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Bob Scannell

Analog Devices Inc.

Bob Scannell, MSCE, BSEE, is a Business Development Manager for Inertial MEMS Products for Analog Devices Inc., Greensboro, NC. He can be reached at

Pursuing Accurate, Reliable Vibration Sensing for Condition-Based Predictive Maintenance   January 1, 2011
By: Bob Scannell

Condition-based predictive maintenance uses the vibrations of machinery to diagnose its health. This article considers the characteristics of an ideal vibration sensor for this purpose and introduces the ADIS16227 integrated industrial vibration monitor.


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