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10 FAQs You Should Know About PTOs
A Power Take-Off, or PTO, gives a truck versatility beyond its usual function of providing transportation for materials. It directs power to the auxiliary equipment to perform work at the site and/or...
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Understanding The Mounting Options for a PTO
Transmissions commonly found in class 4 and larger vehicles may have provisions for the mounting of a Power Take-Off (PTO). Many popular transmissions have a PTO aperture on the side or bottom (such...
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How to Protect Your Engine from Fuel Contamination
Regardless of how much care is imparted, fuel contamination such as dirt or water will always find its way into any fuel system. Unfortunately, because the latest diesel engines offer fuel injection...
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The Role of IoT in Building Smarter Work Truck Solutions
Internet of Things is more than a buzzword. It’s something that is being felt in various parts of the industry today. It’s also something that when its building blocks are combined together lead to...
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Reducing Emissions in the Truck and Bus Market: Key Factors
Transportation is key to supporting mobility, economies and services across the globe. It can also help create greener, healthier and more prosperous cities; almost one-third of greenhouse gas...
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Why Industry 4.0 Requires Smarter Solutions in the Food and Beverage Sector
The food and beverage sector has long made use of highly automated machinery with some of the most advanced technology available on the market. However, automated production processes and technologies...
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Challenges for Pneumatic Systems in the Food Industry
Starting from agriculture and food processing arriving at the packaging operation, automation is everywhere in the modern food plants and plays a fundamental role to address the required...
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Sealing Material HiFluor FB for Hygienically Sensitive Applications
Be it in the production of food, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics or medical devices coming into contact with the human body, excellent purity and media resistance combined with a wide range of...
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New CNG Bus Filling Station Guarantees Safe Refuelling
Parker was recently approached by ENERAZ LLC, an engineering subcontractor of Azpetrol Ltd. LLC and the biggest operator of filling stations in Azerbaijan, to provide several site-critical CNG...
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Eliminate Bottlenecks in Canning Plants with VFD
How do you eliminate a bottleneck in a food and beverage canning plant?  Apply good engineering design and use a variable frequency drive solution. Beverage bottling or canning has always been a...
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