From small to mid-sized hydraulic systems to the largest equipment used in mining and farm equipment, hydraulics are used everywhere. Why are hydraulics used so much? Hydraulics offer a reliable and safe solution for controlling equipment and machinery with liquids. Some of the many different types of hydraulic systems are simple hydraulics, mobile hydraulics, hydraulic systems for steel structures, fluid power technology, and industrial hydraulics. Here are the different types of hydraulic systems and how custom hoses can help.