Mr Shims Top Banner Mr Shims Top Banner Mr Shims Top Banner

Tips

Tips Are for Focusing

Literally, tips are for focusing. You may be used to taking the rubber cones (six-inch cone or the smaller 1.5”-2”) to locate air leaks. You should only use the cones when you are trying to...

Description of the Training Process

A flawless effort is possible but only with adequate training. It is important that everyone, especially those immediately involved, know exactly what they are to do and how to do it.

The...

Maintenance Backlog

All plants have a maintenance backlog. If plants consistently have no maintenance backlog then it could be argued that they are either spending too much on maintenance, or they don’t have the...

The Pencil Method of Balancing

Many craftsmen and engineers have tried to balance a machine using a pencil to mark the shaft. Given a slow speed, large deflections, a steady hand and some nerve, this could have been...