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Can A PC Board Be Repaired?

A PC board, or printed circuit board (PCB), is a critical component in many electronic devices. It serves as a mechanical support and electrical connection platform for several electronic components.   Can PC boards be repaired? The simple answer is yes, they can! If a single component on the board is faulty, it can often…

Understanding the Causes of Servo Motor Failures

Servo motors are indispensable in various industrial applications, providing precision control and accuracy. However, like any mechanical or electrical component, servo motors are not immune to failures. When these essential devices malfunction, it can lead to costly downtime and disruptions in production. With years of experience in industrial machines and process automation, Motion Tronic is…

Are Industrial Motor Gearboxes Repairable?

When it comes to industrial machinery, downtime caused by gearbox problems can be a significant setback for businesses. Waiting for replacement gearboxes from the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) can often take months, resulting in delays in productivity and reduced profitability. However, there is a solution that can save you time and money and restore your…

Servicing Your Servo Motors Over Shutdown

The shutdown period is one of the busiest for any factory, even though there’s barely anyone on the site. This is because of all the services, repairs, and other activities that can only be actioned when machinery is not in operation. Servicing servo motors at regular intervals ensures your factory’s productivity is never compromised. In…

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Is A Dyno Unit Needed To Test Variable Speed Drives?

A “dynamometer” or “dyno” as it’s commonly known is a pretty important device for effectively testing variable speed drives. The remarkable equipment is imperative for ensuring that VSDs and motors are in good working condition and far from breakdown. Unfortunately, few industrial automation partners actually have a dyno available to use. This brings into question…

Repairs Overview

Did you know that Motion Tronic is fully equipped to handle all your servo motor, VSD, and electronics repairs, no matter what brand? We know that downtime costs you and your business.  Our aim is to ensure we deliver fast failure analysis and rectification to get your business back up and running as soon as…

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PCB and Component Level Repairs

Did you know Motion Tronic perform repairs on all industrial PCB, electronic boards and servo drives? We carry specialist soldering and de-soldering tooling, and work on surface mount and through-hole electronic boards. We use state of the art electronic equipment for testing and fault finding.  These include IC testers, oscilloscopes, ramp function generators, heat signature cameras…