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We officially launched our new site on March 8, 2015.  There are many new features and we trust you’ll like the new site once you have a chance to explore all it can offer you.

While we hope our old sites served you well, unfortunately they are showing their age and we will be retiring them soon.  However, if you’re in a super big hurry and don’t have time to learn the new site, you can get to the old sites below for a limited time.

Old Sites
 www.baldor.com www.dodgept.com
 www.reliance.com www.dodge-reliance.com


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With a large installed base and over 50 years of proven performance, Dodge Para-Flex couplings have earned their “Problem Solver” reputation by providing reliable solutions in a wide range of industries and applications.  The Para-Flex element’s superior construction provides industry leading angular, parallel, and axial misalignment capabilities.  The flexible design of the Dodge Para-Flex element offers torsional softness that is instrumental in protecting connected equipment by damping vibrations and absorbing shock loads.  Available in a wide range of configurations and backed by an industry leading 5-year warranty, Para-Flex couplings will perform in the most difficult applications, while protecting installed equipment and increasing productivity.


  • Maximum Bore: 11 inches [285 mm]
  • Maximum Torque: 453,000 in-lbs [51,180 Nm]
  • Types and sizes available:
    • TL – cast iron flanges utilizing standard Taper-Lock bushings, allowing for easy installation and removal
      • Sizes: PX40TL – PX320TL
    • QD – cast iron flanges utilizing standard QD bushings, allowing for easy installation and removal
      • Sizes: PX50QD – PX200QD
    • FBX – finished bore flanges made of high-strength ductile iron and bored to size off the shelf, featuring a 65° setscrew angle for superior holding power and quick, easy installation
      • 9 Sizes: PX40FBX – PX120FBX
    • BBS – offering the largest bore capacities of all Para-Flex products, these steel flanges are the perfect choice for high shock load and vibration applications
      • 13 Sizes: PX60BBS – PX320BBS
    • PS – spacer couplings that satisfy a wide range of shaft spacing distances, and feature factory assembled drop-out center assemblies for easy equipment maintenance
      • 12 Sizes: PS40 – PS200
    • High-Speed, Flywheel, Floating Shaft, and Mill Motor designs
  • Industry leading misalignment capabilities
  • “Problem Solver” element protects connected equipment by absorbing shock and damping vibration
  • Industry-leading 5-year limited warranty
  • No maintenance – non-lubricated design assures trouble-free operation
  • Third Party ATEX certification standard

common applications

  • Pumping
  • Compressors
  • Air Handling
  • Conveyors