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Old 05-29-2020, 04:01 PM   #11
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Default Re: Oil Pressure - OK

Originally Posted by Werner View Post
Thanks for the hints. I think I wrote a misunderstanding question.

I did not mean the delivery pressure in the open line. Rather, I mean the pressure that the pump with a closed outlet pipe delivers.
Since the gear pump in the Model A is basically a positive displacement pump that has no relief valve with a closed outlet I can imagine it would continue to build pressure until it hydraulics and either stops or breaks something.
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