It's All About the Base [line]...No Trouble
A phrase to a popular song, baseline is also a popular item in all three keys to a successful reliability program. The first key is Quality Assurance(QA). The results of a QA test is a baseline to prove a healthy asset. The second key is Trending. Using the baseline as a reference all route tests are monitored for negative trends from the baseline. The third key is Troubleshooting. A common question asked when troubleshooting an electric motor is "Do you have a baseline to assist in the troubleshooting?"
So, remember how important a baseline is throughout the lifecycle of an electric motor. "It's all about the base[line]"
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