Alignment, Vibration & Balancing Knowledge center
Thermal Growth and Machinery Alignment
Align your rotating machines to true operating conditions! Rotalign Ultra LIVE TREND measures positional changes of machinery during start-up or shut-down — in real time.
Pulley Alignment Demo
This 3-minute video demonstrates how the DotLine Laser, a laser-line tool, is used to easily and accurately align v-belt pulleys vs. traditional methods like a string or straightedge.
Why Precision Machinery Shaft Alignment
Machinery Reliability Requires Precision Shaft Alignment: About 50% of vibration based damage to rotating machinery is directly related to misalignment. Well aligned machines reduce operating costs by increasing Mean Time Between Repairs and reduce power consumption. In other words, precision alignment will save you money.
A Practical Guide to Shaft Alignment
Laser alignment is an essential component of a proactive maintenance strategy for rotating machines. This practical guide provides information and guidelines for the implementation of good shaft alignment of directly coupled rotating equipment including terminology, alignment methods, troubleshooting soft foot, causes of machine breakdown and related case studies. Download it now!
A Practical Guide to Pulley Alignment
Laser alignment is an essential component of a proactive maintenance strategy for belt-driven machines. This practical guide provides guidelines and information for the implementation of good pulley alignment of belt-driven equipment, including terminology, proper alignment methods, soft foot and best maintenance practices. Download it now!
SHAFTALIGN First low-cost color display shaft alignment
Avoid costly downtime: Align your machines with SHAFTALIGN in 3 easy steps: Enter Dimensions | Measure | View Results -with graphical centerlines to scale. Upgradable, keeps up with your needs!
Machinery Fault Diagnosis Guide
Unbalance, misalignment, bearing failures, gear faults, motor electrical problems, etc. are typical faults experienced in all equipment. Identification and elimination of these faults and other issues are critical to maintaining the health of your plant equipment. Healthy equipment means lower maintenance cost, increased uptime, better product quality and a safer work environment for employees. This illustrated guide will help you determine the most common equipment problems using vibration analysis as a diagnosis tool. Download it now!
VibXpert 2: How fast is the data collection speed of your vibration data collector?
You may feel that this is not an important characteristic. Does it really matter if a data collector is one or two seconds faster acquiring data versus another? Data collection speed is very important and should be taken into consideration by your Facility Management and Condition Monitoring Group.
LUDECA is a leading provider of Preventive, Predictive and Corrective Maintenance Solutions including machinery alignment, vibration analysis and balancing as well as software, services and training. For more information, visit www.ludeca.com
1425 NW 88th Avenue
Doral, FL 33172