Monthly Archives: September 2019

  • Internal components of a gearbox

    Strength of Our Gearing

    Posted on September 30, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    There are many factors involved when designing the strength of a gear and durability of a gearbox.  There are space limitations, as well as some other considerations as shown below:    Material Pitch/Form Number of teeth Velocity Accuracy Motion Backlash   Material What works best in the application’s industry is a basis in the material selection process.  It […]

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  • Gearboxes for Test Stand Applications – Endurance Testing

    Posted on September 27, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link Int. has been working on several projects for test stand applications. When looking at these types of applications, there is usually a high torque and a high reliability requirement. Rotation tends to be one way, and on the opposite side another way.   Endurance testing for the life of the test parts is what’s […]

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  • Value Added Products & Services

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

    A customer came to Rj Link Int. with a gearbox, brake clutch package that needed repair or replacement. The Rj Link team went through and did a cost analysis to determine the extent of repair necessary. The team also compared the cost of the repair versus replacement costs to give the customer another option.   After customer […]

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  • Large Industrial Speed Reducer

    Posted on September 19, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

     Rj Link’s D244 Speed Reducer that has been used in the Oil & Gas industry, as well as other markets. Learn More  

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  • Custom Transfer Case for Railcar Application

    Posted on September 18, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    As any operator in the railcar industry will say, traction effort is the key to success for railcar alignment prior to transport. This is why the engineers at Rj Link designed the D181 gearbox using a heavy-duty high torque design. This includes a course type, and carburized high strength gearing system. In this application the […]

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  • Gearbox Solutions Requiring High Output with Minimal Space

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

      Companies needing small package gear drives with high output continue to reach out to Rj Link Int.  These types of systems have involved the application/design of several Right-Angle, Variable-Angle and Planetary systems.  Starting with the driver (input side) providing a variable speed, torque and transferring to the output side producing an increase/decrease in speed, torque.   […]

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  • D190 Gearbox Driving Your Water Pump!

    Posted on September 13, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    With all the various natural disasters that occur, there is a need now more than ever, for high end water pumping systems to assist in the recovery relief. Sometimes, those systems need more horse power and speed than the average engine / water pump system can provide. When you need a compact gearbox to act […]

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  • Creep Drive Gearbox Design

    Creep Drive Design

    Posted on September 11, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

      This Rj Link gearbox design is being used for Creep Drive in conjunction with regular operation drive applications. In this design we used universal mounting tabs allowing the gearbox to be installed in various orientations.  All the customer needs to do is get it in the main-drive line, somewhat close to the transmission. How […]

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  • Rj Link & Husqvarna Working in Tandem Creating Leading Flat Saw

    Posted on September 9, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Husqvarna Construction Products is a world leader in equipment and diamond tools for the construction and stone industries.  Husqvarna’s flat saws are one of the market leaders and are known for their power, ergonomics, torque, maneuverability and reliability. Rj Link International has worked in tandem with Husqvarna since 1995 as a gearbox solution provider to […]

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  • Custom Gearbox for Agricultural Applications

    Posted on September 5, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Features:  Various input and output shaft configurations, tapered shaft and agricultural PTO connections, SAE bell housings with clutch, rubber block drive or flange connections.   Typical Applications:  Farm Waste Pumping, Feed Lot Grain Handling System, Leaf Vac System.   Specifications:  Ratio:  1:1 to 2:1      1:1 to 1:2 Max HP:  300 Input Speed (rpm):  1,000-2,100 Overall […]

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