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Gearing up for gearbox repairs

 

What’s a gearbox? It’s a mechanical device that uses gears and shaft assemblies to provide speed and torque from a power source (think an electric motor) to another machine. Gearboxes are designed many different ways and for many different purposes. Gearbox repair is required when something in a gearbox breaks or wears out. Gearbox repair […]

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CMT offers on-site machining and other field service options

 

Middle of the night and your plant has a breakdown? What about a holiday breakdown? CMT offers 24/7/365 field service. Day or night our technicians arrive on-site with a fully-equipped service van that delivers portable machining equipment and other amenities of our shop to your door. CMT has vans dedicated to on-site machining jobs and […]

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Merry Christmas!

 

Best wishes for peace, health and happiness this holiday season. Merry Christmas! And, as always, we are available 24/7 this holiday season to assist in your breakdowns. Just call 330-747-2639.

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Stop problems before they start with predictive maintenance

 

Critical equipment can benefit from good planning. Case in point, predictive maintenance programs save money and downtime. Predictive maintenance programs are designed to head off problems before they start. Certified technicians can tailor a plan to suit your needs and budget, while allowing the maximum up-time of your equipment. Predictive maintenance programs have the ability […]

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What does City Machine do?

 

City Machine, a Youngstown, Ohio based company, was founded in 1985 for the purpose of servicing, repairing and restoring industrial equipment of various types. Electric motor repair is the core of the business of City Machine. Other equipment like pumps, gearboxes and fans are driven by electric motors. City Machine services this other equipment both […]

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What is City Machine Technologies?

 

– Industrial Service Company for Rotating Apparatus -95,000 Square Foot Industrial Facility with Cranes through 35 Tons -Manufacturing and Repair of Industrial Parts and Assemblies -Industrial Motor Rewinding through 10,000 HP, 7000 Volts -Complete AC and DC Electric Capabilities including Traction Motors -Dynamic Balancing through 20 tons or in Place -Crane Brake and Take Up Reel […]

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Cakes aren’t the only things that need baked!

 

An important piece of shop equipment is the baking/curing oven. It is used for two main purposes: the drying out of wet motor components and the curing of varnish. When a motor is disassembled for inspection, often the electrical components are pressure washed. Since electric motors and water don’t like each other, the components must […]

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CMT celebrates 32 years

 

CMT opened its doors at 448 Andrews Avenue on August 9, 1985. As always, we are still available 24/7/365 at 330-747-2639. Thank you for supporting us from the beginning.

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Moving on up: cable reeler cable reels

 

Industrial cable reels, found on industrial equipment like cranes and hoists, are used to manage power cable anytime a moveable power supply is required. Cable reels are powered by mechanical spring motors that allow for cable take-up. Some are designed with collector rings so electrical power can be connected from the source to the cable. […]

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Congratulations to our graduates!

 

Congratulations to Joe and Nathan who recently graduated from Ursuline High School and Choffin Career and Technical Center!

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