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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
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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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Modular touch panel computers

Advantech's two-piece panel PCs offer numerous performance and cost saving advantages.Read More

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Energy monitor and control unit

ABB's CMS-700 energy monitor and control unit is designed to allow easy access for data collection,... Read More

Industry light for control cabinets, machines
Industry light for control cabinets, machines

The Weidmuller Industry Light (WIL) is an LED light source with an ultra-wide beam angle and... Read More

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Non-contact rotary torque sensor

The Datum Electronics Series RS425 non-contact rotary torque transducers are designed to fit in... Read More

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