Unbalance and misalignment are the most common faults in rotating machinery. These simple faults cost a large sum of money. Even one percent misalignment can increase the need of power with 10 %. In addition to this comes increased wear and thereby shorter life length.
In this course we discuss among other things;
- Different types of unbalance
- Balancing methods
- Standards for unbalance
- Basic alignment technique
- Alignment methods
Theory is mixed with practical work using the best instrument on the market.
Purpose: To understand how unbalance or misalignment can be measured and taken care of.
Aim: The participants shall be able to identify unbalances or misalignment and be able to perform a balancing or alignment procedure.
Prerequisites: Experience from industrial activities.
Course length: 2 days