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January 29, 2021

All alloy steel development
Thoroughly molded seals preserve lubricant retention beneath misalignment conditions
Exposed bolts are regular, shrouded bolts are optional

Standard FA Form
Double engagement (‘F’ flex-flex) for parallel and angular misalignment
Field regular flange bolt patterns

Single engagement FAFR Form
Single engagement (‘FFR’ Flex-Rigid) accommodates angular misalignment only and is best for floating shaft applications

Mill Motor FAMM Form
Initial hub created with longer universal hub on a single end to accommodate straight or tapered shafts
2nd hub bored to consumer specs
Standard design and style accommodates AISE Mill Motor frame sizes
Sleeves and second hub are regular

Further Specialty Coupling Kinds
Stainless Steel
Nylon Sleeves
Higher Speed RAHS Variety
Brake Drum FBD and FBW Kinds
Insulated FI Form
Vertical Floating Shaft FVFS Form
F Fashion Cutout Shifter FCS Type

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January 27, 2021

The DILR and DILRA Form coupling are a direct replacement to get a floating shaft design gear coupling. The DILR/DILRA is created to employ the hubs presently to the customer’s products. The DILR drop in substitute are going to be manufactured somewhat shorter the DBFF and shims might be made use of for ease of upkeep. The DILRA is adjustable utilizing an SLD (Shaft Locking Gadget) for making axial or length changes. Shoppers with multiple pieces of equipment with very similar length couplings can stock a single spare spacer which can be utilised as being a substitute for much more than 1 coupling.
In case the finish user needs rigid hubs be offered using the coupling, a DIR or DIRA Variety coupling will likely be proposed as well as the BSE (distance Between Shaft Ends) needs to be specified.
Essential Details:
The finish consumer needs to be ready to supply the next data when contacting Technical Support:
Motor horse power and velocity (include gearbox ratio ¡§C input and output).
Rigid hub sizes (when the buyer is utilizing present F-Style rigid gear coupling hubs).
DBFF or distance in between flange faces on the rigid hubs for DILR Form.
BSE shaft separation might be specified for DIR Variety.
Shaft sizes for rigid hubs DIR and DIRA Sort couplings.
For greatest bore sizes, seek advice from Gear Coupling Catalog pages F-Style rigid hubs.

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January 27, 2021

DI-6 Kind Drop-In Center Industrial Coupling
The DI Type coupling is definitely the normal six bolt coupling with two hubs in addition to a spacer assembly that may be set up or eliminated devoid of disturbing the gear and hubs and devoid of removing the disc packs from the spacer assembly. Customized spacer lengths is usually specified for special applications. The coupling has two flex planes (a single at each disc pack) so it might accommodate parallel misalignment by the angular misalignment in each and every disc pack. This configuration may even accommodate axial misalignment inside the specified limits.
Capabilities
Created to meet the API 610 Conventional
Assistance for additional API necessities out there on request
Unitized disc pack
Infinite life if thoroughly aligned
Torsionally rigid with out any back lash
No need to have for lubrication or servicing
No sporting elements and high resistance to harsh environmental problems
DI-8 Variety Drop-In Center Industrial Coupling
The DI Type coupling is the typical six bolt coupling with two hubs along with a spacer assembly that may be installed or eliminated devoid of disturbing the tools and hubs and devoid of getting rid of the disc packs in the spacer assembly. The coupling has two flex planes (a single at every single disc pack) so it can accommodate parallel misalignment from the angular misalignment in each and every disc pack. This configuration may even accommodate axial misalignment inside of the specified limits.
Capabilities
Created to meet the API 610 Standard
Assistance for extra API requirements readily available on request
Unitized disc pack
Infinite existence if thoroughly aligned
Torsionally rigid devoid of any back lash
No need to have for lubrication or servicing
No wearing elements and substantial resistance to harsh environmental problems
Puller holes common with this design.

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January 27, 2021

SXC-6 Variety Closed Coupled Industrial Coupling
The SXC-6 Variety will be the typical 6 bolt coupling with two hubs, two disc packs along with a spacer. The hubs can each be turned inward to accommodate shut coupled applications or 1 hub could be turned outward to accommodate extra BSE?¡¥s (shaft separation). The coupling has
two flex planes (one particular at each and every disc pack) so it may possibly accommodate parallel misalignment by the angular misalignment in each and every disc pack. This configuration will also accommodate axial misalignment inside the specified limits.
Features
Unitized disc packs
Infinite life if adequately aligned
Torsionally rigid without having any back lash
No want for lubrication or maintenance
No sporting components and high resistance to harsh environmental situations
Is usually combined with SU/SX hub for greater bore capacity
SXCS-6 Kind Closed Coupled Industrial Coupling
The SXCS Variety is definitely the conventional 6 bolt coupling with two hubs, two mounting rings, two disc packs as well as a split spacer developed for ease of set up and maintenance. Custom spacer lengths is usually specified for unique applications. The coupling has two flex planes (one at just about every disc pack) enabling it to accommodate parallel misalignment through the angular misalignment in every single disc pack. This configuration will even accommodate axial misalignment in the specified limits.
Functions
Unitized disc pack
Infinite lifestyle when effectively sized and aligned
Torsionally rigid without any back lash
No require for lubrication or maintenance
No sporting elements and large resistance to harsh environmental problems
Disc packs can be replaced without having moving equipment
For more substantial sizes, refer to SXCST couplings
SXCST-6 Variety Closed Coupled Industrial Coupling
The SXCST Variety is usually a common six bolt coupling consisting of two hubs, two mounting rings, two disc packs in addition to a split spacer. Custom spacer lengths could be specified for exclusive applications. The coupling has two flex planes (a single at every disc pack) so it could possibly accommodate parallel misalignment by the angular misalignment in each disc pack. This configuration will even accommodate axial misalignment inside the specified limits.
Capabilities
Unitized disc pack
Infinite lifestyle when appropriately sized and aligned
Accommodates angular, axial, and parallel misalignment
Torsionally rigid without any back lash
No need to have for lubrication or servicing
No sporting elements and substantial resistance to harsh environmental situations
Shut coupled
Split spacer style allows for ease of maintenance and disc pack removal or substitute without the need of moving gear.

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January 26, 2021

SU-6 Variety Industrial Coupling
The SU Kind coupling is a 6 bolt single flex plane coupling which consists of two hubs and one disc pack kit. It is actually only ideal for that specified axial and angular misalignment and will not accommodate parallel misalignment. It is actually generally combined with solid shafts to make floating shaft couplings. See Webpage D-28 to get a picture of an SXFS Variety floating shaft coupling.
Attributes
Unitized disc pack
Infinite life when thoroughly aligned
Torsionally rigid without having any back lash
No require for lubrication or maintenance
No wearing components and high resistance to harsh environmental conditions
More substantial sizes can be found upon request
SX-6 Variety Industrial Coupling
The SX-6 Style is a typical coupling with two hubs, a spacer, and two disc pack kits. The coupling has two flex planes (one at just about every disc pack) so it may possibly accommodate parallel misalignment from the angular misalignment in each disc pack. This configuration will also accommodate axial misalignment within the specified limits.
Functions
Unitized disc pack
Infinite lifestyle when adequately sized and aligned
Accommodates angular, axial, and parallel misalignment
Torsionally rigid without any back lash
No need to have for lubrication or servicing
No sporting elements and substantial resistance to harsh environmental circumstances
Overload Bushings can be found
SX-8 Form Industrial Coupling
The SX-8 Style is a conventional coupling with two hubs, a spacer, and two disc pack kits. The coupling has two flex planes (a single at just about every disc pack) so it could accommodate parallel misalignment from the angular misalignment in just about every disc pack. This configuration may even accommodate axial misalignment inside the specified limits.
Attributes
Unitized disc pack
Infinite lifestyle if effectively aligned
Accommodates angular, axial, and parallel misalignment
Torsionally rigid without having any back lash
No want for lubrication or maintenance
No wearing parts and substantial resistance to harsh environmental conditions.

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January 26, 2021

The following details need to be provided to when placing an purchase to guarantee the proper variety of the disc coupling:
Application and variety of duty
Kind of driver (engine, motor, turbine, and so on.)
Pace and horsepower
Type of driven
Shaft sizes and separation
Room limitations for major diameter and length
Style of match (Interference fit default, clearance match and shaft locking device preparation obtainable upon request)
Exclusive specifications (vertical mounting, drop out center, flange mount, electrically insulated, API-610 as much as 3,800 RPM, shear pins, balancing, and so on.)
Angular misalignment, axial misalignment, and rated torque are all relevant to your coupling’s capacity to accommodate application torque above any period of time. As illustrated while in the following charts, when the application torque increases to 50% of your coupling capability, the potential from the coupling to accommodate angular misalignment to is lowered. Precisely the same holds genuine to the ability to accommodate axial misalignment.
Choice Process
1. Select the coupling sort.
two. Select the driven machine service aspect SFA
three. Select the driving machine service factor SFD
Care needs to be taken when the driving machine is apart from a regular electrical motor or turbine. Some engines will impose extra fluctuations over the drive technique and allowance ought to be produced accordingly. A torsional coupling may well be needed for diesel drives.

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January 26, 2021

The next is often a sample application used to illustrate the standard approach for picking a Disc coupling. Any resemblance to any present company?¡¥s application is neither intentional nor meant to resemble that company?¡¥s actual application.
Sample Application:
An organization features a compressor application working with a 225 horsepower electric motor operating at one,150 RPM to drive a three cylinder multi stage reciprocating air compressor. The electrical motor features a 3-3/8 inch shaft having a 7/8 inch keyway and also the compressor has a 92mm shaft using a 25mm keyway. The shaft separation is roughly seven inches between shaft ends with some skill to adjust the motor spot. The shafts have a parallel misalignment/offset of roughly 1/32 of an inch.
Stage 1: The primary step should be to establish what coupling sort would be to be chosen for this application. Since the SU Kind coupling only supports
just one flex plane, it could possibly only accommodate angular and axial misalignment, but not parallel misalignment. The following selection would be to seem at an SX or DI Sort coupling. The six bolt SX Type will accommodate each parallel misalignment as well as defined shaft separation. The size will be determined from the choice torque as well as the shaft diameters.
Step two: Up coming, determine the application torque and apply the services component to determine the assortment torque.The formula used to calculate torque is as follows:
Application Torque ( in¡§Clb ) = ( HP x 63025 )/RPM
or Nm = ( KW x 9550)/RPM
Plugging inside the numbers through the application description:
Application Torque ( in-lbs ) =(HP x 63025)/RPM = (225 x 63025)/1150 = twelve,331 in-lbs
Application Torque x Service Aspect = Selection Torque
twelve,331 in-lbs x 3.0 = 36,993 in-lbs
Stage three: Use the SX coupling tables and note that the SX 202-6 is rated at forty,700 in-lbs, over adequate to manage the variety torque calculated in phase 2. The SX202-6, nevertheless, won’t support the 92mm shaft size. The next greater dimension coupling, the SX228-6, will help the 92mm shaft dimension and the shaft separation dimension (BSE) is 6.88 inches, very near to the application?¡¥s preferred seven inch separation. The SX228-6 is rated at 62,000 in-lbs which may perhaps seem to be extreme, having said that, the coupling size is critical to manage the bore size.
Step four: The SX228-6 coupling is rated for a maximum unbalanced pace of 3,400 RPM, a lot more than sufficient to assistance the application velocity of 1,150 RPM.
Phase five: To find out should the coupling will deal with the parallel misalignment, utilize the trig function of tan 1?? = offset allowed for one inch = 0.0174
Multiply the 0.0174 x the distance in between disc packs or ??S?¡¥ dimension from your table on webpage D-13, or 5.50 inches.
The allowable parallel offset is 0.0174 x five.50 = 0.096 inches. The maximum offset to the application is 1/32 inches (0.031), as a result this coupling can accommodate the parallel misalignment.
Note: It is always encouraged to try to install the coupling at roughly 20% from the allowable misalignment. For this coupling the installer really should seek to reach improved than 0.020 parallel misalignment at the time of installation. This can let for your added misalignment that may come about since the consequence of products settle and common tools put on.

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January 25, 2021

Industrial SU Sort
The SU Kind coupling has a single flex plane with two hubs as well as a single disc pack. It’s suitable for angular and axial misalignment only. Two SU couplings tend to be mixed having a shaft
to create a floating shaft coupling. The shaft is usually hollow for extended light weight floating shaft couplings.
Industrial SX Form
This is often the regular coupling style that includes two hubs, a stock length spacer built to meet field normal lengths, and two unitized disc packs. The coupling has two flex planes, 1 at every disc pack, allowing this coupling to accommodate parallel, angular, and axial misalignment with specified limits. The coupling is accessible in 6 and eight bolt styles and bore sizes as much as 13 inches (330mm) to the greatest dimension. Custom spacer lengths may be produced to meet exclusive shaft separations demanded for specific applications. The SX coupling can be fitted with overload bushings to guard the disc packs in in excess of torque circumstances and might act as an anti-flail device. SX couplings are assembled with the time of set up around the gear in which the coupling will likely be in services.
Industrial DI Kind
The DI Type coupling has a “Drop-In” spacer assembly that may be assembled at the factory. The coupling consists of two hubs as well as a spacer assembly comprising in the spacer, two unitized disc packs, and two guard rings. The disc packs are bolted for the spacer and guard rings in the factory applying the torque values recommended by Lovejoy for that disc pack bolts. With all the hubs mounted within the shafts, the whole disc pack assembly is often “Dropped In” location among the 2 hubs. The hubs are piloted to guarantee correct centering on the spacer assembly. This piloting serves as an anti-flail function and aids in the coupling’s potential to meet the stability specifications mandated by API. This design coupling is designed to meet the balance and anti-flail specifications specified in API-610.
Oversized, or Jumbo, hubs are available for use together with the DI Kind coupling to permit for bigger bore sizes on most DI coupling sizes. This permits to the use of smaller sized DI couplings in applications where a smaller sized dimension coupling can still accommodate the application torque.
Industrial SXC Sort
The SXC Variety is the shut coupled variation of your SX Sort coupling. The SXC is much like the SX coupling in the disc packs are connected once the coupling is put in. In the close coupled units, the hubs are turned inward and are mounted within the spacer. Note that together with the hubs within the spacer, the utmost bore permitted within the hub will likely be decreased. The SXC couplings might be utilized with 1 or each hubs turned outward to permit the coupling to accommodate unique shaft separations.
Industrial SXCS and SXCST Styles
The SXCS and SXCST Forms have split spacers and the disc packs could be serviced or removed without moving the hubs about the shafts and devoid of moving the equipment. The SXCS Variety has the bolts that connect the hubs on the split spacer installed through the ends on the couplings. The SXCST possess the bolts set up from inside the spacer pointing outward in direction of the hubs.
Additional Types

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January 25, 2021

Our disc packs are manufactured employing higher grade stainless steel
(AISI-301), ensuring large power, substantial endurance to fatigue, and resistance to most environmental situations.
Disc couplings utilize unitized disc packs with each 6 or 8 bolt types. The 8 bolt design and style can transmit higher torque compared to the six bolt design, even so, it is not ready to accommodate as substantially angular misalignment.
Couplings can be fitted with overload bushings to protect the disc pack for the duration of momentary torsional overloads.
Couplings are offered in the assortment of configurations to fit most applications. Additionally, ?¡¥s engineering division can customize a coupling to meet lots of specific prerequisites such as close coupled, drop-out centers, electrically insulated, vertical mounting, and security couplings. A notable layout presented by could be the diminished minute (DI Kind) coupling that meets the anti-flail device demands mandated in API-610 while providing a reduced bodyweight and quick center of gravity to bearing distance.
The style and design and manufacture of disc couplings is integrated right into a certified Top quality Method in accordance to ISO-9001 to fulfill the large excellent requirements of buyers.
Strengths of your Disc Coupling
Eliminates the have to have for lubrication and coupling upkeep
Coupling is usually inspected without having disassembly
Condition of disc packs could be inspected which has a strobe light while the machine is running
Note: It can be not suggested that couplings be operated devoid of coupling guards.
Easy to assess equipment misalignment
Torsionally rigid with no any backlash
No wearing components
\Resistance to harsh environments
Long daily life when adequately sized and aligned
High power density (larger torque for a provided outside diameter)
Supports the API-610 Regular up to 3,800 RPM
Unitized disc packs guarantee repeatability vital for meeting the balance and piloting requirements as mandated by API-610
Accessible with Overload Bushings to safeguard the coupling from momentary torque overloads
Prevents the disc pack from currently being plastically deformed
Allows for shorter BSE (shaft separation) simply because bolts may be turned to encounter inward
Special orientation of bolts will allow the bolts to become tightened utilizing a torque wrench rather than nuts (Ordinary will be to tighten nuts with torque wrench)

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January 25, 2021

The next headings incorporate information and facts on essential aspects for assortment and appropriate use of gearbox.
For precise data within the gearbox selection,see the related chapters.
one.0 OUTPUT TORQUE
1.one Rated output torque
Mn2 [Nm]
The torque that can be transmitted constantly by the output shaft, with all the gear unit operated underneath a support aspect fs = one.
1.2 Needed torque
Mr2 [Nm]
The torque demand primarily based on application necessity. It is actually suggested to become equal to or much less than torque Mn2 the gearbox beneath examine is rated for.
1.3 Calculated torque
Mc2 [Nm]
Computational torque worth to be utilised when picking the gearbox.
It’s calculated looking at the required torque Mr2 and service component fs, as per the relationship right here soon after:Mc2 = Mr2 ?¡è fs ?¨¹ Mn2
two.0 Energy
two.one Rated input electrical power
Pn1 [kW]
The parameter is usually found during the gearbox rating charts and represents the KW that will be securely transmitted for the gearbox, based on input velocity n1 and support aspect fs= one.
two.2 Rated output energy
Pn2 [kW]
This worth is the electrical power transmitted at gearbox output. it might be calculated with the following formulas:
Pn2 = Pn1 ?¡è |?d
Pn2= Mn2*n2/9550
three.0 EFFICIENCY
Efficiency is actually a parameter which has a big influence on the sizing of selected applications, and in essence depends upon gear pair designelements. The mesh information table on page 9 demonstrates dynamic efficiency (n1=1400)and static efficiency values.
Keep in mind that these values are only achieved following the unit has been run in and it is in the operating temperature.
three.one Dynamic efficiency
[|?d]
The dynamic efficiency is the connection of power delivered at output shaft P2 to energy utilized at input shaft P1:
|?d =P2/P1
three.2 Static efficiency[|?s]
Efficiency obtained at start-up in the gearbox. Although this can be normally not major element for helical gears, it may be rather vital when choosing worm gearmotors operating underneath intermittent duty.
four.0 Service Issue
The support component (fs ) depends upon the operating situations the gearbox is subjected towards the parameters that must be taken into consideration to pick quite possibly the most satisfactory servies factor properly comprise:
one. type of load from the operated machine : A – B – C
2. length of day-to-day operating time: hours/day(?¡Â)
3. start-up frequency: starts/hour (*)
Sort of LOAD: A – uniform,fa?¨¹0.three
B – reasonable shocks, fa?¨¹3
C – heavy shocks, fa?¨¹10
fa=Je/Jm
–Je(kgm2) second with the external inertia decreased on the drive shaft
–Jm(kgm2) moment of inertia of motor
–If fa>10 please speak to our Technical Service
A -Screw feeders for light resources, fans, assembly lines, conveyor belts for light components, little mixers, lifts, cleansing machines, fillers, manage machines.
B -Winding units, woodworking machine feeders, items lifts, balancers,threading machines, medium mixers, conveyor belts for hefty elements,winches, sliding doors, fertilizer scrapers, packing machines, concrete mixers, crane mechanisms, milling cutters, folding machines, gear pumps.
C -Mixers for hefty products, shears, presses, centrifuges, rotating supports, winches and lifts for heavy components, grinding lathes, stone mills, bucket elevators, drilling machines, hammer mills, cam presses, folding machines, turntables, tumbling barrels, vibrators, shredders.