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Is Outdated Equipment Costing You Money? - 12/09/16
Problem: Tire plant customer was using old
Westinghouse Gearmotors, very outdated, very
expensive and availability concerns. Causes
lost production time and excessive inventory
cost for spares.
Benefits: Reduces inventory costs,
increases reliability, saves in the
procurement cost and decreases lost
Resolution: Convert to a Radicon Unit and
standard Baldor motor. It has higher service
factor and readily available parts for
standardization of inventory.
Cost Savings: Westinghouse
Gearmotors cost $10,682.86 and
Radicon Unit and motor $1,099.86
Replacement savings $9,583.00 for
one unit. Customer placed order for
three total replacements.
Total Cost Savings $28,749.00
Contact your local BHQ representative today to see what solution they can provide you while keeping more money in your pocket.