Ameridrives Power Transmission Products
Universal joints have several unique features that make them ideal for a variety of applications. Most significant is the ability of the universal joint to operate at high misalignment angles. Operating angles up to 15 degrees are not uncommon. Another feature of the universal joint is the bearing and seal design that resists lubrication loss and contamination. This makes Ameridrives Universal Joints suitable for applications where severe atmospheric conditions would put other couplings at a distinct disadvantage. Ameridrives Universal Joint yokes are precisely engineered using the latest design technologies. Ameridrives 2000 and 3000 series are manufactured as a one-piece, closed bearing eye design, assuring the highest degree of strength and minimum distortion under load.
In choosing universal joints for any industrial application, bear in mind this fact: