Month: November 2018

How Pneumatics Are Used in the Railway Sector

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Hydraulics are messy and electricity is costly. What can an industry use as a widespread energy-conversion solution? The answer is in pneumatics. These devices use compressed air so that items can move, slide or remain in position for long periods of time. Pneumatics can be found in nearly every industry, including the commercial transport sector. …

Parker Hannifin Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation

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Much has changed since Arthur L. Parker founded the Parker Appliance Company in March 1917, but the company’s unwavering commitment to innovation, quality and engineering excellence has remained constant. Today, Parker Hannifin is a Fortune 250 company and a leader in motion and control systems and technology, and all of us at MFCP are proud …

No More Back-Breaking Work: Introducing the STIHL Cutquik Cart

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There’s a whole day of concrete cutting ahead of you. Pulling out your trusty, STIHL concrete saw is the first step. By midday, however, you’re already exhausted. Hauling around a 20-pound-plus tool is a chore itself. If you’re in Alaska, think about adding a cart to your arsenal of handy tools. It will serve you …

The Pacific Marine Expo is Back! Here’s What You Need to Know.

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the annual Pacific Marine Expo! First, to get prepped for this year’s show, get a refresher on what you missed last year. Plus, check out this year’s full list of exhibitors.You can find Motion & Flow Control Products at Booth #806. The three-day show has a jam-packed agenda. …