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What is the purpose of the steel plate in this coupler?

I've found a shaft coupler that has a steel plate in between, but it's not clear what its function is: If it is to add strength to the coupler, isn't the coupler as strong as the weakest link, i.e. ...
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How to connect a motor shaft to a plate

I'm trying to drive an aluminium plate using a motor via a 20mm-wide 2mm-thick stainless steel tube. The tube is driven by a 6mm motor shaft via a pulley and the torque will be around 5Nm at most. Is ...
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Axis connection types

Complete hobbyist here. I have two questions I have a problem figuring out. I have hard time finding information about axis and types of connections they have. For example take this worm gear reducer: ...
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How does a flexible CNC coupler work?

I'm talking about this one. On what principle does it work? The only thing i can think of is that you press the shaft with the screws and then it works based on friction but I have no idea if it is ...
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Motor shaft mounting with clamps and bushings

If I'm in the wrong section of stack exchange, please help me go to the right place. I am trying to find out if this combination of motor shaft and clamps will work out. I found these clamps/...
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I've never seen this type of flexible coupling, can someone tell me what it's called?

Putting together a project, I've found this clutch but I've never seen this type before. It has a sort of flexible plate connecting the two parts, attached to both in two places corresponding to where ...
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I need help identifying a special kind of coupling

I found this switchable coupling in Rollof/Matek machine elements, i have never seen this kind of coupling before. According to the dutch edition its name is: Tweevlakskoppeling Which literally ...
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Coupling of load cell with a plunger

We are using a load cell as shown below, the data sheet for which can be found on this link. The load cell needs to coupled with a plunger as shown below. The plunger is supposed to measure the ...