Alignment IQ

Test your knowledge with our 5-question multiple choice quiz - and maybe learn some new things along the way. You can try it as often as you’d like.

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Alignment IQ Part One

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Machine misalignment causes vibration, which may damage:

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Most directly coupled machine trains consist of two machines: a driven machine and a driver machine.

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The most common coupled rotating machines are:

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When we align rotating equipment, we are aligning the _____________ to be collinear.

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Which of the following is not one of the three simple steps of precision alignment?

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Alignment IQ Part Two

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Offset is:

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Angularity is:

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Which machine is most commonly the one we align to?

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Which two planes is misalignment measured in?

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What is the proper way to express shaft misalignment between two machines?

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Alignment IQ Part Three

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The correct sequence for an alignment procedure is:

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When correcting Soft Foot, we aim to have all soft foot readings within:

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The reason for rough aligning the machines is:

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Which of the following is NOT a pre-alignment check?

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Before final soft foot correction, it is recommended to have the machine aligned within

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