vibrating conveyor systems. a vibrating conveyor is a machine with a solid conveying surface which is turned up on the side to form a trough. they are used extensively in food-grade applications to convey dry bulk solids where sanitation, washdown, and low maintenance are essential. vibrating conveyors are also suitable for harsh, very hot, dirty, or corrosive environments.
condition monitoring or, colloquially, cm is the process of monitoring a parameter of condition in machinery vibration, temperature etc. , in order to identify a significant change which is indicative of a developing fault. it is a major component of predictive maintenance.
restless legs syndrome rls is generally a long-term disorder that causes a strong urge to move one's legs. there is often an unpleasant feeling in the legs that improves somewhat by moving them. this is often described as aching, tingling, or cling in nature. occasionally, arms may also be affected. the feelings generally happen when at rest and therefore can make it hard to sleep.
a vibratory feeder is an instrument that uses vibration to 'feed' material to a process or machine. vibratory feeders use both vibration and gravity to move material. gravity is used to determine the direction, either down, or down and to a side, and then vibration is used to move the material.
friedreich's ataxia frda or fa is an autosomal recessive genetic disease that causes difficulty walking, a loss of sensation in the arms and legs and impaired speech that worsens over time. symptoms can start between 5 and 15 years of age. many develop hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and will require a mobility aid such as a cane, walker or wheelchair in their teens.
heyl & patterson was founded by edmund w. heyl and william j. patterson in downtown pittsburgh, initially as a sales agency for elevator and conveyor chains and elevator buckets.this developed into supplying complete elevators and conveyors. because it was located in the coal region of southwestern pennsylvania, it was only natural to branch out into the coal industry.
empire conveyor was a 5,911 grt shelter deck cargo ship that was built in 1917 as farnworth by richardson, duck and company, thornaby-on-tees, england. after a sale in 1924 she was renamed illinois. in 1926, she was sold to france, and in 1934 to greece and was renamed mount pentelikon.
vibro. vibro, also known as alton vibereaux, was created by denny o'neil and luke mcdonnell and first appeared in iron man 186. working as a seismologist and engineer, he fell into the san andreas fault during the testing of an experimental nuclear-powered apparatus, giving him superpowers and leaving him mentally unstable.