GROOVED FLEXIBLE COUPLINGS PRODUCTS SERISE
STAINLESS STEEL GROOVED FLEXIBLE COUPLINGS SPECIFICATION
Housing : Stainless steel 304(CF8) or 316L(CF3M)
Rubber Gasket : Standard gasket is EPDM(Ethylene-Propylene-Diene Monomer), the range of working temperature is -50ºC-150ºC,using for cold water,hot water and rare alkaline chemical products.
Bolt&Nuts : Stainless steel bolts&nuts according to international standard models of carriage bolts and flange nuts.Nut is SS304 material.
According to ASTM A743 standard for housing material
–Type 304 to ASTM A743 CF8(304)
–Type 316L to ASTM A743 CF3M(316L)
Size range : 1″to 8″(DN25 to DN200),cutting groove only.
Rated working pressure
–Low pressure flexible coupling 300psi;
–Medium pressure flexible coupling 600psi;
–High pressure flexible coupling 1000/1200psi;
–Super High pressure flexible coupling 1500psi.
LOW PRESSURE STAINLESS STEEL FLEXIBLE GROOVED COUPLING(300psi)
Stainless steel is used as raw material with good corrosion resistance. And there is the natures which is high strength, good toughness and good mechanical properties. According to the precision casting process, the precision of the clamping size is guaranteed.The material has tensile strength which is not less than 600 MPA and the extension is not less than 15%. withstands high pressure and high impact of pipeline by several disadvantage factors.
The gasket seal with special C-shaped design, that is perfect matching with pipeline dimension in order to achieve working pressure.The gasket is tightener while further pressed in order to achieve sealing efficiency.when the Meanwhile, the imported raw material will also be guaranteed the mechanical properties.
Scope of application
ZheJiang Morui Environment&Technology Co., Ltd. (refer to ZheJiang MR), is professional company which is committed to become processing manufacturer of pipeline system solutions. Located in the ZheJiang High-tech Zone as headquarter. There are several branches in ZheJiang , ZheJiang and ZheJiang provinces.
We are not only processing manufacturer, but also it has the own sales and service network. We are able to grasp accurately the clients’ “pain points” that the clients faced. And provide the proper solutions immediately. Because we have the excellent team who are focusing on follow-up service.
The ZheJiang MR company’s products have been widely used in the field of MF, UF and RO system, sewage water system, water supply and drainage, high-pressure desalination system, such as garbage infiltration liquid, electronic, chemical industry, air-conditioning and so on. Our products are compliance with international first-class standard(GB, ASTM, DIN and JIS). Meanwhile providing the professional before-sale and after-sale service to our clients.
Temperature and Pressure Limits of Stainless Steel Couplings
The temperature and pressure limits of stainless steel couplings can vary depending on the specific design, size, and material of the coupling. In general, stainless steel couplings are known for their excellent temperature and pressure resistance, making them suitable for a wide range of applications, including high-temperature and high-pressure environments.
Stainless steel couplings can typically handle a wide temperature range, from as low as -100°C (-148°F) to as high as 800°C (1472°F) or even higher for specialized high-temperature applications. However, the exact temperature limits depend on factors such as the grade of stainless steel used, the presence of any seals or elastomeric components, and the intended application. Some stainless steel couplings are specifically designed for extreme temperatures in industries like aerospace, oil and gas, and chemical processing.
Stainless steel couplings are known for their excellent strength and resistance to pressure. They can handle pressures ranging from a few hundred PSI (pounds per square inch) to several thousand PSI, depending on the coupling’s size and design. High-pressure stainless steel couplings are commonly used in hydraulic systems, oil and gas pipelines, and heavy machinery applications where reliable sealing and pressure containment are critical.
It is important to consult the manufacturer’s specifications and technical data to determine the exact temperature and pressure limits of a specific stainless steel coupling model. Using the coupling within the specified limits ensures optimal performance and avoids potential failure or damage.
Reducing Vibrations and Noise in Mechanical Systems with Stainless Steel Couplings
Stainless steel couplings play a crucial role in reducing vibrations and noise in mechanical systems through the following mechanisms:
- Damping Properties: Stainless steel couplings often have inherent damping properties due to the elasticity of the material. When subjected to vibrations, the stainless steel absorbs and dissipates some of the vibrational energy, reducing the amplitude and impact of vibrations throughout the system.
- Flexibility: Stainless steel couplings are available in various designs, including flexible variants. The flexibility allows the coupling to accommodate slight misalignments between the shafts, which helps prevent the transmission of vibrations caused by misalignment to other system components.
- Resonance Avoidance: Resonance occurs when the natural frequency of a system matches the excitation frequency, leading to excessive vibrations. Stainless steel couplings with their inherent damping properties can help avoid resonance by absorbing and dissipating vibrational energy before it can build up and cause resonance.
- Isolation of Vibrations: Stainless steel couplings act as a mechanical buffer between connected shafts. They can isolate vibrations generated by one component from propagating to other parts of the system. This isolation prevents vibrations from affecting adjacent machinery or components, reducing the overall noise and vibration levels.
- Vibration Absorption: In systems where vibrations are prevalent, such as rotating machinery, the stainless steel coupling absorbs and dissipates some of the kinetic energy generated by the moving parts. This energy absorption helps prevent excessive vibrations from reaching critical levels, thus reducing noise and potential damage.
- Precision Manufacturing: High-quality stainless steel couplings are precisely engineered and manufactured, ensuring minimal runout and wobble during operation. Precise machining and balancing reduce dynamic forces that can contribute to vibrations and noise.
By effectively reducing vibrations and noise, stainless steel couplings contribute to smoother and quieter operation, extending the lifespan of mechanical components and improving overall system efficiency.
Corrosion Resistance of Stainless Steel Couplings in Harsh Environments
Yes, stainless steel couplings are highly resistant to corrosion and rust in harsh environments. This exceptional corrosion resistance is a result of the specific composition of stainless steel, which includes chromium as a major alloying element.
Chromium forms a protective layer of chromium oxide on the surface of the stainless steel, which acts as a barrier against oxygen and other corrosive elements. This passive layer prevents the metal beneath from coming into direct contact with the surrounding environment, effectively shielding the coupling from corrosion and rust.
In harsh environments where the coupling is exposed to moisture, chemicals, high temperatures, or saltwater, the corrosion-resistant properties of stainless steel ensure that the coupling remains unaffected by the corrosive agents. This makes stainless steel couplings suitable for applications in marine environments, chemical processing plants, wastewater treatment facilities, and other settings where conventional materials may succumb to corrosion over time.
Stainless steel couplings can also withstand frequent washdowns and cleaning processes without deteriorating, making them an excellent choice for industries with strict hygiene requirements, such as food and pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Overall, the ability of stainless steel couplings to resist corrosion and rust in harsh environments enhances their longevity and ensures reliable performance, making them a preferred choice for critical industrial applications.
editor by CX 2023-09-27