hydraulics sector. The company is the parent in a group of companies who, in turn, are part of the Hydreco Clyde Blowers company.
The product range is designed for maximum torque, the highest reliability and ease of installation and includes: helical gear and spur gear pumps, lifting winches, monobloc valves, selector valves, sectional valves, unloader valves, crane slewing drives, crane winch drives, hydraulic pilot controls/pilot valves; single lever control, dual axis control and foot pedal controls.
David Brown Pumps
The range includes helical gear and spur gear pumps together with cast iron and aluminium bodies. The main features are high durability, long life and high efficiency. This, in conjunction with the low noise characteristics of the helical gear pumps, make them highly suitable for modern machinery.
David Brown pumps feature spur gears, helical gears and displacements from 4.0 to 239cc/rev. Uni-directional or reversible motors. Single or multiple assemblies. Cast iron or aluminium bodies and high pressure ratings.
David Brown valves include products suitable for application-specific and more general applications. A range of control options are available, including: manual, pilot, pneumatic or electro hydraulic control. David Brown valves feature sectional or monoblock construction. Flow rating to 450 litres/min. Multiple spool options, as well as manual / hydraulic / electro-hydraulic / pneumatic control options. Tandem circuit and multiple inlets.
David Brown also offers a wide range of hydraulic pilot controls, including single lever control, dual axis control, foot pedal control, as well as purpose-designed controls. An extensive range of hydraulics characteristics are available. Always with optimum control, no matter whether it’s a David Brown control valve or a direct equivalent from another manufacturer. Depending on model, David Brown pilot control features include: individual, single or dual levers. Dual axis joysticks. Magnetic detents. Single or dual foot pedals. Pilot hydraulic operation. Accumulator or electric isolation, as well as a range of different circuit and switch options.