— Voltage imbalance.: A 3.5% imbalance will drive a 25% temperature increase — Low and high voltage — Single phase of a three-phase machine — Lightning, surges and switching spikes — Ungrounded power systems — Loose electrical connections — Inverter settings — Restricted ventilation — Using the wrong lubricant and the wrong amount — Overload […]
What are the top tips to ensure motor life? Confirm you have the correct motor for the application and location. Read, understand and save a picture of the nameplate. Install and properly align the motor. Establish a preventative maintenance program. Relubricate with the correct type and amount of grease. And, if your motor fails, contact […]
Sometimes motors in service don’t replicate controlled lab conditions. Load types may be mismatched or there might be operating efficiencies like worm gearing, wear friction or bad power, which could lead to an outage. CMT can test your motors to make sure they are up and running and repair as needed.
Too big to remove? Too cumbersome to remove? No problem. At City Machine Technologies, Inc., we can come to you with our industrial field services. Our trucks are equipped to handle: in-place machining and heavy machinery removal, installation and in-place rebuilding, electrical inspections, on-site motor and generator repair and on-site diagnostics and millwright services. We […]
Industrial generators come in all different shapes, sizes and purposes. A generator does exactly what the name suggests: It generates electrical power. A generator is basically an electric motor driven by another power source such a second electric motor or diesel engine. Generator repairs are often required after a certain number of hours in service. […]
CMT takes a moment to thank those who fought for our freedom and continue to do so this Memorial Day weekend and always. And, at CMT, we are here to serve you if you need emergency industrial repair services. Call anytime at 330-747-2639.
Nope, we aren’t that CMT…Country Music Television. We’re pretty sure you don’t want any of us to sing you a song. CMT is your one-stop service center providing electrical, mechanical, machining and field services to industrial and commercial companies throughout the United States and abroad. We’ve done work at steel companies, automotive plants, power plants, […]
We wish you a happy and safe 2017. If you have an industrial breakdown this weekend, give us a call. 330-747-2639.
As the Memorial Day weekend approaches, know if you run into trouble, we are just a call away. City Machine Technologies, Inc.’s technicians are complemented by four fully-equipped service vans that deliver the amenities of our shops – day or night. Each truck contains hardware, safety equipment and the tools needed to address specific industrial […]
Often times equipment must be repaired using OEM parts. When some original renewal parts are obsolete and unavailable, it is necessary to re-engineer them. This enables a customer to extend the life cycle of equipment, rather than sending that equipment to the scrap pile. A re-engineered part has improved and up-to-date features that will make […]