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You want to know, we tell you. Here, we share what’s going on in the world of hydraulics, pneumatics, and more. We share what your favorite brands, like Parker Hannifin, are up to. And we help you save money, work smarter, and get better products. Learn it all here at MFCP.

 

Do Snow Plows Damage Driveways?

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The short answer to this question is yes; snowplows can damage driveways. However, there are many factors that influence this scenario. It’s also possible to plow a driveway for years without damages. The trick is to employ the best methods with experience by your side. Learn all about driveways and how a proper plowing job …

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Ideal Clamp Products Clamp Selector

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Motion & Flow Control Products offer more than just the main components to your hydraulic system. It’s the smaller parts that make a huge difference in your productivity. We’re proud to carry Ideal Clamp Products for your fastening needs. Uncover the details surrounding these distinct items. Pressure and fluid loss won’t be a concern anymore. …

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Parker and MFCP’s Hydraulic Pumps for Dummies

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Find hydraulics in some of the most diverse industries, from wind-energy production to construction cranes. While the hydraulic hose and control box might be common parts in users’ minds, the bulk of the work is completed by the hydraulic pump. Explore this primer on hydraulic pumps for dummies. Everyone will know more about these parts …

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Safety Precautions to Take When Snowplowing During a Blizzard

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Snowy days are mesmerizing when you’re indoors by a roaring fire. Venturing outside changes the perspective, however. It’s critically important to keep main roads, driveways and other areas clear of snow. Working with a snow plow and associated safety equipment is the smartest way to clear the area in record time. Before you hop onto …

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MFCP: Your Source for Midland Metal Products

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Hoses, filters and lubricants might be at the top of your shopping list as you restock your spare-part inventory. Don’t forget about those tiny products that are crucial to any system, however. Fittings, nipples, clamps and valves are all necessary for pneumatics and various other machines. At Motion & Flow Control Products, we partner with …

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PRESS RELEASE: MFCP Expands in the West with Acquisition of HFE – Hose & Fittings, Etc. 

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For Immediate Release November 1, 2019     MFCP – Motion & Flow Control Products Expands in the West with Acquisition of HFE – Hose & Fittings, Etc.   Denver, Colorado | MFCP – Motion & Flow Control Products, Inc., a leading distributor of fluid connectors, fluid power equipment, instrumentation products and seals, announced it …

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Great Plains Industries: Pumping New Life Into Fuel Systems

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You’ll find fuel transfer pumps in many different applications, from powering your ATV to that bucket hauling heavy items on a construction site. Introduce yourself to one of the top names in fuel pumps today: Great Plains Industries. Motion & Flow Control Products is proud to support this manufacturer because of their dedication to quality …

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Parker Cylinders: Blazing a Path Through the 21st Century

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Without the power of hydraulic cylinders, lifting and moving heavy objects just wouldn’t be possible. Motion & Flow Control Products is keenly aware of this fact, which is why we partner with Parker Hannifin for our cylinder supply, service and replacement parts. Get to know the Parker world of cylinder design. The science behind the …

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6 Ways to Cut Hydraulic Accumulator Costs for Your Company

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When you have a large hydraulic system in place at your company, its proper operation is directly related to profits and losses. In fact, fluid power is used in countless industries, from construction to manufacturing. A critical part of these systems is the accumulator, which provides extra pressure when necessary. Hydraulic accumulators are expensive in …

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Winter is Coming: Get Fisher Snowplows at MFCP

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Autumn leaves may have just started to fall, but snowy days will be here before you know it. At Motion & Flow Control Products, our team wants you to be prepared for early snowfall and wintry conditions right now. We’re proud to carry Fisher snow plow products in Utah, where they’re definitely (and sometimes desperately) …

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Read This Before Using the Parker O-Ring Selector

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We know when it comes to selecting an o-ring, the exact size and right material are of the upmost importance. If the size is slightly off, or the material isn’t quite right, you could be in for a disaster. The Parker O-Ring Selector is “an engineering design tool that enables users to make the right material …

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See Eight of the Most Popular Parker Hannifin Blogs

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Parker Hannifin covers a ton of ground, technology speaking. From filtration to pneumatics to process control, they manufacture products for countless applications – and have the know-how required to engineer for all of them. So, it goes without saying that they write some great content about trends, products, technology, maintenance, and more. Here are the …

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