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ARTICLE: Top 5 industrial applications for vibration sensors - 1

Top 5 industrial vibration sensor applications

Maintenance professionals may not realize how using vibration sensors can improve facility efficiency. Learn about which industrial sectors can benefit from vibration sensors.
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  • Row of motors for HVAC system

    Transients and voltage unbalance

    The electrical power issues that most frequently affect industrial plants include voltage sags and swells, harmonics, transients, and voltage and current unbalance.
  • Top causes of single-phase motor malfunctions

    Top causes of single-phase motor malfunctions

    Most problems with single-phase motors involve the centrifugal switch, thermal switch, or capacitor(s). If the problem is in the centrifugal switch, thermal switch, or capacitor, the motor is usually serviced and repaired. However, if the motor is more than 10 years old and less than 1 HP, the motor is usually replaced. If the motor is less than 1/8 HP, it is almost always replaced.

  • Troubleshooting photovoltaic systems: Three typical problems

    Troubleshooting photovoltaic systems: Three typical problems

    With the push to energy independence and renewable energy sources, HVAC technicians need to know how to troubleshoot photovoltaic systems
  • BLOG: Use the infrared camera lens that goes the distance 1500x1000-1

    Use the infrared camera lens that goes the distance

    The great thing about thermal imagers is that, in addition to the standard lens that comes with the camera, many are compatible with several optional lenses.
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    How to best present thermal inspection results

    Thermal imaging inspection reports communicate findings and produce action, such as a repair order or further monitoring of equipment. This article includes information on what to include in a report—a summary, thermal and digital (visible light) images,

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Thermal Cameras

The importance of troubleshooting electrical motors with infrared cameras

Learn what to look for when inspecting a motor with a thermal imager, also called an infrared camera. Also, follow-up actions to take and more.
Thermal imaging training enables more accurate analysis

Thermal imaging training enables more accurate analysis

This comprehensive article gives information on the amount of training a thermographer should have in different industries, and what the better educational courses cover.