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Shaft Alignment

Publication date: 
March 2016
Author(s): 
Gene Vogel, EASA Pump & Vibration Specialist
Type of media: 
Webinar recording
Recording duration: 
54 minutes

This webinar recording provies a straightforward look at the simple relationship between shaft centerlines that is known as shaft alignment. Bypassing the common discussion of laser and manual instruments, this presentation gets to the heart of the shaft alignment process. Topics covered will include:

  • Fundamental concepts
  • How to visualize machine case position
  • Practical solutions for moving machine cases
  • Applying tolerances
  • The foot-base-foundation connection
Topic(s): 
AC motors
Alignment
Base/soleplate/foundation
DC motors