If you are ready to get started in vibration analysis and condition monitoring, this course is for you.
You will come away with a solid understanding of why we monitor the condition of rotating machinery (and other critical assets), the importance of improved reliability, and how vibration can be successfully measured and analyzed to provide an early warning of a wide range of fault conditions.
Introduction to vibration measurement
An introduction to the time waveform
An introduction to the spectrum
An introduction to forcing frequencies
Explaining the different vibration units
A brief introduction to phase
How do we measure vibration?
Where to place the sensor on the machine
Understanding axial, radial, vertical, and horizontal readings
A quick introduction to mounting the accelerometer and surface preparation
What are “routes” and how do you create them?
The spectrum analysis process
What is resonance – a quick introduction
Diagnosing common fault conditions
The ISO standard for setting alarms
A quick tour of your analyzer