With shaft misalignment responsible for up to 50% of all costs related to rotating machinery breakdowns, it is obvious that correct alignment can save a business money.
Machine breakdowns as a result of misalignment increase unplanned machinery downtime, resulting in higher maintenance costs and loss of production. Additionally, misaligned shafts can increase vibration levels and friction, which can significantly increase energy consumption and can cause premature bearing failures.
Benefits of using alignment tools include:
The range of alignment tools includes: