FIELD SERVICE - DATSCAN® SURVEY

Don’t let your rotary equipment get out of whack! Revolutionary reflectorless scanning capability gives Industrial Kiln & Dryer® the means to create a 3D model of the entire rotary unit in space to the precision of better than .01” at distances of up to 100 feet. Whether you are inquiring about preventative maintenance, experiencing wear or needing repair we are here with DATscan®.

Common issues:
  • Can’t control the tracking of your unit?
  • Can’t tell if your new rollers were changed correctly?
  • Notice a strange wear pattern on rollers, gear or tires?
  • Keep losing bearings and breaking shafts?
  • Can’t control thrust roll wear?
  • Unsure if the last crew aligned things correctly?

Typical Measurements:
  • Documented visual inspections (kilns, dryers, ball mills)
  • Slopes and bases (kilns, dryers, ball mills)
  • Tires—all dimensions (kilns, dryers)
  • Trunnions—all dimensions (kilns, dryers)
  • Tire Creep (kilns, dryers)
  • Tire and Shell Ovality (kilns, dryers)
  • Bearing, shell, tire temperatures (kilns, dryers)
  • Mesh of gear and pinion (kilns, dryers, ball mills)
  • Run-out gear backlash, root setting, contact face temperature profile (kilns, dryers, ball mills)
  • Run-out seal surface (kilns, dryers)
  • Ovality (kilns, dryers)

Surveys and evaluations are customized to deliver the specific information required on your specific equipment. Our expert engineers have diagnosed hundreds of rotary units and have extended equipment life beyond the OEM estimations. We provide a full report, recommendations and supply solutions to your operation.

What we need from you:
  • Pictures of unit and area
  • Unit info/drawings
  • Access to area
  • What are you trying to fix? Or what issue have you been battling?
  Sample DATscan Survey

Note: If you do not know this information or want verification, call your customer service representative to schedule an engineering visit.



 
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