Since 1947 Gelenkwellenwerk Stadtilm GmbH – GEWES has been producing universal joint assemblies to a high quality standard and with a large vertical range of products specifically aimed at meeting the requirements of their customers.
High Performance – Torques up to 600 kNm
GEWES low-maintenance universal joint shafts reliably transmit torques of up to 600,000 Nm in numerous industrial applications. Their cardan shafts, with swing diameters ranging from 90 to 435 mm transmit mechanical drive power in industrial applications, such as steel and paper factories. GEWES also makes universal joints for use in crane systems, materials handling, pump stations, railway and marine applications, and of course, in the automotive and agricultural machinery industry. Wherever torques with an angular offset pose a challenge, GEWES u-joint shafts are an optimal solution for your powertrain.
Know-How – Tradition and Innovation
GEWES makes use of the extensive experience of a traditional company to develop, produce and test their drive shafts, using 100% German engineering skills and manufacturing facilities that are among the most modern worldwide.
Long service life and great strength characterize the high quality of their products. This has permitted GEWES to achieve market leadership in the marine sector when it comes to power trains up to 5,000 kW.
Excellent Manufacturing Skills
All From One Source, Made in Germany
GEWES u-joint shaft components are manufactured in-house at their German production site.
As a manufacturer of double Cardan shafts with many years of experience and a specialist in miscellaneous drive shafts and precision turned parts, GEWES is a major partner when it comes to commercial and passenger vehicles, agricultural vehicles and self-propelled harvesting machines.
Flexibility and Fast
GEWES is proud of meeting the standards they have set in being one of the industry best when it comes to delivery times and high flexibility.
This credit goes to their highly qualified staff, thorough knowledge and short lead times for components, which are manufactured in-house. Apart from the superior quality of their products, their excellent record in delivering on-time also contributes to the high level of satisfaction among our customers.
Universal Joints Series
Below is an overview of Gewes cardan shafts. Please click on the appropriate line in the following table to obtain detailed information.
|Series||Limiting torque||Alternating torque||Swing diameter||Flange connection DIN||Flange connection SAE||Flange connection KV/XS||Flange connection Face key|