About Universal Joints
Universal joints (AKA Cardan joint, u-joint or Hooke’s joint) are a type of coupling that connects rods that are not designed to be in direct alignment and are at inclined angles relative to each other, such as shafts that transmit rotary motion. They are one of many types of couplings used to connect moving parts, such as motion control couplings and and tire couplings. Products vary by bore size and other dimensions. Top manufacturers include Oetiker, Lovejoy, Belden and others.
Frequently Asked Questions
What Brands of Universal Joints does Zoro Carry?
We carry many of the top brands and manufacturers including MEVOTECH, BELDEN, GEARWRENCH, and many more.
What Type for Universal Joints are available?
At Zoro we carry a wide assortment including some of the most common Type choices such as Double, Friction Bearing, Single, Friction Bearing, and Single, Friciton Bearing.
What are some popular options available within Universal Joints?
Within our Universal Joints collection, Universal Joint, UNIVERSAL JOINT, and Universal Joint Boot options are some of the most popular items we sell.
Which features are most common for Universal Joints?
Some common characteristics of Universal Joints are the Type, Outside Dia, and Standard Bore.