Information & Downloads

Please find below additional information on various topics.


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As experts in balancing technology, we use terms that are natural to us, but not understandable for everyone. You will find definitions for commonly used balancing terms in our glossary.

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Technical documents

Some important information on the topic of balancing and vibration technology is available here for free download. Needless to say, we are also happy to provide personal advice.

Polar diagram
for entering balancing results and vibration measurements

to determine vibration displacement, vibration velocity and vibration acceleration

Permissible unbalance of rigid rotors

Permissible vibrations of machines in operation


Find reports and technical articles about Hofmann and Hofmann products here:

Interview mit Michael Stork über die Anwendung aktiver Auswuchtsysteme in der Zement-Industrie
Application / technical article in the magazine "Global Cement"

Kompass zur Orientierung im digitalen Produktionswandel
Presentation of Industry 4.0 at Hofmann, VDI Nachrichten

Erhöhung der Verfügbarkeit von Industrieventilatoren durch aktive Auswuchtsysteme
Application / technical article in the magazine "Zement Kalk Gips" (Cement Lime Gypsum)

Hochgeschwindigkeits-Auswuchttechnologie für den Schleifprozess
Application / technical article in the magazine "Schleifen + Polieren" (Grinding + Polishing)

Mit In-Process-Auswuchten die volle Drehzahl nutzen 
Technical article from the technical magazine "Werkstatt und Betrieb" (Workshop and Operation), 1/2