News : December 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 11:20
  Repeatability Issues? Is Anything Else Affecting Your Alignment Results? During the “heat of the battle” to get the precision shaft alignment job finished it is easy to overlook simple items that can cause unexpected results, non-repeatability, and soft foot issues. Here are some examples; Read complete Newsletter Alignment and Vibration: What...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 11:12
  Jacking Bolts-In House Solutions Jacking bolts can be purchased, or made in-house. Here are a few examples of some pusher types: Complete newsletter in Laser Points Tab Coupling Tolerances vs. Shaft Alignment Tolerances, What’s The Difference? This question still comes up fairly often in our training classes. If you look at any of the coupling...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 11:07
Does the z axis affect alignment? In short, no it does not. There are aspects of the z axis that could affect the running of a machine, but rotational shaft alignment is not of them. What is the z axis?  Read complete Newsletter  Technology – For it or against it?  In today’s industrial world, prolonging the efficiency of rotating equipment along...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 11:01
Why Can’t I Just Use My Straight Edge The question of why use laser alignment tools, comes up on a more regular basis than one would think. Many still ask why they should make the investment in laser or dial indicator precision shaft alignment tools.  Complete Newsletter in Laser Points Tab Do You Know What You Don’t Know? So far this year, the...