none

HEATERS ARE FASTER AND SAFER FOR BEARING MOUNTING AND MAINTENANCE

12-01-2018
by 
in 

The latest generation of FAG Heater devices from Schaeffler are suitable for use on rolling bearings weighing up to 1.6t for mounting and maintenance operations. A broad range of bearing sizes – from bores of 15mm through to outside diameters up to 2m – can be heated using the new range, which includes both tabletop units and floor-standing units.

These heating devices are used in installation and maintenance of bearings in a wide range of industrial machinery. They can also be used to heat clutches, gears, and other ferromagnetic components quickly and safely.

The new range of heaters feature Delta-T control, using two sensors to continuously measure the temperature difference between the inner and outer side of the component being heated during the heating process. This helps to prevent damage caused by preloading in the workpiece as the device’s output is reduced shortly before a preset maximum temperature difference is reached. This gives the heavier outer ring enough time to expand to the required extent.

This also makes Delta-T control a safer solution for heating rolling bearings. The heating process can also be started with a time delay via remote control in order to provide increased safety for the mounting personnel.”

The new heaters boast efficiency values of up to 0.9. This reduces the heating time and energy consumption, which in turn means lower operating costs. The microprocessor-controlled heating process is 30 to 50% faster than previous versions.

The heaters are controlled via a user-friendly menu that is available in more than 20 languages. Using the intuitive touchscreen, the user can select from four different heating methods. The system additionally allows the heating process to be documented, favourites lists to be created, and heating curves to be graphically illustrated.

Schaeffler Australia
02 8977 1000
www.schaeffler.com.au

Related news & editorials

  1. When it comes to hair restraints, the most common colour hair nets and beard covers that Harcor supply is white. In most cases this colour is ideal but there are some exceptions.
    24.02.2021
    24.02.2021
    by      In
    The colour of your disposable hygiene apparel is a significant consideration that can differ for food services and manufacturing environments.
    Harcor, a company specialising in hygiene apparel, says that it is always advisable that a manufacturer who uses disposable safety apparel considers its... Read More
  2. TRUCONNECT Remote Monitoring can be added to Konecranes equipment as well as cranes made by other manufacturers.
    24.02.2021
    24.02.2021
    by      In , In
    Nearly all industries depend on electric overhead travelling cranes (EOTs) for their heavyweight maintenance, manufacturing and process needs.
    With this resurgence in demand for EOT cranes, there is a renewed focus on achieving the highest standards of reliability, cost-efficiency and safety.
    “As... Read More
  3. Michell’s combination of the HygroCal 100 humidity validator with the Optidew 401 chilled mirror hygrometer is both reliable and affordable, placing in-house calibrations, with all their benefits, in the reach of more companies.
    24.02.2021
    24.02.2021
    by      In
    The ability to perform traceable humidity calibrations of probes in-house is now within the reach of more users – thanks to a package offered by Michell Instruments available from AMS Instrumentation & Calibration.
    The benefits of performing calibrations in-house include less process downtime... Read More
  4. BST is proud to present iBase’s SI-324 AMD Ryzen Embedded V-Series with AMD Vega GPU and Four HDMI.
    22.02.2021
    22.02.2021
    by      In
    A new digital signage player boasting superb power and features is now available from Backplane Systems Technology.
    BST is proud to present iBase’s SI-324 AMD Ryzen Embedded V-Series with AMD Vega GPU and Four HDMI.
    The SI-324 is a 4K digital signage player powered by the new AMD Ryzen Embedded... Read More
Products
Suppliers