We've all done it at least once: looked at a report, read the
numbers on it, and come up with exactly the wrong conclusion.
Pass/fail limits and results are printed right there, but for some
On November 13, 2019
It is very important to have specific information to select the
proper Power Take-Off (PTO) to match the transmission on a
vehicle. A PTO is not transferable from one vehicle application to
On November 4, 2019
As an engineer, the responsibility to adopt not just the latest,
but the safest technologies, never goes away. Protecting people and
machinery has become, quite simply, industry’s number one...
On October 25, 2019
The last thing one wants to worry about is a loud noise coming from
their truck and not knowing why it is happening or where it is
coming from. Without proper maintenance and potential...
On October 25, 2019
You've heard about digital asset tracking, and its ability to
serialize parts for OEMs when they order them. But what about the
longer-term benefits of these digital asset management programs?
On October 23, 2019
Combination electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding and
weather gaskets, more commonly known as EMI shielded
combo strip gaskets, are an excellent choice for a variety of
On October 22, 2019
Equipment in the field, including mining and construction, is
subject to any number of conditions, from pouring rain to damaging
winds, but dust is one factor that could be more damaging than...
On October 18, 2019
Simple maintenance steps for system reliability There are simple
steps that an HVACR technician can take during their routine spring
and fall inspections or at any time when onsite to...
On October 15, 2019
Over the past few years, market demand has increased for mobile
equipment that is powerful and more efficient. In response to this
trend, an OEM of sugarcane harvesters began a redesign of...
On October 9, 2019
Incorrect installation of a Power Take-Off (PTO) may cause the PTO
and/or the gearbox to break and damage other parts as well as cause
death, personal injury and property damage. Therefore, PTOs...
On October 8, 2019
In today’s world where time is precious, doing the job right the
first time is critical. Your customers want reliability and
appreciate the attention to detail that will ensure their system
On October 2, 2019
It’s time for a scheduled oil change—a routine maintenance
procedure critical to the operation and life expectancy of your
company’s machinery and vehicles. A little downtime and a few hours
On September 25, 2019
Often times hydraulic components can begin to act differently or
unpredictably when the conditions of the hydraulic system change
from the expected. In some cases, when the hydraulic flow is...
On September 25, 2019
Careful and correct sensor installation is vital if accurate and
reliable information is to be measured and communicated from the
sensor. What all engineers want when it comes to sensor
On September 12, 2019
Not everyone is familiar with all the intricacies of HVACR as we
are at Parker Sporlan and that’s okay. Whenever you have
questions, you can always contact our world class Technical Support
On September 11, 2019
Parker Sporlan's new web-based product selection program,
Virtual Engineer, allows the user to size, select and fully
configure products for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
On August 15, 2019
ISO 14001 is recognized as the international standard for
environmental management systems and provides
organizations/businesses with criteria to follow, which will
identify, control, and reduce their...
On August 6, 2019
Stretch your mind back to the early 1980s… the first analog cell
phone was released by Motorola measuring roughly 12 inches long,
personal media players were bulky, playing only cassettes or CDs,
On July 30, 2019
You may know that properly maintaining a hydraulic pump will ensure
maximum efficiency and prevent damage, but did you know that it is
especially critical to regularly monitor inlet conditions?...
On July 26, 2019
Ball valves are used in a variety of industries such as
manufacturing, oil, and gas, automotive, marine, agricultural and
heavy truck. Applications may vary but include operations for
On July 23, 2019