Flexible shaft couplings are designed to relieve the effects of mechanical power transmission shaft misalignment. Rigid shaft couplings are able to transmit higher torque than flexible shaft couplings, due to the cushioning effect of flexible coupling elements adsorbing some of the torque when using flexible shaft couplings.
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