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MPTA C2c – Elastomeric Coupling Alignment Primer (MPTA-C2c-2002 R2015)

This primer is intended for individual who need to understand the necessity for shaft alignment with elastomeric couplings, types of alignment, factors that affect alignment, and the basic practices to achieve acceptable alignment of the connected equipment.

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An Image of the MPTA Primer C4- Elastomeric Coupling Primer

MPTA C4 – Elastomeric Coupling Primer (MPTA-C4-2014)

This publication is an introduction into the primary features of elastomeric couplings and provides a brief overview of those features so the reader may understand the differences between elastomeric coupling alternatives.

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An image of the MPTA Primer C5c- Common Causes of Jaw Coupling Failures

MPTA C5c – Common Causes of Jaw Coupling Failures (MPTA-C5c-2010 R2015)

This guideline is intended to provide users with a general overview of the most common causes of failure with elastomeric Jaw and Curve jaw couplings and their causes

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An image of the MPTA Primer C6m- FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON METRIC BORES AND KEYWAYS IN COUPLINGS

MPTA C6m – Frequently Asked Questions On Metric Bores and Keyways in Couplings (MPTA-C6m-2014)

This primer is intended for individuals who need additional information on the fundamentals of the metric bore and keyway system. It presents answers to common questions related to a coupling’s bore and keyway.

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