Welcome to the IRD® Balancing home page. With over 70 years of experience, IRD® Balancing offers products and services designed to meet all of your soft-bearing balancing needs. We can accommodate a range of rotor weights from a fraction of a kilogram to over 225,000 kilograms (0.022 to 500,000 pounds). Our knowledge of precision balancing allows us to recommend the best Balancing Machine and Instrumentation solution for your specific application.
Currently, IRD® does not focus on hard-bearing balancing technology. We spend all of our time focusing on producing the best soft-bearing balancing technology on the market. However a few of our instruments are compatible with hard-bearing machines. What's the Difference? Click here to find out!
A global network of service, support, application expertise, and training programs make us well equipped to deliver a top of the line portable balancer when you need it.
IRD®'s Newest Model: 295+
Delivers Accurate Results for Faster Balancing!
Check out a Video Demonstration of a 295 below!
Not sure if our balancers will suit your needs? Here's what our customers have used our devices to balance in the past!
F = Field balancing, or balancing a rotor in its own bearings & support structure. Check out our Field Balancing Instruments (Model 246 & Model 258)
M = Machine Balancing. Check out our Machine Balancing Instrument, Model 295 and browse our Balancing Machines.
Here at IRD®, we know knowledge is power. That's why we strive to educate our customers so that they can make informed decisions! If you're new to balancing, we recommend you start with the basics.
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