Constant Velocity Joints
Constant Velocity Joints
NTN started production of constant velocity joints (CVJs) in Japan in 1963. In 2007, the number of CVJs produced on a cumulative basis surpassed 400 million units. Following aggressive expansion of production worldwide in the 1990s, we now have a strong base of operations to respond to the global sourcing needs of the automotive industry. These operations are supported by a trilateral development system covering the three key regions of the Americas, Japan and Europe. A production and sales system encompassing these three regions has expanded to include China and other parts of Asia.
WE MANUFACTURE WHERE WE SELL
Since 1991, NTN has been producing American-made CVJs at our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Columbus, Indiana. This plant has been recognized for environmental stewardship by the government of Indiana and is a zero-landfill operation. We’ve continued to expand our global presence with more than 18 CVJ plants around the world.
TECHNOLOGY FOR ECOLOGY
When it comes to manufacturing CVJs for automotive use, performance demands are depend on the type of joint and the location in which they will be used. So, at NTN, we develop special, environmentally conscious, lead-free grease for each type of CVJ and each differing application, so that each one of our joints can operate at its highest level.
Furthermore, as a pioneer in constant velocity joints, we’ve held ourselves to high environmental standards. NTN has answered the demand for lighter, more compact, and higher performance products to reduce fuel consumption. We’ve also provided environmentally considerate products that strictly adhere to both domestic and international environmental standards.
- 1” Thermoplastic 3-Bolt Flange Bracket Unit SUCTFB205-16 WHT
- 3” Pillow Block Bearings UCP215-48
- 3” Pillow Block Bearings HCP215-48
- NACHI IPH-23B-8-16-11 IPH Series Double IP Pump
- Rexroth Variable Plug-In Motor A6VE160HA1/63W-VZL380A-S
- 1 3/4” 4-Bolt Flange Bearing UCF209-28
- 1 3/8” Thermoplastic 2-Bolt Flange SUCTFL207-22 WHT
- 1 3/16” Stainless Steel 3-Bolt Flanges SUCSFB206-19
- 1-3/4” Pillow Block Bearings UCP209-28
- 1 9/16” Thermoplastic 4-Bolt Flange SUCTF208-25 WHT
Oil impregnated bearings
- 3/4” Tapped Base Pillow Block SUCSTB204-12
- Yuken PV2R34-116-237-FRAA Vane Pump
- 1 3/8” Hanger Bearing Unit UCHA207-22
- 1-1/2” Pillow Block Bearing W/ Lock Collar HCAK208-24
- 1-3/16” 4-Bolt Stainless Steel Bearing SUCNF206-19
- Rexroth SL20GB3-4X/12 Check Valve
- 1 3/16” 4-Bolt Flange Bearing UCNF206-19
- AB180-010-S2-P2 Gear Reducer
- Donaldson Filter Element P122510
- AH1470-A2 Hydraulic Oil Air Coolers