Author Archives: Ann McGirk

  • Supporting future engineers

    Supporting Future Engineers in the Community

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

    Rj Link continues to support future engineers in the community. Learn more

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  • Right Angle Speed Reducer for Snow Blower Application

    Posted on December 4, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

      This right angle speed reducer was designed and built for a snowblower application.  Some of the features include precision ground gears, and a ductile iron housing.  This gearbox is optimized for long life in a rugged application, and ongoing research and development have continuously improved this overall design.   Specifications:  Ratios:  2 : 1 […]

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  • Gearboxes in Compressor/Booster Pump Packages

    Posted on December 3, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link Int. continues to see increased inquiries from people in the well service market, with many of them involving the need to go into 1,000 ft. wells.   They are basically pumping nitrogen, water, or slurry into the well to get the oil out.  These are low volume wells that produce approximately 50-125 barrels per day.   Some of […]

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  • Internal Gear Shaping

    Ring Gear on a Fellows Gear Shaper

    Posted on December 2, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Another Ring Gear on the Bourn & Koch remanufactured Fellows Gear Shaper. Fanuc CNC control cutter head relieving 30-200 strokes per minutes.

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  • Rj Link Specialty Gearboxes

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

      Rj Link Specialty Gearboxes are manufactured for specific applications in conjunction with customer specifications. Rj Link’s expertise is a critical component to each application. It enables the customers to focus on core competencies and rely on Rj Link’s engineering and manufacturing expertise. Duty cycles, life expectancy and end use are key factors in the design and manufacturing of Specialty Gearboxes. Features […]

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  • Gearbox Solution for Dredging Application

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

    A customer came to Rj Link needing a solution to an existing gearbox that would be more flexible, controllable, and robust to meet the vigorous requirements of their dredging application that was being used for river, pond, and coastal area projects. The lack of flexibility in the existing gearbox hampered the company’s ability to serve their customer, and […]

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  • Rj Link Custom Built Speed Increasers

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

    Rj Link Speed Increasers are manufactured in numerous sizes for a variety of products and markets. These custom built gearboxes are designed and built to accommodate high RPM specific components. All are designed with tapered roller bearings and helical gears. Many incorporate customer specific shafts and connections.   Standard features include: Aluminum and Ductile Iron […]

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  • Custom Gearbox General Product Outline

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

    When Rj Link receives requests for custom gearboxes, the engineering team starts off by looking at past products and designs that have been offered.  Gearbox requests might include a clutch, pump, heat exchanger, and/or certain shaft configurations on the input or output side.  Below are some questions that need to be answered to give the engineering […]

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  • Airport Snowblower

    Powerful Airport Snow Blower’s Casting Distance

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

     Rj Link gearbox in the fastest, most powerful snow blower in the industry, the Snow Wolf SB-1050. Check out the Snow Wolf’s casting distance vs the competition! 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   To […]

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  • Custom Gearbox Reduction Unit

    Posted on November 8, 2019 by Ann McGirk in news.

    This Rj Link gearbox/clutch assembly is used in an Airport Snowblower application.  The gearbox is custom designed to integrate with a hydraulic clutch.  Precision ground gears provide increased capacity to meet unique operating conditions and a rigorous duty cycle.   Specifications: Ratios:  7.14:1 Horsepower: 1,050 HP Center distance:  34.5 Overall Size:  65″H x 31″W x […]

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