In the first post of this series, we highlighted the benefits of turning the repair bay into a...

NVH Testing Part 2: Ensuring smooth cruising for wheelchair drive motors

Posted: 
March 15, 2017
Contributed by: 
John Perkins - Senior Technical Support Specialist


People with mobility issues that require them to use a wheelchair spend a big part of their day on those wheels. With a motorized chair, noise or vibration can quickly become an irritant and a distraction. 

Manufacturers want to catch these issues before a unit leaves a factory, rather than having to deal with a return and an unhappy customer.

NVH Testing Part 1: Transmission woes traced to nicked gears

Posted: 
February 28, 2017
Contributed by: 
John Perkins - Senior Technical Support Specialist

Unwanted noise or vibration affects customer satisfaction. It can also reveal part and assembly defects or identify a poor design.