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We’re attractive: Electromagnet drum separators

Electromagnet drum separators are found in most auto shredders, mills and mines. They are primarily used to attract ferrous metals. The drum rotates while the shaft and the magnet coils stay put. The rotational speed of the drum synchronizes with the conveyor belt speed. The drum attracts the ferrous metals

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Pump it up! Pumps can be repaired at CMT

Pumps send messages to their monitoring systems notifying them of anything abnormal like a drop in fluid pressure, fluid volume or motor amperage draws. Sometimes companies can provide visual feedback on municipal pumps that are above the water. These issues include leaks, vibration, noise, locked or broken shafts. Submersible pumps

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Electric motors run the world

  Electric motors are the driving force to industry and all play a vital role in many different applications. When a motor is disassembled, each mechanical component is thoroughly measured and subjected to numerous additional tests. Electrical components need to pass multiple tests to ensure longevity. All core iron repair,

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CMT can fix motors and gearboxes

A disassembly evaluation at CMT indicated the rolling element bearing failed because of service conditions. The DC roll motor and gearbox needed new shafts, bearings and gears because of improper alignment. Alignment is important in double shaft extensions. If one or both sides aren’t aligned, bearings are destroyed and shafts

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CMT is an essential business, and we are open

Ohio has been issued a “stay-at-home” order from Governor DeWine. CMT is excluded in this order because our work on power plant operations, food manufacturers, municipalities and commercial and industrial HVAC makes us essential. Our operations have not been disrupted, and we will continue business as usual. Here at CMT,

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