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  • Robust Gearbox for Test Stand Application

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

    Rj Link’s D333 gearbox was designed for a test stand application that tests crank shafts used in heavy-duty off-road specialty equipment.    The robust gearbox was designed to be mounted in a vertical position to account for space constraints with other existing equipment.   Specifications: Output: 450 HP @ 4500 RPM Input Speed:  4,500 RPM Max Ratio:  […]

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  • Speed Increasing Gearbox for Tractor PTO Application

    Posted on August 26, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link received a request for a speed increasing gearbox that would connect to a tractor’s 540 PTO.  The customer was wanting to drive an auxiliary hydraulic pump, and had contacted Rj Link after searching, and not coming up with the right solution.    Rj link’s engineering team worked with the customer and configured a […]

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  • Ground Gear

    Rj Link Provides Ground Gearing Components

    Posted on August 25, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Based on continuous improvements to our product line of gearboxes, Rj Link Int. is proactive in reducing any noise and vibration issues. This is allowing us to achieve increased rpm and higher hp.  Our gearing ranges speeds up to 10,000 rpm, 500 hp input, and we have in-house sizing capability to cut and grind up […]

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  • D244 Gearbox

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

    Rj Link’s D244 gearbox can be used as a speed decreaser or increaser. Rj Link’s modular designs allow for various configurations, all depending on what you need for your applications. 

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  • Reversing Modular Gearbox

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

    Specifications: Ratios in reduction or increase from 1.02:1 to 2.96:1 Anti-Engine Rotation 25” Center Distance Variety of PTO Input and Output Shaft Configurations   Design Features: Cast aluminum housing Helical ground gears Tapered roller bearings Modular Mounting   Rj Link International Inc is the go-to solution provider for custom gearboxes. With an innovative team of […]

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  • Custom gearbox ideal for driving traction systems

    Crossed Axis Pancake Style Gearbox

    Posted on August 20, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    A customer came to Rj Link requesting a single input, dual output custom gearbox solution for a PTO hay baler application. The gearbox had specific requirements, and would need to be mounted in the unit on a 10-12 degree incline.   Considerations: Certain package size Certain configuration Certain type of housing Weight requirement   Solution:  […]

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  • Pump Drive Speed Increaser

    4 Pad Pump Drive Speed Increaser

    Posted on August 19, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link  received a request from a company that was in need of a hydraulic pump mount pad to drive four pumps off of the back of a main engine.  Rj Link ‘s Engineering team offered the D362X117001 4 pad pump drive speed increaser as a solution for this application.   Gearbox Data: Input power 800 […]

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  • Rj Link Gearbox Enhances Dredging System

    Posted on August 18, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Carolina Sand, Inc. is a dredging company that is based out of Lenoir, NC.   The owner, Wayne Cassavaugh, is a self-taught engineer who was one of those kids that was mechanically inclined from a very young age. Not only did Wayne help his brother fix a car when they were in elementary school, he was also in […]

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  • Agricultural PTO Gearboxes

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

    Spring and Fall are one of the busiest times of the year for companies and individuals that provide custom manure pumping services.  There used to be a 6-7 week window in the spring, and 2 1/2 months in the fall to travel around and apply manure. Due to weather conditions the last two years, those […]

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  • Gearbox in Test Stand for Aircraft Ground Support Equipment

    Posted on August 14, 2020 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link’s engineering team designed a gearbox to be used in a heavy-duty foot mounted test stand. The test stand will be used for industrial type transmission testing on ground support equipment for aircraft fueling.   The customer needed to do endurance testing to determine the sheer breakage of the drivelines. The base plate needed […]

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