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What is fluid coupling and advantage of fluid coupling

What is fluid coupling? Fluid coupling A fluid coupling or hydraulic coupling is a hydrodynamic or hydrokinetic equipment that can transmit power and torque with the help of liquid (hydraulic oil). It belongs to the category of flexible coupling power transmission. This a based on hydrodynamic torque transmission device. Fluid coupling is the assembly of …

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What is flexible coupling and An overview of flexible coupling

What is flexible coupling Flexible coupling Flexible coupling is a type of coupling which is use for transmit torque, power and connect two different rotating machine shafts. Which are compensated for end movement of the shaft and rotate at the same speed. It will also compensate little amount of misalignment (Angular and parallel) between both machine …

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Basics of reciprocating pump

Reciprocating pump Reciprocating pump is a mechanical device which is used to discharge or transfer liquid from one source to another source with high pressure and fixed volume approx. It is a type of positive displacement pump. Reciprocating pump converts mechanical energy into hydraulic energy by sucking the fluid from the sump into the piston …

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What is LOTO

LOTO (Lockout-Tagout) Lockout-Tagout system is mostly use in industries for safety of work men. In the LOTO system each department have self-color lock to isolate electrical system of equipment. Sometime LOTO are used for inlet and outlet pipe line’s valve isolation.  Every year globally many incidents are caused by improper control of hazardous energy and …

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Rolling contact bearing part 2

Rolling contact bearing Learning Objectives of this chapter Explained the different combinations of bearing Decrease internal clearance and pre-load of bearing Learn about bearing codes Interview questions on bearing Combination of bearing use in equipment Three types of combination of bearings mentioned below O type of arrangement (DB) back to back X type of arrangement …

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Basics of bearing

Bearing The term bearing comes from the bear, a bearing is a component that supports load while permitting relative motion between two parts of the machine. Bearing is an important part of a machine which carries load, reduces friction and gives a smooth operation. The selection of bearings is based on the requirement of the …

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