Shaft and Coupling Alignment
Learn the importance of proper alignment and alignment methods, the cause of misalignment and how to correct for error such as soft foot and thermal growth using dial indicators, and coupling alignment using dial indicators and lasers where applicable.
- Identify shaft misalignment
- Identify root causes for misalignment
- Calculate thermal growth
- Establish acceptable soft foot conditions
- Align shafts and couplings using dial indicators
- Describe laser alignment methods