Infrared Thermography Case Histories - Mechanical Problems

Applied Diagnostics Ltd - Precision with Pride

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Recommendations

Monitoring of this motor & gearbox configuration shows no thermal anomalies. Bearing or winding problems can cause excessive surface heat to build up. No action required. Conveyor bearings can also be monitoring in this way.



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Recommendations

Due to the looseness of these V-belts excessive heat build up is noted along their length and around the pulley. Extreme misalignment problems can also cause similar characteristics. An inspection of the belts and re-tensioning was recommended.