Cincinnati MSD Laser Alignment Program Extends Asset Life Cycles with OPTALIGN SMART

June 5, 2014

Recently our customer,  Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati (MSD),  shared with us their successful findings with OPTALIGN SMART. Their Maintenance Department utilizes a variety of predictive technologies and preventive strategies to support their mission of improving equipment reliability and reducing downtime. They are committed to extending the life cycles of their assets with their already […]

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PRUFTECHNIK made it to the finish line with SHAFTALIGN and a SolarCar Project

October 15, 2013

As announced back in April and as a result of PRUFTECHNIK Alignment Systems’ sponsorship of the SolarCar project,  we are pleased to announce that they have made it to the finish line.  The solar-powered vehicle “SolarWorld GT” has returned to Bochum, Germany after its journey around the world making honor to their motto “PRUFTECHNIK keeps the world […]

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Machinery Alignment: 2D? 3D? What about –D (Negative Dimension)?

October 3, 2012

Laser shaft alignment has become ubiquitous these days. And for the most part,  alignments are very similar from one machine train to another. User enters the RPM for tolerance evaluation, enters dimensions of the driver, measures misalignment, and makes corrections. But what happens when an unusual physical configuration exists, as when the foot of the […]

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Precision Shaft Alignment – Choosing a Partner in your Reliability Program

September 4, 2012

By Daus Studenberg – Applications Engineer In my spare time,  I enjoy the hobbies of building bicycles and metal working.  There is something about making things from scratch that satisfies both the kid and engineer in me. I recently sold a hobby class CNC machine that I had purchased about a year ago.  It was […]

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PRUEFTECHNIK Sponsors SolarCar Project by Bochum University with SHAFTALIGN

April 9, 2012

We are pleased to announce that PRUEFTECHNIK Alignment Systems —LUDECA’s principals— is an official sponsor of the SolarCar project conducted by the Bochum University of Applied Sciences in Germany.       Our shaft alignment system, SHAFTALIGN, is the shinning star of this project. PRUEFTECHNIK is supporting the SolarCar team with this system, which they are using […]

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