- Jul 6, 2014
Continue reading...FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.—Neapco®, a U.S.-based manufacturer of original equipment (OE) and aftermarket driveline products and systems since 1921, recently launched the next generation of universal joints under the Neapco Performance Series brand. This innovative u-joint design offers up to a 33 percent increase in ultimate strength and lower friction than leading competitors. This new series u-joint also outperforms the competition by 30 percent in high-cycle fatigue tests, which can equate to longer life and superior durability in the most challenging environments.
Neapco Performance Series universal joints achieve this performance with an optimized thrust washer design to reduce resistance under load, a needle spacer for better stress distribution, grease that is superior to competitors in high temperature durability and water resistance, an improved “quad-lip” seal that eliminates the need for dust caps, and a trunnion with a larger diameter and smooth transitions for...