Flexible vs rigid couplings: Part 3

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

This is the third installment in a weekly 3-part series on flexible vs rigid couplings running through December. Here, Ruland’s Bobby Watkins shares his insight into the best…

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Drive couplings added to SureMotion line

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Rotating shaft-driven mechanical components are commonly used in all forms of machinery that perform the various processes and functions of modern industry. While perfect alignment of shafts and…

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IoT and couplings: fairytale or the future?

Thursday, October 15, 2015

by Mike Santora, Associate Editor Couplings connect driving elements to driven elements. But is there a connection beyond the mechanical? We asked four industry experts to give us…

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What do you know about Beam Couplings?

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Most couplings can be categorized as one of two types, rigid and flexible. Rigid couplings are used in applications where proper alignment is essential, while flexible couplings, such…

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Pick the right coupling for each high tech application

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Selecting the right coupling for your application is critical to system safety and reliability, says Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc., Marlborough, Mass., which manufactures a diverse couplings product line…

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An assortment of Huco-Couplings

Flexible couplings highlighted in new catalog

Monday, June 24, 2013

Huco Dynatork has published a new catalog which showcases its lines of precision bellows and flex disc couplings; six, three, single and step beam couplings; and general purpose…

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Ruland beam coupling on encoder shaft

Beam couplings for encoder feedback systems

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

P and MW Series beam couplings from Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc., Marlborough, Mass., are designed specifically for encoder feedback systems. They offer high misalignment capabilities with low bearing…

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Quick Tips to Avoid Coupling Failure

Monday, April 15, 2013

by William Hewitson, Vice President of Manufacturing and Engineering, Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc The keys to avoiding coupling failure are correct coupling selection using all application design criteria,…

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Ruland Beam and oldham on shaft

Backlash-free couplings for high-tech applications

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Ruland manufactures a variety of components including oldham couplings and beam couplings. While both coupling types are backlash-free and feature misalignment capabilities, small performance differences make the choice of coupling critical depending on application parameters.

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Shoulder Couplings Ideal For Abrasive Surfaces

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Victaulic now offers a new line of products for joining standard shouldered steel pipe. The product line features the Style SC77, a flexible coupling featuring Victaulic patented installation-ready…

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