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  • Good vibrations

    Testing the seriously hazardous effects from vehicle seat and floor vibration is now much simpler with Brüel & Kjær’s new SEAT measurement software for its 4447 Human Vibration meter.With this major update the 4447 makes the assessment of health risks to humans - posed by exposure vibration at work - easier to calculate, as it can measures SEAT (Seat Effective Amplitude Transmissibility) ...

  • Pump Maintenance in 7 Easy Steps

    When things are running smoothly it’s easy to overlook common maintenance chores and rationalize that it’s not worth the time to regularly inspect and replace parts.  But nothing could be farther from the truth.  The reality is that most facilities have several pumps performing a variety of functions that are integral to the successful operation of the plant. If a pump ...

  • New, Portable, Human Vibration Analyzer

    Hand-tools, machinery, and heavy vehicles cause vibration, the harmfulness of which depends on its intensity and frequency content, and the time of exposure. Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447 was developed and designed on the basis of input from several groups concerned about human vibration from manufacturers of building machinery to medical institutions. It is perfect for those working with ...

  • Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447

    An increase in the number of hand-arm and whole-body injuries caused by vibration is the consequence of the use of modern appliances that are powered by external power sources. Hand-tools, machinery, and heavy vehicles cause vibration, the harmfulness of which depends on its intensity and frequency content, and the time of exposure. Brüel & Kjærs Human Vibration Analyzer Type 4447, a portable ...

  • Proven Vibration Testing of Hybrid- Vehicle Batteries

    Hybrid power technology development is ramping up globally. In today‘s ultra-competitive automotive industry, these technologies of the future demand vibration test solutions that can efficiently perform highly accelerated lifetime testing (HALT), even on large and fully operational assemblies. The LDS Vibration Test System delivered to an Automotive OEM is an excellent example of a ...

  • Getting the Best Performance From Vibrating Screen Machines

    VibraScreener is a leader in the manufacture of high-quality round and rectangular screeners, vibratory sieves and gyratory sifters for a range of industries, including pharmaceutical, food & beverage, chemical, nutraceutical, cosmetics, ceramics, metal powder, powder coating and more. We engineer our products to deliver maximum quality, reliability and cost effectiveness compared to other ...


    By VibraScreener Inc.

  • Larson Davis Introduces Revolutionary Vibration Dosimeter. Measures Risk of Hand-arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)

    Depew, NY, USA - Larson Davis, a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc., has recently released The new VibTrack HAV™ vibration dosimeter for personal exposure monitoring. This extremely compact and durable hand-mounted instrument measures vibration directly to ISO5349 and ANSI S2.70 measurement standards and produces detailed exposure reports for accurate risk assessment and mitigation. ...

  • SignalStar Matrix Vibration Controller Tackles the Advanced Needs of Aerospace Testing

    Data Physics Corporation recently installed a SignalStar Matrix multishaker vibration controller for use in the testing of missiles at a U.S. west coast Navy test and evaluation facility. The Navy uses the Matrix multishaker vibration controller in several, single and multiple shaker configurations. Some applications use a single Data Physics SignalForce electrodynamic shaker with the Matrix ...


    By Data Physics Corporation

  • Datastick Software Upgrades for its Handheld Vibration Analyzers Include New Datastick Review

    Customer input results in new versions of Datastick Spectrum, Datastick Manager and the all-new Datastick Review software for handhelds, as well as Datastick Reporting System(TM) software for PCs CAMPBELL, CA - Datastick Systems, Inc., today announced that new versions 1.7 of the Datastick® Spectrum software suite -- including the ...


    By Datastick Systems, Inc.

  • Turningpoint and FreeWave Technologies Partner to Mitigate Wind Turbine Failure Through Vibration Monitoring Solution

    AWEA WINDPOWER CONFERENCE, (Booth #1209) -- FreeWave Technologies, (http://www.freewave.com), manufacturer of the most reliable, high-performance spread spectrum and licensed radios for critical data transmission, today announced that it has been selected by Turningpoint  (http://www.turningpointwind.com/) as its wireless data communications partner for its market-leading turbine vibration ...


    By FreeWave Technologies, Inc

  • Chevy Volt Uses LDS Vibration Test System for Electric Vehicle Battery Durability Tests

    Hybrid power technology development is ramping up globally in today’s ultra competitive automotive industry – and these technologies of the future demand vibration test solutions that can efficiently perform accelerated lifetime tests even on large and fully operational assemblies. General Motors’ 3000m2 battery test laboratory at The Alternate Energy Center, Warren Technical ...

  • Datastick Systems introduces new-generation handheld Vibration Spectrum Analyzers for machine diagnostics and predictive maintenance

    Easy-to-use PDA-based Datastick® VSA-1214 and VSA-1215 Vibration Spectrum Analyzers break down the barriers of cost and training to allow more facilities to reap the cost-saving reliability benefits of vibration analysis in predictive maintenance NOVEMBER 7, 2006, CAMPBELL, CA -- Datastick Systems, Inc., today introduced the VSA(TM)-1214 and VSA-1215 Vibration Spectrum Analyzers, its ...


    By Datastick Systems, Inc.

  • Cheshire West and Chester Council Employees can grin like cats as New Casella vibration device helps to safeguard them at work

    Efficiency and cost-effectiveness were two of the reasons behind Cheshire West and Chester Council’s selection of a CEL-960 Human Vibration Monitor from specialist manufacturer, Casella CEL (www.casellameasurement.com; 01234 844100), to help protect staff from the effects of prolonged use of certain equipment. The unitary Council, which employs more ...


    By Casella

  • Are you up to scratch with your HAV policies??

    Worried about risks from exposure to vibration? Did you know, vibration can cause long-term painful damage to your hands and fingers - and that shocks and jolts from driving certain types of vehicles can cause severe back pain? The Havmeter allows you to manage your employee’s exposure to hand-arm vibration.  A running total of exposure is provided on the Havmeter.  Power tools ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • New Regufoam antivibration hangers

    Aiming in further improvement of our vibration isolation product range, we have developed several vibration isolators that can be used in building and mechanical projects that require vibration reduction. Specifically we have developed some new anti-vibration hangers (using spring ...


    By ALPHA ACOUSTIKI Ltd.

  • What makes railway noise annoying? Research investigates

    A new study into the impact of railway noise has revealed that it is not just the level of noise that contributes to annoyance for local residents, but also the number of trains and the vibrations they cause. As railway transport is likely to increase in coming years, plans are needed to reduce these effects. A recent report by the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated that one in ...

  • Bruel & Kjaer introduces Virtual Vehicle Simulators

    Virtual, in-car testing which allows automotive designers to experience first-hand the noise and vibration environment within vehicles – before they’ve even been created - has arrived with the launch of Bruel & Kjaer’s NVH Vehicle Simulator systems. As a new component of the Bruel & Kjaer sound & vibration data acquisition and analysis platform - PULSE 11.2 - the NVH Vehicle Simulator consists ...

  • Meet the Bruel & Kjaer UK team this spring

    Global sound and vibration solutions supplier, Bruel & Kjaer UK will be on hand at several industry events during the spring to discuss it’s wide range of products and services. These events include Environment Protection UK’s Noise Workshop on 18th and 19th March 2008, which is to be held at Woodside, where some of Bruel & Kjaer UK’s environmental specialists will demonstrate the company’s ...

  • Brüel & Kjær appoints new managing director

    Lars Rønn has been appointed Managing Director of Brüel & Kjær Sound & Vibration Measurement A/S with effect from 1st September, 2008.Lars, who holds a M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark, has most recently served as President of the Hearing Instruments Components of Sonion, and since its acquisition by US company PULSE Inc., Senior VP of its MedTech ...

  • Parallel Measurement of Air-borne and Structure-borne Noise

    With quality control or long-term monitoring of devices, machines, vehicles, etc. often several vibration and acoustic measurements are required in parallel. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is the ideal platform to quickly and easily set up such measurement systems. The FX100 Audio Analyzer is a modular system equipped with up to four parallel analysis channels. Microphones or vibration sensors ...


    By NTi Audio AG

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