Direct Coupled Drives, in lieu of v – belts, have proven to reduce electric bills by 5% by eliminating belt transmission losses. If utilizing a VFD, a Direct Drive system can easily be designed for immediate energy savings. Other systems can be reviewed for options without the use of a VFD as well. With these additional benefits that Direct Drive offers, it is a great way to save on money, energy and maintenance time:

>> Energy savings of 5% with no belt friction losses

>> High torque at low RPM for starting under load

>> Lessen blower failures

>> Lower maintenance by never having to retighten or replace belts again

>> Increase blower bearing life up to 3 times by elimination of lateral loading