The question is not “Why should I install desiccant breathers on my hydraulic reservoirs?” Instead, the question should be “Why are there not desiccant breathers installed on my hydraulic reservoirs?”
The case for desiccant breathers:
Desiccant breathers protect one of your most valuable assets – hydraulic fluid. They keep your hydraulic fluid dry and clean will extend the life of hydraulic systems.
Atlas Reliability, LLC offers a full line of Whitmore Air Sentry® desiccant breathers. Air Sentry® sets the standard for contamination control. Our breathers have state-of-the-art features that reduce particulate and moisture contamination. As a result, they ensure your equipment and fluids lasting longer.