Monthly Archives: July 2018

  • Retrofit Gearboxes with Improved Performance Characteristics

    Posted on July 24, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link Int. has been seeing increased requests for retrofit units as more companies are looking for service components when designs are no longer available.  Some issues that might need to be addressed are leak and/or vibration issues, or there could be a need to increase speed and/or torque.  The footprint is important, as the input and output will still have to […]

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  • Gearbox Lubricant Considersations

    Posted on July 20, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link follows AGMA standards as a fundamental basis for recommending lubricant for gearboxes. Based on the experience of Rj Link’s engineering team, slight deviations might be made.  Prior to making a recommendation, the team will look to see if the oil has a good enough viscosity against contaminates, and will also confirm if the oil can handle […]

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  • Gravity Lubricating Process in Rj Link Gearboxes

    Posted on July 2, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

      Rj Link gearboxes have a “Gravity Lubricating Process”, which means customers get a gearbox that runs smooth, and has an extended life.  Once the Gear-housing is filled with the recommended oil, and the unit is operating:  The lowest gear dips into the bath of oil lubricating the teeth.  Then with splashing action, and meshing of the Gear-teeth, oil is delivered into […]

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