Fluid and Gas Handling
US Military Depends on Screw-to-Connect Couplings to Perform Under Pressure
When working under high pressure in the harshest conditions, there is no margin for error. Especially if you’re in the military. Since World War I, the U.S. military has trusted Parker to deliver the...
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What Everybody Ought to Know About ParkerStore: Products, Services, Experience
A ParkerStore is many things to many people. To put it simply, it’s your go-to local source for system solutions, complete hydraulic services, and expert advice on a wide range of quality...
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Safety and Maintenance Solutions for Next Generation Forklift Trucks
Forklift and various material handling lift truck variations are confronting design teams with a number of challenges that are transforming major industrial markets worldwide. When...
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Non-Spill Couplings Keep Construction, Forestry, Agriculture and Mining Moving
For mobile machinery commonly used in the construction, agriculture, mining and forestry industries to work efficiently and safely, maintaining strong connections to the various equipment attachments...
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Service Expert Tests New Parker SensoControl Measuring Device
To measure reference values for condition-based maintenance on a die casting machine, Stefan Pinkert from Schwabenhydraulik is using The Parker Service Master CONNECT from SensoControl by...
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Learn How Parker is Improving Lift Truck Safety One Component at a Time
The lift truck industry is growing not only in volume but in sophistication. Societal expectations for friendly interfaces, predictable performance, increased productivity, IoT connectivity, and...
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Important Tips When Selecting Valves for Point of Care Testing Instruments
In point of care testing (POCT) systems, liquids are typically moved through a self-contained consumable cartridge using air pressure. These instruments can call for precise response times...
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Troubleshooting Leaks: Understanding Circumferential Tube Cracks
Next up in our six-part troubleshooting fluid system connection leaks article series is understanding the causes of circumferential tube cracks. Specifically, we are investigating circumferential tube...
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An Intelligent Product Modification Has Major Effect on Assembly Reliability
When fitters are asked what the main cause of assembly errors is, around 70 out of 100 respondents spontaneously answer: "The small dimensions are over-assembled and the large ones...
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Subsystems are Critical to OEM Instrumentation Design
Life Science is a broad and far-reaching industry and includes numerous segments such as Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Clinical Diagnostics, and Analytical Chemistry. Many of the...
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Brushless DC Motor Technology in Miniature Pumps
Medical technology continues to evolve towards diagnosis and treatment equipment that is closer to the patient - wearable or in the home. Examples include point of care diagnostics, dialysis,...
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Making Solar Energy a More-Reliable Option
The sun has been referred to as a primary inexhaustible energy source capable of meeting energy demands on a global scale. Electricity can be generated from solar energy either directly using...
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The Importance of Reliability in Diaphragm Pumps
Reliability is the quality of being trustworthy or of performing consistently well. Here at Parker, we’ve made reliability the focus of our products since the company was established; this has...
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Transair Revolutionizes Compressor Room Fittings
Often called the fourth utility, compressed air is widely used in most, if not all, industrial facilities. Unlike electricity, natural gas and water that is produced offsite and transported to the...
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Troubleshooting Leaks: Understanding a Leak from a ORFS Braze Sleeve
Next in our series of Troubleshooting Leaks in tube fitting and adapter connections is leaks that are coming from O-Ring Face Seal (ORFS) braze sleeve connections. In this post, we investigate the...
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Read This if Your Hydraulic Hose Fails
Even in optimal conditions, and in cases where hydraulic hose assemblies were properly made, the life expectancy of any hydraulic hose assembly is directly related to the operating parameters of your...
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Industrial Manufacturing Technology Solutions
Machine building is critical to countless industrial applications, from metals processing to rubber and plastics, food packaging to in-plant supporting operations. Equipment manufacturers...
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Why Are Pneumatic Lockout Valves Important?
Most manufacturing facilities use compressed air to power their production lines, but improper management of this unseen utility during routine maintenance and emergency situations can have serious...
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Easy OEM Hose Assembly Replacement from Parker
The original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts are the best parts to use when replacing a part on a machine. The OEM part will be matched to the original specification of the machine and will give...
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Off-Road Machinery- Key Technologies Tackling Challenges With Solutions
Combining innovative thinking with core technological competency can tame the challenges of off-road machinery operating in hazardous mining, agricultural, forestry, material handling, and...
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