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Get your maintenance program ready for IIoT
Get your maintenance program ready for IIoT

What are the potential benefits of using the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) for your maintenance operation? Advocates cite many time, labor and material-saving advantages, including: Interaction with production systems and preempt product losses due to equipment failure and/or unplanned maintenance... Read More

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Pneumatics maintenance in automation: Combining predictive, preventive strategies
Pneumatics maintenance in automation: Combining predictive, preventive strategies

Wear and tear is a fact of life in any manufacturing system. The laws of physics dictate that production equipment—particularly the moving parts—always will have a functional lifecycle, after which... Read More

Six tips for reducing maintenance costs
Six tips for reducing maintenance costs

One of the best decision for any facility is to implement a preventive maintenance program. Any ongoing maintenance saves both time and money. That doesn't mean it is not an expensive part of... Read More

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Find a path to compromise on the plant floor
Find a path to compromise on the plant floor

In its "People of the Plant Floor" video series, Leading2Lean, a Plant Engineering content partner, has shared the stories of manufacturing workers and their pride in their work. One of... Read More

Five lubrication warning signs to look for
Five lubrication warning signs to look for

There are many different things to follow as part of a preventive maintenance program. In the end, though it is about spotting problems before they become too large of an issue. These issues result... Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device and includes interactive links. The May issue includes stories on prescriptive maintenance and reducing welding errors.
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Gear Drive Specification: Avoiding Failures and Downtime
Specifications provided to a gear drive manufacturer will affect the size and cost of the gear drive that is selected. Generally, the cost will increase as the number of requirements does. Therefore, it’s best to specify the basics and specify additional requirements only if it is required to successfully run the application.

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Rotary screw air compressor

The CSG-2 SFC, DSG-2 SFC, and FSG-2 SFC variable speed, oil-free air compressors are available from... Read More

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Precision limit switches

AutomationDirect has added a line of high precision limit/position switches from Metrol.... Read More

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Ejector venturi for tough process and high concentration emergency gas scrubbing

Bionomic Industries' series 6500 jet venturi scrubber offers improvements in operating... Read More

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Spring cotter pins for axial mounting

The GN 1024 metric size steel or stainless steel spring cotter pins. The GN 1024 spring cotter... Read More

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