View Single Post
Old 05-29-2020, 04:01 PM   #11
Ruth
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Glide, Oregon
Posts: 500
Default Re: Oil Pressure - OK

Quote:
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.
__________________
"Sometimes you really DO need to read the whole thread"

Last edited by Ruth; 05-29-2020 at 04:06 PM.
Ruth is offline   Reply With Quote