Ever-power Fluid couplings are fixed fill mechanical soft start gadgets which utilize hydrokinetic energy to transmit torque through a system of impellers. The input impeller functions related to a centrifugal pump and hydraulic turbine. When the input drive moves, it transmits kinetic energy to the essential oil which is distributed in the casing and transmits torque by engaging the outer impeller. The Dodge Liquid coupling allows the driver to start under “no load”, producing a smooth start up and reduction of amp attract from the electric motor. Since there is no physical connection within the housing, the Dodge Liquid coupling offers built-in overload security and inherent torsional vibration absorption. Additionally, load balancing can be done with the utilization of asynchronous motors, instead of custom motors, since the Fluid couplings automatically adjust to load speed.
Styles available utilizing couplings (Para-Flex and DGF Gear) or V-Belt drives
Accommodates up to 4.75 inch shafts and 1400 horsepower applications
Smooth, controlled acceleration with customizable startup torques
Motor starts under no load, permitting the use of standard NEMA style B motors and potentially decreasing motor horsepower requirement
No physical connection is present, enabling protection under overload conditions
Paper & Forest
Conveyors (Bulk Materials Handling)
Any application requiring overload protection
Any application with a high-inertia startup
The specified working conditions of a Ever-power coupling can be monitored by a noncontact and maintenance-free Electronic Operating Control (EOC) system. A thermal operation device and fusible safety plugs in the coupling casing provide additional protection against overheating and overload pressure.
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Mining and Cement: conveyor belts, apron conveyors, bucket elevators, tube mills, rotary kilns, bunker dischargers, vertical mills, bucket excavators, crushers, roller presses, separators
Coal and oil: pumps, fans, compressors, air condensers
Power Generation: air flow condensers, generators, fluid coupling cooling towers
Chemical substances and Pharmaceuticals: driers, lauter tuns, pumps and compressors, mixers, cooling towers, agitators, reactors
Pulp and Paper: woodgrinders, waste materials paper, wet section, dry section, wastewater purification plants
Water and Wastewater: aerators, water screw pumps
Meals and Beverage: lauter tuns, reactors, agitators, mixers
Sugar: generators, extraction vegetation, glucose cane mills, beet washers
Passenger Transport: cable cars
Other areas of application: crushers for wood, metals, stones