Press Release Summary:
Manufactured to international quality specifications, 422/421 Worldwide hose delivers consistent form, fit, and function anywhere in the world. It features nitrile inner tube for optimal hydraulic fluid compatibility and comes in sizes from -4 to -32. Construction meets ISO 1436-1 Type 1SN, SAE 100R1 Type AT, and EN 853 Type 1SN requirements, making it suitable for agriculture, construction, forestry, automotive plants, turf care, and transportation applications.
Original Press Release:
Parker Hannifin Introduces 422/421 Worldwide Hose
Wickliffe, Ohio, June 30, 2006 - Parker Hannifin has introduced its 422/421 Worldwide hose, a new universal one-wire hose designed to meet global requirements and specifications.
Manufactured to strict international quality specifications (ISO 1436-1 Type 1SN), Parker 422/421 assures customers consistency of performance and improved availability worldwide.
According to Mike Matthews, Parker Hose Products Division product sales manager, the new Worldwide hose offers many advantages. "The 422/421 offers higher working pressures than the existing Parker 421 hose, which means improved reliability and expanded applications. As a part of Parker's growing line of Worldwide hose, this newest product delivers consistent form, fit and function anywhere in the world."
Additional features of Parker's 422/421 hose include a nitrile inner tube for greater fluid compatibility across a wide range of hydraulic fluids, including biodegradable ones. The hose is available in sizes -4 to -32. It meets ISO 1436-1 Type 1SN, SAE 100R1 Type AT, and EN 853 Type 1SN requirements. When combined with the company's 43 Series Parkrimp fittings and 42 Series field-attachable fittings, the 422/421 hose provides long-lasting, leak-free performance. The hose can be crimped using any of Parker's Parkrimp crimpers.
General applications of Parker's 422/421 hose include agriculture, construction, forestry, automotive plants, turf care, and transportation.
For a copy of Bulletin 4480-B122-US featuring Parker's 422/421 Hose, contact Parker Catalog Services, 8940 Tyler Blvd., Mentor, Ohio 44060, (440) 205-7799, call toll-free 1-800-C-PARKER, or view it on the web at www.parkerhose.com.
The Hose Products Division is a unit of Parker Hannifin Corporation's Fluid Connectors Group. The Group is headquartered in Cleveland Ohio, and is the world's leading producer of tube fittings, rubber and thermoplastic hose and fittings, brass fittings and valves, quick-connect couplings, and assembly tools.
With annual sales exceeding $8 billion, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs more than 55,000 people in 46 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 50 consecutive years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. For more information, visit the company's web site at www.parker.com, or its investor information site at www.phstock.com.