Technical / Equipment

Listen to your Cog Belt

Are you hearing a slapping noise? This can be caused by poor tension, which may cause a reduction in performance and lead to belt breakage. 

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Types of Misalignments

Picture 1: Offset, or Parallel – the shafts are parallel to each other, but are not co-planar, or in the same plane.  This can be both vertical

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Smart Methods in Maintenance: Part 2

Most maintenance problems are the result of neglecting the very basics of essential component care and inspections, including improper lubrication, poor operating practices, faulty alignment

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Infrared Thermography Essentials

Infrared thermography (IR) has become an essential tool in many Predictive Maintenance (PdM) Programs. Infrared cameras have become user-friendly and plentiful in the marketplace, but

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