Aerodynamics Test Rig

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This test machine combines a standard simulator, in this case a MFS Magnum, and a shrouded axial fan. The shroud allows for variable aerodynamic loading of the fan blades. The fan shaft is driven from the MFS rotor shaft and is fitted with an…

Aerodynamics Test Rig

Complete Rotordynamics

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This rotor dynamics test rig has been specifically designed to simulate different rotor dynamics phenomena for experimental and educational purposes. With the innovative design of two rotor assemblies connected in series, the customer has more…

Complete Rotordynamics

Drive-train/Gearbox Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: Spectra Quest’s transmission diagnostics/prognostics test rig is a turn-key test rig you can use to study the transmission diagnostics/prognostics and gear dynamics. The bench-top system has a spacious modular design featuring versatility,…

Drive-train/Gearbox Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

High Temperature Blade Crack Propagation

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This high temperature (1000F), high speed (10000rpm) disk and blade crack propagation test system was designed for NASA to develop new techniques for crack detection of turbine blades and disks.

High Temperature Blade Crack Propagation

Machinery Fault/Gearbox Dynamic Simulator

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: An optimum device for research in machinery fault diagnosis and gearbox dynamics It is much wider than a regular MFS to accommodate a long belt drive as well as a big gearbox. Because of the larger base area, the user has more flexibility in…

Machinery Fault/Gearbox Dynamic Simulator

Mechanical Transmission/Gearbox Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This test rig is a turn-key test rig you can use to study the transmission diagnostics/prognostics and gear dynamics. Spectra Quest’s transmission diagnostics/prognostics test rig is a turn-key test rig you can use to study the transmission…

Mechanical Transmission/Gearbox Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

Modified Machinery Fault Simulator

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: Even though SpectraQuest’s line of simulators is very versatile, we have modified our standard designs to meet our customer’s specific requirements. In the example shown, a configurable parallel shaft gearbox was added to further study gearbox…

Modified Machinery Fault Simulator

Transmission Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This new transmission test rig is made for the renowned Alfred Gessow Rotorcraft Center at the University of Maryland for their research in the areas of mechanical transmission health and usage monitoring and gear faults prognostics. The drive…

Transmission Diagnostics/Prognostics Test Rig

Turbine Blade Crack Research

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This test machine is specifically designed to simulate turbine blade crack and other machinery faults for research and educational purposes. The blade crack diagnosis/prognosis can be studied thoroughly using the wireless strain gauges mounted…

Turbine Blade Crack Research

Twin Rotor Simulator

Custom Machinery, SpectraQuest,


Description: This unit extends the standard machinery fault simulator into two rotor deck system. It allows user to perform more tests simultaneously, and test on interactions between two rotor systems.

 Twin Rotor Simulator