Monthly Archives: April 2020

  • Front Line Heroes

    Posted on April 30, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    While the COVID-19 pandemic has upended life for nearly everyone, first responders, healthcare workers, and other essential workers have had to face more risks than most.  One of those front line heroes is Rachel Hensley, who is the daughter of Rj Link Int. owners.    Rachel Hensley, MSN, RN, OCN, CNL, associate manager of patient […]

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  • Gearbox assembly

    Gearbox Assembly

    Posted on April 29, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link’s team has been hard at work assembling gearboxes.  Rj Link, a solution provider in the Global Power Transmission Market for design, manufacture & assembly of custom gearboxes, provides customers with: Custom designed, manufactured, assembled and tested gearboxes, including speed reducers and increasers, transfer cases, planetary, right angle drives, custom pump drives and other […]

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  • American Made Products

    Posted on April 28, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link International, Inc. has seen increased inquiries from companies looking to move towards American made products.  The activity is the result of companies having difficulty dealing with suppliers around the globe, and with the COVID-19 Pandemic, it has become even more difficult.   In some recent conversations with companies, not only has there been […]

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  • Prototype Development & Precision Machining Capabilities

    Posted on April 27, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link’s manufacturing capabilities range from single piece prototype development to volume precision machining.   We manufacture components and assemblies from a variety of raw materials including bar stock, plate stock, forgings and castings.  We work with a variety of customer supplied materials including proprietary castings, specialty tubing and unique forgings. We can also provide additional […]

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  • Considerations with Gearing Components

    Posted on April 24, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    In addition to providing custom designed, manufactured, assembled and tested gearboxes, Rj Link’s specialty also includes a comprehensive mix of precision machining and gear hobbing, shaping and grinding capabilities.   When requests come in for gearing components, understanding the application helps the Rj Link team to define what type of gearing will be needed.   Considerations: […]

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  • Gearboxes for Test Stand Applications – Endurance Testing

    Posted on April 23, 2020 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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  • Speed Increasers & Reducers for AG Equipment

    Posted on April 22, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

      Rj Link receives many requests for speed increasers and reducers for agricultural PTO applications. A recent request consisted of a customer wanting to run a pump off a tractor, while driving a generator off the back side of a gearbox.   Considerations: Space constraints Ratio desired: 1:2 Tractor needed to maintain same speed   […]

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  • Still Supporting Customers

    Posted on April 21, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link International, Inc. continues to support customers in numerous essential markets through these unprecedented times.  Internal measures have been implemented to protect the health of all employees while continuing to support customers with the service and product quality that is expected.   As the Rj Link team continues to work on new development projects, […]

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  • Gearbox Power Transmission Market

    Rj Link Gearboxes Standing Out in Power Transmission Market

    Posted on April 17, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    “A solution provider in the Global Power Transmission Market for design, manufacture & assembly of custom gearboxes.” Rj Link International provides customers with complete solutions for innovative and flexible design approaches, including interfacing lube systems, heat exchangers & clutches into gearbox systems.  The Rj Link team of engineers has over 75 years of experience in the […]

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  • Demand for Heavy Duty Gearbox Designs

    Posted on April 16, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link receives numerous inquiries from companies that are looking for a rugged, heavy duty gearbox design with tight space requirements. Rj Link’s D290, D244 and D254 series of gearboxes, which are being used in a multitude of applications, have been a great fit for these types of inquiries.   What makes this series of […]

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