Vibration analysis systems are a critical component of any predictive maintenance program. CTC offers everything you need to create a vibration monitoring system for your specific industrial application. Use this guide to familiarize yourself with the major components of a vibration monitoring system and considerations for choosing the most appropriate hardware for your application.
There are five key product categories used in building a complete vibration monitoring system. Follow the flowchart to understand how CTC vibration analysis hardware is combined to deliver accurate data readings, guaranteed for life:
Single Axis Sensor Size Comparison - Top Exit Configuration
Single Axis Sensor Size Comparison - Side Exit Configuration
Triaxial Sensor Size Comparison
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Single Axis Accelerometers
Measure vibration along one axis (X, Y, or Z). Ideal for portable or permanent applications.
Measure vibration along the X and Z axis.
Measure vibration along all 3 axes (X, Y, and Z). Ideal for portable or permanent applications.
Are dynamic vibration IEPE sensors available in top and side exit configurations.
Measure temperature or temperature and vibration. °C output option available. RTD and IEPE versions offered.
Loop Power Sensors
Our 4-20mA LP Sensors are available in three output styles: Velocity Output, Acceleration Output, and Dual Output - Loop Power and Dynamic Output. Hazardous Rated versions are also available.
Test and Measurement Sensors
Are small, lightweight sensors for research applications. Top and side exit versions are available.
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