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There’s More to Spring than Just Cleaning…and ParkerStore is Here to Help You

Whether you are getting ready to jackhammer a site for a new construction project, taking the tarp off heavy equipment to tune it up for the start of the new season or literally washing away...
On April 24, 2018

Just What is a ParkerStore HOSE DOCTOR® Anyway?

You may have seen or heard of a “ParkerStore HOSE DOCTOR” but do you know what one is? Let us explain! Say your backhoe, tractor, dump, plow or any other hydraulic equipment stops working. It may have...
On March 29, 2018

How to Survive Six More Weeks of Snowplowing

If you are in the northern U.S., you probably know the Groundhog warned us about six more weeks of winter. Snowplow operators – you can keep winter at bay (and prevent headaches) with...
On February 26, 2018

How to Extend the Service Life of Your Hydraulic Hose

Does your hydraulic hose application cause excessive hose abrasion, pressure spikes, kinking or deep cuts? We understand how these issues happen and how to prevent them. And if there's a way your hose...
On January 31, 2018

The MRO Authority ParkerStore's Most Read Blogs of 2017

The ParkerStore MRO Authority blog is your go-to resource for the Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) in the digital space. Our goal is to improve your productivity and profitability. We're...
On January 23, 2018

To Replace a Hydraulic Hose, Remember: S.T.A.M.P.

So, you have a hydraulic hose that needs to be replaced. This is the perfect time to follow the acronym S.T.A.M.P. (for Size, Temperature, Application, Media and Pressure) to be sure you install a new...
On December 28, 2017

Installing a Hydraulic Hose? Follow These Rules to Save Time and Money

There’s more to installing a hydraulic hose than tightening metal connections. To maximize the life of the hose and its fittings, you’ll need to take into consideration a variety of factors about the...
On December 20, 2017

How to Save Money and Downtime with ParkerStore Maintenance Services

While “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” (thank you Ben Franklin!) we might say today, “a dollar of prevention is worth many thousands of dollars of downtime, shortened asset life,...
On November 28, 2017

MegaBots Development Is Faster and More Efficient with ParkerStore Onsite Container and PTS

MegaBots’ Eagle Prime is a 16-foot-tall, internally piloted humanoid fighting robot that battles on an epic-scale. MegaBots’ giant fighting robots are the brainchild of engineers Gui Cavalcanti and...
On October 24, 2017

How to Ensure Proper Hose Measurement and Assembly Length Every Time

It is critical that you have the proper hose measurement in mind before cutting and crimping your hose, otherwise your assembly is not going to be as efficient as it can be. And, we all know...
On August 22, 2017

Hose Assembly Crimping – Use This Proven Method to Succeed Every Time

Crimping is a crucial aspect of any hose assembly. When you have fluids or gases in motion over extended periods of time, the crimp must be just right otherwise there is a lot that can go wrong....
On July 25, 2017

What is SafetyWorks Training and Why is it Important?

Many of our ParkerStore customers, like you, work in applications every day with hydraulics, compressed air and pressurized fluids. Fluids under pressure and systems in motion can be very...
On March 29, 2017

Distributors Add Value and Support from Design through to MRO Services

The industrial distribution landscape is changing with the business model types and service capabilities being broader than ever before. At the all-encompassing end of the scale are Parker’s Hydraulic...
On October 7, 2016

What is a ParkerStore Onsite Container?

Remote or restricted-access jobsites typically found in mining, construction, forestry, and oil & gas exploration and production, as well as airports and shipping ports, find that downtime can become...
On September 1, 2016

Triad Technologies, LLC Opens 14th ParkerStore

Triad Technologies, LLC opened an additional ParkerStore on the I-75 corridor this May. The Findlay, OH location will be Triad’s 14th ParkerStore including the acquisition of five Mega...
On May 10, 2016

Partnering with Bluestar Industries in Memphis

 “We’re excited about the future of Bluestar Industries, our new ParkerStore, and our continued partnership with Parker,” says Roth Chance, Business Unit Manager at Bluestar.  When you walk into the...
On April 20, 2016

Hydradyne & ParkerStore Team Up in Warner Robins, GA

Hydradyne, LLC recently opened a new ParkerStore location in Warner Robins, GA. Initially set-up to service a few accounts that would benefit from a local branch, the middle-Georgia location is also...
On March 15, 2016

The MRO Authority - ParkerStore™ Launches New Blog

Welcome to the ParkerStore Blog. We’ll be bringing your Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) go-to source to the digital space. If you know us already, you know that getting you back to work is our...
On February 4, 2016

Presssure | 5 Considerations for Hydraulic Hose Replacement

We’ve reached our final step in the S.T.A.M.P. method. Here’s a look back at the first four steps: Step No. 1: Size. Correlation between hose I.D. size, flow velocity and the efficiency of...
On February 3, 2016

Media | 5 Considerations for Hydraulic Hose Replacement

If you happened to miss the first three steps in our blog post series on 5 Considerations for Hydraulic Hose Replacement, this series is taking you step by step through the S.T.A.M.P. method....
On February 2, 2016