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Dispelling Misconceptions: Embracing CTC PRO Line Proximity Probes as OEM Replacements

Customers are often skeptical of selecting proximity probes from alternative hardware manufacturers. In this blog, you'll learn about four commonly believed myths about using hardware from an alternate manufacturer and why you can trust CTC's PRO Line Proximity Probes, no matter who supplies the condition monitoring software.…

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Utilizing SC300 Series Signal Conditioner with TA900 Series Sensors

SC300 Series Signal Conditioners are now compatible with CTC's TA900 series hazardous rated, dual output vibration and temperature sensors.…

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Utilizing SC300 Series Signal Conditioners with AC900 Series Sensors

Learn about important considerations for using SC300 Series Signal Conditioners with hazardous-rated AC900 Series Accelerometers.…

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Selecting Precision: The Crucial Role of Single-Axis Sensors in Acceptance Testing of Manufacturing Equipment

Vibration analysis can be used as an acceptance testing tool to validate the structural integrity and performance reliability of newly deployed machinery. Selecting the right sensors is paramount to obtaining reliable data that can inform decisions about whether the equipment meets acceptance criteria.…

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What is Preventive Maintenance?

The primary goal of preventive maintenance is to identify and address potential issues before they escalate into more significant problems, helping to maintain equipment reliability, extend its lifespan, and minimize unexpected downtime.…

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What is Predictive Maintenance?

Unlike traditional preventive maintenance, which relies on scheduled and routine tasks regardless of the equipment's real-time condition, predictive maintenance leverages data, sensors, and analytics to make maintenance decisions based on the current health and performance of the equipment.…

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Integrated Ultrasound and Eddy Current Monitoring for Proactive Sleeve Bearing Health Management

Combining ultrasound analysis with eddy current monitoring for sleeve bearings offers a comprehensive approach to monitor displacement and assess lubrication levels.…

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Comprehensive Machinery Health Monitoring: The Importance of Dual Vibration and Temperature Analysis in Condition Monitoring

There are several reasons why monitoring both temperature and vibration is essential for your machine condition monitoring program - it provides a more comprehensive view of machinery health and performance and allows for early detection of potential issues.…

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How Eddy Current Works and Its Application Within Industrial Condition Monitoring

An eddy current is essentially a circulating flow of electric current induced within a conductor when exposed to a changing magnetic field, and eddy current technology is used in a wide variety of applications including proximity probe sensors.…

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The Power of Vibration Analysis in Oil and Gas Turbomachinery

In the dynamic landscape of oil and gas production, where precision and reliability are paramount, the role of turbomachinery cannot be overstated. These mechanical workhorses, comprising pumps, …

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