3S3: Identify various problems on journal bearings

Louis Peacock, Wearcheck

Description

Identify various problems on journal bearings (White Metal Bearings) using casing vibration, contrarily to popular belief, its only possible with proximity probes (Shaft Centreline). 

  • 5 different case studies highlighting 5 different faults on 5 different machines. 

Presentation framework 

  • Identifying problem with vibration 
  • Vibration setup 
  • FFT versus stress wave analysis 
  • Recommendation and conformation with actual photos of the damaged 
  • How to determine the severity of the problem 
  • Using the 4 Rules of Intelligent Vibration 

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