Universal Joints 

Universal Joints

What are Universal Joints?

Universal Couplings, more commonly known as U Joints and sometimes referred to as Cardan Joints, comprise a rigid construction with a pair of hinges, allowing a pair of shafts to operate under angular misalignment.

Due to their design, angled Universal Couplings do not transmit rotary motion at a constant velocity. Even when an input speed is constant, output speed oscillates in a sinusoidal rhythm. Because of this, Universal Couplings are commonly found in pairs to reverse this effect.

U Joints By Size

We offer universal joints to suit your size requirements. We can supply standard, double jointed universal joints and extendable versions. Please send us an email with your bespoke product request. 



Bespoke Universal Joints Manufacture

High precision, bespoke manufacture of Universal Joints to customer specification. State of the art facilities specialising in both small batch prototyping and large scale manufacture.

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