Equipment are subject to vibration due to many causes, such as rotating unbalanced forces, transportation, wind effect, sea waves, shock, etc. It can cause equipment or structural failure due to fatigue, wear and other phenomena.
If induced vibration forces the equipment to vibrate at its natural frequency, then it may causes severe damage.
Therefore, it is important to determine the natural frequency of the device and perform vibration testing using different methods.
Vibration testing can be performed as:
Random vibration testing is also considered seismic testing in certain cases.
Thermodyne Engineering Ltd. can perform all these tests to different Standards, such as RTCA/DO-160, MIL-STD-810, or IEC Standard.
For more information, please contact JYeremian@thermodyne.ca.
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