Regular and appropriate maintenance is determining for the safety and service life of the slip ring.
Unless otherwise specified in the technical data sheet, the following maintenance intervals apply:
Depending on the rotational speed and on the operating mode, the specified maintenance intervals are reached more or less quickly. In case of continuous operation and corresponding rotational speeds, maintenance will be required, depending on the contact material of the signal/data channels, after the following number of months of operation
Signal/data channels, contact material gold alloy
Signal/data channels, contact material silver alloy
Position of the maintenance window
Slip ring with maintenance window at the bottom (slip ring for power current up to 16 A)
Slip ring with maintenance window on the side (slip ring for power current over 16 A)
The accurate description of the maintenance work can be found in the respective maintenance instructions.
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