Drivetrain Protection Through Coupling Design
This paper is designed to explain types of coupling advanced features and modifications used in turbomachinery, where drivetrain protection is desired. The subject includes a review of flexible coupling types, their characteristics, a detailed outline of their failure modes and two application examples.
Doidge, Oliver (2018). Drivetrain Protection Through Coupling Design. Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station. Available electronically from