Everyday RCM

MTBF vs Useful Life Nancy Regan

Episode 4 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

There’s a big difference between MTBF and Useful Life. The two values are often misapplied when assigning Preventive Maintenance task intervals.

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Proactive Maintenance Strategies

Episode 3 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

When it comes to our machines, we can do Condition-Based Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, or other actions such as No Scheduled Maintenance or equipment redesigns. Here’s how to choose.

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Reactive Maintenance Nancy Regan

Episode 2 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

Reactive Maintenance can be costly and frustrating.  Avoid chronic breakdowns by moving towards Proactive Maintenance.  In this video I share where to begin.

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Episode 1 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

Explore what Protective Devices are, why they are so important, and what Failure Finding Tasks are based on…all while getting ready to surprise my sister on her Milestone Birthday!

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Miles explains Protective Device

Why are Protective Devices important?

Protective Devices are important for our equipment and for our own safety. My guest, Miles, shows us a real-world Protective Device and explains how it could prevent disaster.

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Failure Modes in Huntsville Alabama

Why should you proactively identify Failure Modes?

Identifying the right Failure Modes is an essential part of a Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA). Doing so puts you in a position of strength to decide…

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Are you protected…?

What is a Protective Device? Why are Protective Devices important? And how do you properly take care of them? Watch to find out.

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Should You Follow Manufacturer Recommended Maintenance Schedules?

Manufacturer recommended maintenance tasks may be technically right for the machine. But watch to discover why not all maintenance tasks are one-size-fits all.

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Inherent Reliability Explained

Do you ever feel married to your equipment? That’s because Inherent Reliability is like a marriage in one big way…

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The Biggest Problem to Your Reliability Program Is…

The biggest problem to your Reliability Program is living in Reactive mode. In this video, I talk about how you can create a Proactive Reliability environment by doing two very important things.

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