What restraints are there? Warranty issues re drilling and tapping
Best method where conditions allow is to drill and tap a thread
directly on the machine so that an accelerometer with an integral
1/4-28UNF mounting thread for example can be screwed into place.
The same drill and tap method can be applied when using a separate
mounting stud and then connecting the accelerometer to the stud.Further options include Glue and portable magnet
The mounting method will affect the Frequency Response as shown in the diagram below.
How to correctly mount a Vibration Sensor
||The accelerometer cable should be clamped to the body of the accelerometer with a cable tie to
prevent strain and excessive movement of the cable. The cable should also be fixed at suitable
intervals to cable trays or other suitable supports
Spot Face Tool to prepare a flat, smooth, unpainted surface larger than the base of the
Typical Installation Instructions