2018 marked Parker's strongest year of financial performance in the
company's history (view Annual Report in "Related Posts" at the end
of the blog). Our focus on solving some of the world’s...
On January 15, 2019
Not long ago in hospitals and other critical care facilities, you
were greeted with a large, ominous warning sign the moment you
walked through the entrance doors to refrain from cell phone use
On January 15, 2019
We’re rounding up the most popular posts of the year on the Parker
Chomerics EMI shielding blog in an effort to bid adieu to 2018 and
give you our most useful, popular content in one spot. Keep...
On December 26, 2018
Parker Chomerics is delighted to debut CHOFORM® 5575, an all-new
form-in-place EMI gasket at electronica, the world's leading trade
fair and conference for electronics. Located in Munich,...
On November 7, 2018
There are many electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding
elastomer gasket mounting techniques that offer designers reliable,
cost-effective choices in both materials and component assembly.
On November 2, 2018
Since the largest fluid system in any aircraft is typically its
fuel system, then it stands to reason that the design of fuel pumps
needs to be continually evaluated and optimized....
On October 25, 2018
Parker Aerospace’s Fluid System Division has a long history of
supplying fuel pumps to both the civilian and military aviation
markets. Detailed analysis and testing, combined with extensive
On September 21, 2018
Hydraulic fitting materials need to have the strength and corrosion
resistance necessary to safely withstand the challenges of
hydraulic systems in harsh environments. Hose fittings aren't
On July 26, 2018
For over 40 years, the Fluid Systems Division (FSD) of Parker
Aerospace has been designing and building aircraft fuel boost and
transfer pumps at its Elyria, Ohio, facility located just southwest
On July 9, 2018
As consumers demand faster processing speeds, high-resolution
pictures, and a longer battery life, mobile electronic devices such
as smartphones and tablets require highly-populated printed...
On June 22, 2018
When approaching the problem of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
the electronic design engineer quite often considers it to be a
secondary issue that can be dealt with once the device is...
On May 22, 2018
Given the many risks of excess heat in a hydraulic system – such as
fluid decomposition, increased wear on system components, damage to
seals and bearings, etc. – the need for an effective heat...
On May 15, 2018
As the United States military embarked to build the second ever
fifth-generation fighter aircraft, Parker Aerospace’s Fluid Systems
Division (FSD) was selected in the mid-1990s to provide the...
On March 28, 2018
Parker Aerospace’s Fluid Systems Division (FSD) has been a major
supplier of aircraft fuel tank inerting systems and components
since the 1960s. Fuel tank inerting systems create a
On March 23, 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
Aircraft lightning strikes occur more frequently than you might
think. It’s estimated that on average, commercial aircraft
lightning strikes occur every 1,000 hours of flight time. When a
On January 10, 2018
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
Hydroelectric turbine systems operate in extremely harsh
conditions. The corrosive conditions in challenging industrial and
outdoor environments, especially in hydro market applications,
On August 9, 2017
Engine makers face ongoing challenges in the areas of noise, fuel
burn, and emissions. That’s why Parker Aerospace’s recent
innovations in the areas of lubrication, combustion, and thermal
On June 14, 2017
Selecting the right EMI shielding material for your application can
be challenging. A new Conductive Elastomer Engineering Handbook
published by Parker Chomerics offers detailed technical
On June 14, 2017