Fundamentals of Rotating Machinery Diagnostics
27 A Generator Vibration Puzzle
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Bently nevada machinery specialists traveled to a power plant to document the startup of a steam turbine generator set following a rotor overhaul. They were asked to document the vibration response characteristics during startup, load tests, and shutdown. They were also asked to review the dynamic data and evaluate the current mechanical condition of the unit based on the vibration measurements.