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160108b

Millwright

Rim and Face Shaft Alignment

Machine Alignment
First Period

Figure 1 - Shafts on a common centreline.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998

Figure 2 - Types of misalignment.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998

Figure 3 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Effect of misalignment on bearing life. 1998 .

Figure 4 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Offset Misalignment.

Angular Misalignment. 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 5 .

Misalignment tolerance guide for spacer shafts and disc couplings.Figure 6 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Figure 7 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Dial indicators.

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 8 .Brackets. clamps and bars.

1998 .Figure 9 .Pipe strain check. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Figure 10 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998 .Mounting foot details.

Jacking bolts.Figure 11 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998 .

1998 .Commercial shims.Figure 12 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Figure 13 . 1998 .Soft foot conditions. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 14 .Special shims.

1998 .Figure 15 .Soft foot check using foot dial. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Soft foot check using rim dial. 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 16 .

Figure 17 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Dial arrangement for rim and face alignment.

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Shaft and coupling run-out.Figure 18 .

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998 .Figure 19 .Radial dial bar sag at 12 o'clock position.

Figure 20 . 1998 .Radial dial bar sag at 6 o'clock position. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Measurement of dial bar sag. 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 21 .

Dial bar clamp.Figure 22 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Axial dial bar sag. 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 23 .

Measurement of offset misalignment. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 24 . 1998 .

Tools for measurement of angular misalignment. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 25 . 1998 .

Figure 26 . 1998 .Misalignment measurement using dial indicators. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Processed TIRs in mils.Figure 27 . 1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 28 .Rim and face vertical alignment formula.

1998 .Figure 29 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Example 1: Vertical alignment.

Example 2: Vertical alignment. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998 .Figure 30 .

Figure 31 .Corrected readings. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education. 1998 .

1998 .Rim and face horizontal alignment formula. © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 32 .

Example 1: Horizontal alignment. 1998 .Figure 33 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

1998 .corrected for zero.Example 1: Horizontal alignment .Figure 34 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

Example 2: Horizontal alignment. 1998 .Figure 35 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Corrected readings for perfect alignment.Figure 36 .

1998 . © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta by the Minister of Advanced Education.Figure 37 .Uncorrected readings for perfect alignment.