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ALIGNMENT EXCELLENCE TRAINING

ACHIEVE PRECISION ALIGNMENT EXCELLENCE VIRTUALLY

A roadmap to competency for implementing precision alignment. Remote mentoring is contained within a 2 or 4-hour block of virtual training. These are some of the courses you can choose from but we can always customize our learning content to fit your needs.

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe, our training coordinator, or call us at (305) 591-8935 for pricing.

Shaft Alignment Fundamentals Course [4 hours]

ORDER NO. TS258-A

During this course, you will learn:

  • Basic Alignment Fundamentals
  • Pre-Alignment Steps
  • 5-Step Alignment Procedure
  • Soft Foot Overview
  • Alignment Tolerances and Importance
  • Targets and Thermal Growth Overview
  • Documentation

We can train you on all models of ROTALIGN®, OPTALIGN®, SHAFTALIGN®, and EASY-LASER® laser shaft alignment tools.

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Advanced Pulley Alignment Course [4 hours]

ORDER NO. TS258-B

During this course, you will learn:

  • Alignment Fundamentals
  • Pre-Alignment Steps
  • 5-Step Alignment Procedure
  • Runout and Soft Foot Overview
  • Measuring and Correcting Misalignment (offset, angular, and twist)
    • Straightedge
    • Visual Laser
    • Digital Laser
  • Alignment Tolerances and Importance
  • Belt Tensioning
  • Documentation

We can train you on DOTLINE LASER®, SHEAVEMASTER®, and EASY-LASER® pulley alignment tools.

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Advanced Soft Foot Course [4 hours]

ORDER NO. TS258-C

During this course, you will learn:

  • Measuring Soft Foot: Principles and Objectives
    • Feeler Gauges
    • Dial Indicator
    • Laser
  • Diagnosing and Correcting the Soft Foot Problem.
  • Find and Fix Procedure
  • Measuring the Effects of Pipe Strain on Shaft Alignment
  • Documentation

We can train you on all models of ROTALIGN®, OPTALIGN®, SHAFTALIGN®, and EASY-LASER® shaft alignment tools.

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Advanced Thermal Growth Course [4 hours]

ORDER NO. TS258-D

During this course, you will learn:

  • Measuring Thermal Growth: Principles and Objectives
    • OEM Specs
    • TLC Method
    • Hot Alignment
    • Hot Alignment Check
    • Live Monitoring with EASY-LASER® XT770, ROTALIGN®  Touch, or ROTALIGN® Ultra
  • Data Collection Exercises
    • Mounting point locations; bracket set-up and laser beam adjustment
  • Interpretation of Data
  • Deriving Alignment Targets
  • Documentation

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Thermal Growth Fundamentals Course [2 hours]

ORDER NO. TS259-A

During this course, you will learn:

  • Understanding Thermal Growth: Principles and Objectives
  • Understanding OEM Alignment Targets
  • Overview of Thermal Growth Measuring Methods
  • Data Collection and Interpretation

We can train you on all models of ROTALIGN®, OPTALIGN®, SHAFTALIGN®, and EASY-LASER® shaft alignment tools.

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Easy-Laser XT190 Pulley Alignment Course [2 hours]

ORDER NO. TS259-B

During this course, you will learn:

  • Basic Alignment Fundamentals: Offset, Angle, and Twist Misalignment
  • Pre-Alignment Steps
  • 5-Step Alignment Procedure
  • Runout and Soft Foot Overview
  • Alignment Tolerances and Importance
  • Belt Tensioning

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

Easy-Laser XT280 Vibrometer Course [2 hours]

ORDER NO. TS259-C

During this course, you will learn Overview of Faults such as:

  • Unbalance
  • Misalignment
  • Looseness
  • Monitor vibration severity
  • Bearing Condition.
  • Pre and Post Alignment Checks

Contact Mary Ann Kluthe to book your course today!

REMOTE GROUP TRAINING – TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Our REMOTE GROUP TRAINING includes:

  • One LT300 alignment training simulator with a webcam and tripod for hands-on exercises shipped to your facility in advance (except for 2-hour courses).
  • Training handouts for up to 6 students shipped to your facility in advance.
  • PDF Certificate of Completion for each of up to 6 students by email.

You furnish the laser alignment system to be used in the training course and a computer with Internet access to our web-based training platform.

Virtual training must be ordered and scheduled at least 2 weeks prior and completed within one year of purchase.

A LUDECA instructor will train you virtually on the agreed-upon day for the designated number of course-hours (2 or 4) in one continuous session.

To receive the training, your computer should be able to connect via a high-speed internet connection to the GoToWebinar web-based platform. Support from your IT department may be required at the time of training.

ALIGNEO, MASTERLIGN, ROTALIGN, OPTALIGN, SHAFTALIGN and SMARTALIGN are registered trademarks of PRÜFTECHNIK Dieter Busch AG. EASY-LASER is a registered trademark of Easy-Laser AB.