Inspection of Brushes and Slip Rings

Inspection IR Windows | brushes | slip rings

Being able to inspect warn and overheating brushes and slip rings is critical on large electrical motors and generators.   These thermal images were taken through a Turtle Tough 4 inch window installed adjacent to the commutator and associated components. Thermal Imaging through an Infrared Window is the only practical way to perform this inspection under live conditions. The results are instantaneous.

Inspection IR Windows | brushes | slip rings

 

 

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