elastomer coupling / torsionally flexible / for shafts / misalignment correction
Saga series

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Characteristics

  • Type:

    elastomer, torsionally flexible

  • Product applications:

    for shafts

  • Other characteristics:

    misalignment correction

  • Installation system:

    flange

  • Torque:

    Max.: 6,779 Nm (4,999.9338 ft.lb)

    Min.: 40 Nm (29.5025 ft.lb)

  • Rotational speed:

    Max.: 10,000 rpm (62,831.85 rad.min-1)

    Min.: 2,200 rpm (13,823.01 rad.min-1)

Description

The Lovejoy Saga Coupling is a general purpose pre-compression type of coupling suitable for utilization in piston-driven devices or crushing units. The product has a reduced torsional stiffness compared to other couplings. Its elastomeric framework are available in hexagonal or octagonal rubber donut-shaped elements that features metal inserts at each apex. These metal inserts can be easily torqued during assembly without twisting the rubber beyond the limits of its elasticity. Furthermore, the Lovejoy Saga Coupling comprises of a pre-compressed rubber between each apex that is capable to withstand any potential stresses arising from the different forms of misalignment and torsional vibrations.