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Four Easy Steps to Identify Hydraulic Threads

Industrial machines and equipment are designed and manufactured in every corner of the world. The hydraulic systems alone use countless different types of fittings and adapters with different sealing...
On November 14, 2013

A Dollars and Sense Approach to Preventing Hydraulic Oil Leaks

What’s so bad about a few drops of oil? Try this: Three drops of oil a minute leaking from one connector in your hydraulic system will cost you $168 a year just in replacement oil. And how...
On October 30, 2013

New Tech Blog for Engineers Launches

We are happy to announce that Parker techConnect – the articles written by engineers, for engineers – will be launching the week of October 28th.  This article, and all future articles, will...
On October 24, 2013