Vibration analysis can detect the following bearing fault conditions:

  1. Defects on raceways
  2. Defects on rolling elements
  3. Defects in cage
  4. Looseness in housing
  5. Excessive clearances
  6. Bearing turning on the shaft
  7. Misaligned bearing
  8. Cocked bearing
  9. Lack of lubrication

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by Trent Phillips