Category Archives: Hydraulic Valves

Summit Hydraulics Kioti CK2610 Rear Remote Kit

Summit Hydraulics’ next video is available! Summit’s Tractor Ryan thoroughly covers our popular rear remote valve kit for the Kioti CK2610. Watch and see in-depth how you would install it. This Summit Hydraulics Rear Remote Kit allows you to add rear remote connections. This allows you to easily control various hydraulic implements in the rear. […]

Summit Hydraulics’ Log Splitter Valve: The Ultimate Solution for Efficient Wood Splitting

Summit Hydraulics has gained a reputation for manufacturing high-quality hydraulic components, and their Log Splitter Valve is no exception. This advanced control valve is designed specifically for log splitting applications, offering exceptional performance, durability, and ease of use. With its innovative features and robust construction, Summit Hydraulics’ Log Splitter Valve is the ultimate solution for […]

Summit Hydraulics Front & Rear Kits

Summit Hydraulics is a company that offers a variety of hydraulic solutions for different types of machinery. One of their products is the Front and Rear Kits, designed for John Deere, Kubota, Kioti, Bobcat and LS Series Tractors. This kit is a game-changer for farmers and people who work with tractors as it offers a convenient […]

The Benefit of Hydraulic Rotary Diverter Valves

Rotary diverter valves are a crucial component of hydraulic systems in tractors and other heavy machinery. They enable the control of fluid flow through different channels and direct it to various hydraulic implements. In this article, we will discuss how rotary diverter valves work in hydraulic systems and their interactions with hydraulic implements. What are […]

Summit Hydraulics Universal Third Function Kit Installation Video

Summit Hydraulics’ first video has released! Summit’s Tractor Ryan walks us through an overview of a universal third function valve and how you would install it. This Summit Hydraulics Universal Third Function Kit allows you to add an additional hydraulic function to your tractor or skid loader without the need for expensive factory add-ons. Watch […]

Common Applications for Hydraulic Third Function Kits

A hydraulic third function kit allows you to add an additional hydraulic circuit to your tractor, which can be used to operate attachments that require hydraulic power. These attachments might include grapples, augers, mowers, and more. The kit typically includes a valve that allows you to switch between different attachments for different tasks. There are […]

What is a Hydraulic Check Valve?

Hydraulic systems have become increasingly popular in modern machinery and equipment, including tractors. These systems rely on a series of components, including pumps, cylinders, and valves, to generate and control fluid power. One essential component in any hydraulic system is a check valve, which plays a crucial role in ensuring reliable and safe operation. A […]

What is a third function valve kit, and what are the benefits of one?

A Third Function Valve is a hydraulic control valve that’s installed on your machine in order to add an additional hydraulic function. It’s often called a Third Function as it’s used to control an additional third hydraulic cylinder, the first two cylinders being on a front-end loader (Tilt/Curl). A hydraulic control valve allows fluid to […]

What is a Diverter Valve?

A hydraulic diverter valve allows you to individually control two double or single acting cylinders from a single valve, giving you a simple way to add auxiliary components to your system. Another way of thinking about this valve is that it allows you to electronically switch between two cylinders, rather than manually disconnecting and reconnecting […]