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Increase the life of a lift magnet

A number of simple actions can be taken to extend the operating life of a lift magnet. The following recommendations will help keep your magnet operating properly, avoid costly major repairs and signal if it’s time to get your magnet services by a company who is experienced in the design,

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What is a lift magnet?

At City Machine Technologies, Inc., we aim to educate our customers  about how we repair or manufacture their industrial equipment. Our goal is to establish credibility and trust that will serve both parties as the business relationship grows. Through the blog, we are excited to share our knowledge beyond face-to-face

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What are crane brakes?

Crane brakes play an integral role in the safe operation of industrial equipment. When moving material with overhead cranes, it is essential the brakes are in working order, just like the brakes in your car when you need to make a sudden stop. Remanufacturing industrial crane brakes and returning them

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Rewind electric motors to save money

An electric motor rewind can be done to make a motor workable again without the high cost of paying for a new motor. A motor can also be rewound in an emergency, thus minimizing a customer’s downtime. For example, if an AC motor fails, it usually means that the insulation

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Part 2: City Machine Technologies, Inc. offers non-destructive testing

In this second series of posts, we will again be talking about some of our most important inspections and analyses related to NDT or non-destructive testing. Thermographic surveys and analysis A thermographic scan can evaluate the amount of heat that a mechanical part encounters. It can also serve as a

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