Determine Machinery Condition By Vibration and Noise Analysis

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 70, No. 787, 1977

James G. Lyons, District Manager, IRD Mechanalysis Ltd., Stoney Creek, Ontario

All machines vibrate and make noise. An increase signals impending trouble. Vibration and noise analysis allows the condition of the machine to be determined without costly interruption in service for dis-assembly and physical inspection.
Keywords: Equipment, Maintenance, Machinery, Vibration, Noise analysis, Bearings, Shafts, Gears, Electrical equipment.