CENTAFLEX-DS DUAL STAGE COUPLING
The CENTAFLEX-DS is a dual-stage coupling with progressive characteristic, designed for smooth drive operation and highly reliable load transmission.
It combines the good damping characteristics of a torsionally flexible roller coupling under partial load, with the robustness of a claw-type coupling under full load, with a compact and economic design for smooth operation at low idling speeds. This makes if perfect for applications with high degrees of idling and is effectively ventilated with high allowable power loss.
It is blind assembled for minimum mounting effort and is delivered with fail-safe device and flywheel connections acc. to SAE. The CF-DS is also available for non-standard flywheels.
Ship propulsion main drives:
Between diesel engine and flange mounted gear; between diesel engine and independently mounted gear
Auxiliary drives for high idling speeds: clutches, fire extinguishing pumps, etc.
Torque range: 0.15 to 1.75 kNm
Elastic material: NBR /NR
Temperature range: -25° to +80°C