Looking for ways to reduce worker compensation claims and improve
route times, among other benefits, some municipalities and waste
companies look to design changes from the refuse truck OEMs...
On April 10, 2018
We receive many requests from customers asking for recommendations
on how to retain seals in an application. One of the most popular
"quick fixes" is to apply liberal amounts of adhesive to a...
On March 22, 2018
In a world of constant technological advances, the photonics
industry is seeing rapid growth with no signs of a slow-down.
Photonics is the branch of technology concerned with the properties
On February 22, 2018
Linear actuators are typically grouped into two principal types:
fluid power actuators that operate on differential pressure, and
electromechanical actuators driven by an electric motor.
On February 15, 2018
Parker Chomerics THERM-A-GAP TC50 is the latest in the family
of soft thermal conductive silicone elastomers developed to conduct
heat between a hot component and a heatsink or enclosure. The...
On February 13, 2018
Over the last one hundred years, Parker Hannifin has been at the
forefront of technology innovation. In 2017, Parker celebrated its
centennial, and the advances made in aviation stand out among...
On January 27, 2018
With its high power density and flexible mounting capabilities,
permanent magnet direct drive servo motors like the Parker PM-DD
series have a proven track record in many manufacturing
On January 10, 2018
Traditional coal ash sampling and analysis using a laboratory
facility can take a few hours if there is an on site lab or days if
the samples are sent away for analysis. Using the Parker...
On December 12, 2017
Electric vehicles are developing fast in line with growing demand.
However, only by selecting proven, reliable, high-quality products
for the effective thermal management and EMI shielding...
On November 16, 2017
Dump pumps have long been the standard in the dump truck and
trailer segment. The cost-effectiveness of a combination pump and
valve with a built-in relief has been a winning combination in the
On November 15, 2017
Looking to improve the efficiency of your construction equipment?
Consider a hydraulic fan drive. Compared to mechanically driven
fans, hydraulic fan drives provide several advantages. This is
On November 8, 2017
For increased simplicity, reliability and energy savings from your
wheel loader, consider the proven results of split pump Intelligent
Flow Control (IFC) architecture. Typical wheel...
On November 7, 2017
As hydraulic systems on construction equipment continue to evolve,
the goal of increasing simplicity, reliability and productivity
remains the same. Parker Variable Flow Open-Center (VFO) takes a
On November 2, 2017
When people hear the word vacuum, most think about the machines
used to clean your home. However, there’s an entirely different
meaning in manufacturing that helps enhance how we live our daily
On October 18, 2017
Parker is revolutionizing part identification technology with a
multitude of options. Customers are able to benefit from various
identification methods such as non-permanent and permanent...
On September 20, 2017
A cleanroom is an environment maintained to ensure minimal levels
of environmental pollutants such as dust, airborne microbes,
aerosol particles, and chemical vapors. It is critical for...
On September 20, 2017
Every design engineer should know that an EMI gasket must be
installed between mating flanges to prevent electromagnetic
radiation (EMI) from entering or leaving an electronic enclosure.
But what if...
On September 11, 2017
Today’s sophisticated aerospace and defense electronic systems are
driving significant increases in power densities, resulting in
complex thermal management challenges. Advances in...
On August 29, 2017
Now OEMs and users can remotely monitor and control factory
automation displays from anywhere in the world with a phone or
tablet and an internet connection. Parker has released the Remote
On August 29, 2017
We have nearly reached the half way point between SLAS 2017 and
SLAS 2018. What better time to close out a review of the
Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening 2017 show with a
look at the...
On August 23, 2017