Monthly Archives: August 2019

  • Rj Link Contract Machining

    Rj Link Contract Machining

    Posted on August 28, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link busy running parts through the Bourn & Koch 36-6 CNC Gear Shaper & the Hofler Helix 400 SK gear grinding machine. Learn more:  Manufacturing Capabilities    Engineering Capabilities

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  • Airport Snowblower

    Rj Link Gearbox in Airport Snow Blower – Snow Wolf SB-1050

    Posted on August 26, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

      Rj Link played a key role in the collaboration success of this high speed snow blower, Snow Wolf SB-1050, built by Airport Technologies Inc. Designed to clear 7,500 tons per hour at 25 mph, casting 85 feet. Two engine machine that dedicates 1,050 HP to the Blower Head alone     Learn more

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  • Bull wheel gears

    Bull Wheel Gears Before & After

    Posted on August 23, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Here’s a “before” and “after” look at some bull wheel gears that are getting ready for shipment.  The barstock weighed 500 lbs prior to machining, and are 398 lbs upon completion. The bull wheel gears will go into a power cable pulling machine.   Learn more about Rj Link’s Manufacturing Capabilities    

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  • Shaping gear on a Fellow Gear Shaper

    Output Gear on Shaper

    Posted on August 22, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Output gear on Rj Link’s Bourn & Koch remanufactured Fellows Gear Shaper.   Fanuc CNC control cutter head relieving 30-200 strokes per minutes.   36” dia, 6” max gear face, 3.5 DP   Learn more :  Manufacturing Capabilities  

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  • Custom gearbox for booster pump

    Rj Link Custom Gearboxes in Booster Pump Applications

    Posted on August 21, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    These Rj Link gearboxes are being used in Booster Pump applications, and are used to increase or decrease speed, pressure, flow, etc. When using booster pumps, the idea is to build enough pressure in the system, and to get to a certain PSI range to get the pump to actuate. These can be stationary or […]

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  • Custom Gearbox Solutions for Retrofitting Equipment

    Posted on August 20, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

     Retrofitting Equipment   Replacing older equipment can involve a high dollar investment, and that investment has been driving companies to look at retrofit options versus buying new. Rj Link Int. has been seeing increased activity in requests for custom gearbox solutions to retrofit existing equipment.   Customers are comparing the cost of purchasing new equipment versus […]

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  • PTO gearbox for rebuilt manure pump

    PTO Gearbox Solution for Manure Pump

    Posted on August 16, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link’s VP of Business Development, Terry McCormick, traveled out to rural Indiana this week to visit with Ben Pickens from Robeson Farm Services.  Ben had contacted Rj Link looking for a PTO gearbox to drive a manure pump that he was looking to rebuild.  Rj Link’s engineering team reviewed the requirements that were needed, […]

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  • Centrifugal pump

    Speed Reducer for Dredging Applications & More

    Posted on August 15, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Features:  Flexible mounting connections, SAE bell housing with clutch, rubber block drive or flange connections.   Typical Applications:  Dredging, Air Drilling Reciprocating & Piston Booster Compressor   Specifications:  Ratio:  1.26:1 to 2.96 to 1 Max HP:  600 Input Speed (rpm):  1,800 Overall Size:  25 x 30 x 38  

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  • Product Line Upgrades to Rj Link High Output Drive

    Posted on August 14, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link Int. recently upgraded their heavy duty output gearboxes. This was proposed to several customers that are in the recycling industry.   The purpose for these types of machines is to recycle, and turn disposable debris into useful compost,  i.e. bark, dirt, rocks, stumps, trash, etc.   There has been an increase in demand for a small package gearbox […]

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  • Custom Gearbox Design Process

    Posted on August 12, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

      Some of the unique features that are reviewed in the Rj Link process: Advanced design methodology for custom gearboxes Improved surface finish with formed tooth grinding & dressable wheels Material cleanliness Housing is designed for rotor stability and noise reduction Superior bearing design Customer interface with 3D design technology Gearing system is designed using FEA capabilities […]

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