Parker Hannifan (www.parker.com) has launched www.parofluor.com, which features technical details of the Parofluor™ Series Advanced Perfluorinated Elastomer materials in an intuitive format. The website also has a "Design Tool," which provides an online fluid compatibility guide, a dimensional calculator, and separate utilities for failure analysis as well as pressure and temperature conversion. For further inquiries, visitors can fill out the "Contact Us" form to reach Parker's applications engineers.
Design collaboration now includes the entire value chain. From suppliers to customers, purchasing to outside experts, the collaborative design team includes internal and external groups. The design process now stretches across the globe in multiple software formats.
A new high-pressure injection-molding technology produces near-net shape parts with 2-inch-thick walls from high-performance materials like PEEK, PAI, and carbon-filled polymers. Parts show no voids, sinks, or porosity, have more consistent mechanical properties, and are stronger.
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