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A paint mixer? A drive motor from a locomotive? A robot?

This is a specialty high speed gearbox, used on a turbine generator at a public utility company for producing electricity.

The gearbox is a speed increaser, and it drives the exciter unit for the generator.

Babbitt bearings are installed in this type of gearbox to insure smooth high speed operation.

The gearbox repair includes NDT of all gears, centrifugally casting and machining of Babbitt bearings, all done with precise assembly and alignment.

Specialty gearbox repairs, another CMT offering.

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