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Can a hydraulic snubber handle more load than a mechanical snubber?

Hydraulic snubbers and mechanical snubbers can take the same loads if they are the same size snubber. It depends upon the load that each type of snubber is designed for.

Hydraulic Snubbers Designed for a Geothermal Facility
Hydraulic Snubbers Designed for a Geothermal Facility


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