Machinery Vibration: Balancing, Special Reprint Edition: Balancing, Special Reprint Edition

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byVictor Wowk

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DOUBLE MACHINERY LIFE and SLASH MAINTENANCE COSTS! Vibration: it stunts machinery life, forces expensive downtime, boosts energy costs, and triggers dangerous breakdowns. The solution? The unmatched balancing expertise in Victor Wowk's Machinery Vibration: Balancing--the one tool you need to measure, isolate, and reducevirtually any rotating component's vibration, resonance, ormisalignment problem. Use it to: Balance everything from ceiling fans to turbine engines--even nonrotating parts like engine pistons; Select and apply balancing sensors and systems for single-plane and two-plane balancing, 4-rin method without phase, static-couple method, andoverhung and flexible-rotor balancing; Balance in the shop and out on site--even when disassemble isn't an option; Get top results from such vibration transducers as accelerometers, velocity pickups and proximity probes; Reduce vibration even when balancing doesn't work.

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DOUBLE MACHINERY LIFE and SLASH MAINTENANCE COSTS! Vibration: it stunts machinery life, forces expensive downtime, boosts energy costs, and triggers dangerous breakdowns. The solution? The unmatched balancing expertise in Victor Wowk's Machinery Vibration: Balancing--the one tool you need to measure, isolate, and reducevirtually any ro...

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If you're responsible for the production, installation, or maintenance of equipment, this practical, how-to guide offers proven methods for balancing machinery in order to reduce production loss, maintenance costs, and expensive downtime due to machinery failure.From the fundamentals of balancing to the latest advanced techniques, the ...

Victor Wowk, a registered professional engineer, is the President of Machine Dynamics, Inc., an engineering firm specializing in machinery vibrations, based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He has extensive field experience in vibration analysis, which includes machinery diagnostics and applying corrective techniques. Mr Wowk is an instruct...

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Table of Contents

History of Balancing.

Practical Aspects.

Definitions and Concepts.

Balancing with No Instruments.

Vectors.

Sensors.

Single-Plane Balancing.

Four-Run Method Without Phase.

Two-Plane Balancing.

Static-Couple Method.

Overhung Rotor.

Flexible Rotor Balancing.

Tools.

Why Balancing Sometimes Doesn't Work.

Shop Balancing.

Balancing Standards.

Additional Balancing Methods.

Balancing Non-Rotating Parts.

The Future of Balancing.