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Parker’s New Material, nobrox, Offers Amazing New Properties and Design Freedom

Continually driven to innovate, Depatie's lead supplier, Parker, has recently developed a new material – called "nobrox" – that offers a wealth of benefits over standard sealing materials. Excellent wear resistance, chemical resilience, reliability, affordability and ease of assembly make nobrox a superb choice for anyone seeking the latest sealing technologies. In addition to this, nobrox is a savvy decision for those manufacturing engineered components for a diverse range of industrial and consumer applications. In this post, we're going to look at some of the key benefits afforded by this new material.

Parker Hannifin Introduces an Innovative New Miniature Poppet Solenoid Valve

Among the largest challenges faced during the design of battery-operated medical devices are the device's size, weight and battery life. As these devices are often heavily relied upon in the field, reliability and portability are essential to their success. As a result, Depatie's leading supplier, Parker Hannifin, set out to address these concerns head on.

The Importance of ISO 13485 Certification When Choosing a Supplier of Fluid Power Products


When you're shopping around for a new supplier of fluid power products, there are a number of important questions to ask. Does the supplier offer the high quality pneumatic, hydraulic, filtration and fluid connector products that your company requires? Have they implemented a rigorous quality assurance program? Do they take the measures necessary to ensure that their products are safe? By and large, ISO 13485 answers the majority of these questions.

Parker’s Commitment to Innovation on Display at CSU Forum

Earlier this year, Depatie's partner, Parker Hannifin, participated in a panel discussion hosted by Cleveland State University. Dubbed, "From Laboratory to Wall Street; How Hopes and Dreams Enter the Marketplace," the panel welcomed professionals from a range of industries. In attendance was Pete Buca, the Vice President of Innovation and Technology at Parker.

Depatie’s Supplier, Parker Hannifin, Wins 2016 AHR Expo Innovation Award

At this year’s AHR Expo Innovation Awards, the Sporlan Division of Parker Hannifin was named the winner in the Cooling Category for its development of ZoomLine, a new refrigeration tubing that replaces copper lines in air conditioning and refrigeration applications.

Easy to install, one of the major benefits of ZoomLine tubing is that it can be bent and reshaped repeatedly without compromising its integrity. With a flexible aluminum barrier, the tubing is vibration resistant and engineered to stand up to harsh temperature, pressure and environmental conditions with minimal risk of failure.

Explore the Range of Offerings from Depatie’s ParkerStore

The Depatie ParkerStore offers over 3,000 in-stock parts, ready for purchase. With such a large selection, you can rest assured that – no matter your specifications, needs or application – we can source the exact part that you need, when you need it. We understand that our customers can’t wait for delivery and that downtime is not an option. As a result, our experienced, friendly staff is always available, willing to make recommendations, provide technical advice and help you locate the parts that you need to keep your operation running. Our ParkerStore carries a range of Parker Hannifin products in several categories that we’d like to highlight in this post.

Recommendations from Parker on Selecting the Right Fluid Power Hose

Depatie’s leading provider, Parker Hannifin, recently posted their suggestions for customers looking to order fluid power hoses. Discussing their recommendations, the company simplified the process, boiling it down to the acronym, “S.T.A.M.P.” S.T.A.M.P. stands for size, temperature, application, media and pressure and aims to help customers make informed purchases by asking them to think about their use cases and applications. In this post, we’re going to provide a quick overview of Parker’s suggestions, to read the full article, visit the ParkerStore blog.

Harnessing the Power of the Global ParkerStore Network

At Depatie Fluid Power, the Global ParkerStore network is one of our biggest assets. As we are constantly on the search for ways to more quickly deliver a large range of parts in an efficient and cost-effective way, we rely on the assistance of the ParkerStore network to provide a number of key products and services. Because of this network, Depatie is able to provide professional in-store services, a comfortable shopping environment and a wider selection of parts options. In this post, we’d like to look at just some of the parts and product categories that the ParkerStore grants access to…

Depatie’s Partner, Parker Hannifin, to Provide Services for International Airlines

We’re happy to announce that, as of June 15, one of Depatie’s oldest allies in the industry, Parker Hannifin, will be providing maintenance, inventory management and replenishment services for Emirates Airline, Singapore Airlines and Tianjin Airlines.