ARP4553A Aerospace - Accumulator, Hydraulic, Self-Displacing

Revised

12/19/2008

Features
Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
This SAE Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) is intended to provide design and qualification requirements for self-displacing hydraulic accumulators.
These requirements are intended be included in the Procurement Specification for the accumulator. Those requirements identified by the use of “shall” are considered to be essential requirements; those requirements identified by the use of “should” are considered to be optional requirements for inclusion in the Specification at the discretion of the Purchaser.
In addition, test methods for production acceptance and qualification purposes are provided.
The accumulator is intended for use in military aerospace hydraulic systems with rated pressures of up to 8000 psi (55 158 kPa) and of the following types as specified in AS5440:
  1. a
    Type I −65 to +160 °F (−54 to +71 °C) fluid temperature
  2. b
    Type II −65 to +275 °F (−54 to +135 °C) fluid temperature
The accumulator is also intended for use in commercial aerospace and helicopter hydraulic systems.
Rationale
Content
ARP4553 has been updated to Revision A for the following reasons:
  1. a
    New and revised technical and test requirements have been introduced
  2. b
    The references called up in the document have been updated
  3. c
    Editorial changes have been made to improve the readability of the document
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/ARP4553A
Pages
28
Citation
SAE International Recommended Practice, Aerospace - Accumulator, Hydraulic, Self-Displacing, SAE Standard ARP4553A, Revised December 2008, Reaffirmed May 2002, Issued October 1997, https://doi.org/10.4271/ARP4553A.
Additional Details
Publisher
Published
Dec 19, 2008
Product Code
ARP4553A
Content Type
Recommended Practice
Status
Revised
Language
English

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