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Pre-Alignment with the RT-300

ACOEM-VibrAlign has shared over 100 separate blog posts and over 1 million YouTube views on Pre-Alignment. Thus, we can all…

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Why do Pre-Alignment checks when using a Laser System for Shaft Alignment?

While working on a sludge pump, several issues arose that could have caused alignment headaches that would have lasted hours….

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Pre-Alignment & Why it is Important

Pre-Alignment and why it’s important Hey folks, check out this great powerpoint from our trainer Stand Riddle on Pre-Alignment and…

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Pre-alignment Steps Save Money

There are many types of tools with which we can perform an accurate shaft alignment. For most of us, laser…

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Is it really Bolt Bound?

In a recent RT300 class during the field portion of the training, the team made the decision to take vibration…

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Aligning a “Bouncy” Motor!

  In recent years many new gas processing plants have been built to keep up with the demand for natural…

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The Three Keys to a Successful Maintenance Team

Maintenance teams carry a great deal of responsibility, and we’re not strangers to that. A team is only as successful…

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Don’t Be Tempted!

Often the OJT portion of our training classes begins with an alignment check of a rotating piece of machinery in…

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Thinking Outside the Alignment Box on Flexible Bases

    Here is another example of the complexity of completing a precision shaft alignment on a flexible base. Some…

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The Importance of Mechanical Skills in the Data Center: Precision Shaft Alignment

  Knowing how to perform a precision shaft alignment is important when it comes to maintenance skills. Whether you are…

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Visual Inspection of Couplings and Machinery Components

Some things just don’t pass the “eye test”.  Your eyes are actually great tools for seeing things that are not…

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Alignment Check vs. Alignment

One question that arises regularly in training is about doing alignment checks. Is it okay to just check the alignment?…

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Collaborate

This month marks my 41st year of being involved in industrial maintenance. Early on during my apprenticeship in a machine…

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The 5 Most Useful Shaft Alignment Apps–Download Today!

  Technology has made so many of our jobs easier, and this certainly includes the maintenance industry. One aspect of…

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Are Shims Causing a Soft Foot Issue?

One of the many things I love about my job is the numerous challenges we face during the field alignment…

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