Low Speed Bearing Condition Monitoring – A Case Study
Duan, F, Nze, I and Mba, D (2016). Low Speed Bearing Condition Monitoring – A Case Study. Proceedings of 2016 International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance, and Safety Engineering (QR2MSE 2016) and 2016 World Congress on Engineering Asset Management (WCEAM2016). Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan, China 25 - 28 Jul 2016 London South Bank University.
|Authors||Duan, F, Nze, I and Mba, D|
The heath condition of worm-wheel gearbox is critical for the reliable and continuous operation of passenger escalators. The vibration sensor has been widely installed in the gearbox and the vibration level is usually utilized as a health indicator. However, vibration level is not robust in slow speed bearing condition monitoring. In this paper, the health condition of two slow speed bearings was evaluated using vibration data collected from sensors installed in the shaft. It has been shown that the vibration level fails to indicator the bearing health condition. The assessment accuracy can be improved by combining several simple methods.
|Keywords||condition monitoring; slow speed bearing; worm-wheel gearbox; vibration|
|Publisher||London South Bank University|
|Accepted author manuscript|
CC BY 4.0
|25 Jul 2016|
|Publication process dates|
|Deposited||13 Mar 2017|
|Accepted||25 Jul 2016|
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