High-damping couplings

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Miki Pulley’s newly developed laminated rubber element achieves high damping and low reaction force. STEPFLEX couplings for servo stepping motors that boast high damping performance. Their unitized construction…

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New engine coupling offers easy stiffness adjustments

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Ringfeder Power Transmission has developed a patent-pending engine coupling that optimizes torsional stiffness and misalignment tolerance across a wide torque range. This new TSCHAN TNR coupling is intended…

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Precision couplings for high speed spindle applications

Thursday, March 31, 2016

In an effort to address increased demand for its SERVOMAX elastomer couplings in high speed spindle applications, R+W Coupling Technology has released its new SP6. Made with improved…

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Changing gears: elastomeric couplings shift focus to simplicity

Thursday, August 27, 2015

By Matt Bamford, Tyler Coffey and Johannah Nelson, The Timken Company Edited by Mike Santora While inconspicuous, couplings have long been essential for facilitating the transfer of power…

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Easy to install EDC elastomer drive shaft coupling

Thursday, March 12, 2015

GAM, a manufacturer of precision gear reducers, couplings, and linear mounting kits, has introduced the EDC Elastomer Drive Shaft Coupling product line. The EDC is the latest addition…

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What do you know about Elastomeric Couplings?

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Elastomeric couplings are a form of flexible coupling that uses an elastic material to transmit torque. The design of elastomeric couplings means that the elastic material is meant…

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Step-Flex couplings reduce resonance in stepper motor ball screw assemblies

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Mechanical resonance in motion systems can cause, not only unpleasant noise, but can lead to oscillations in the machine that reduce the positional accuracy of the system. This…

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Shaft Coupling Solves Resonance Problems in Ball Screws

Monday, June 23, 2014

Miki Pulley has introduced its Step-Flex Coupling for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. The Step-Flex is an altogether new class of shaft coupling. This design was…

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Elastomeric couplings stabilize hydraulic fracturing pumps

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Extracting natural gas from underground shale formations is done via high-pressure pumping equipment that injects a specialized mixture of water, sand and chemical additives into vertical, horizontal or…

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Intermediate Coupling Spacers

Sunday, July 15, 2012

SERVOMAX elastomer couplings feature a specially calibrated polyurethane insert, which is preloaded between precision machined driving jaws. They have high torque density, are low in cost, and are…

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