Honing a barrel can be an option to remove scoring. Riverside Hydraulics has a state of the art hydraulic hone bench that keeps outward tensions while honing.
Riverside Hydraulics provides solutions to straighten and salvage rods, fabricate new rods, re-tube cylinders and hone barrels. This solution is a cost-effective alternative to purchasing a new unit.
STRAIGHTEN & SALVAGE RODS
Straightening and salvaging rods can be substantial cost savings. Most businesses are not able to straighten rods, but Riverside Hydraulics can recover rods as long as they are bent less than ¼ of an inch.
FABRICATE NEW RODS
Sometimes, damaged rods are beyond salvaging. You know it is time to fabricate your rods if the chrome is scored or if it is bent beyond ¼ of an inch. Riverside Hydraulics keeps a variety of material in stock for fast turn around time on newly fabricated rods.
Often, the cylinder barrel is scored or damaged beyond honing. Riverside Hydraulics has a variety of materials to re-tube the cylinder for a perfect fit.