There is a need to reduce unscheduled machine downtime, and thus reduce overhaul and repair costs. A better planned maintenance program can be implemented by knowing a machine's operational characteristics. Real-time spectrum analysis can provide this capability. In practically the same time required to read a meter, the entire vibration spectrum, showing the exact frequency and amplitude, can be reviewed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Kerfoot, R E
    • Hauck, L T
    • Palm, J E
  • Publication Date: 1974-2

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  • Accession Number: 00052093
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ASME Journal of Mechanical Engineering
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1974 12:00AM