Propeller Shaft

RSB is a vertically integrated Propeller Shaft Solution provider, enjoying the largest market share in India. To enhance its in-house technical capabilities and overall productivity, RSB has developed a technical collaboration with Eugen Klein GmbH,Germany for acquiring technical know-how in designing, processing and testing.

The Propeller Shaft Manufacturing program covers more than 65 unique part designations. RSB is focused on catering to the present & futuristic commercial vehicle power transmission requirements and meeting the stringent quality norms. The six manufacturing plants set up at 4 locations are functioning to assist Auto OEM’s for Propeller Shaft solutions targeted towards regular production as well as after market requirements.


   Manufacturing

A range of new generation Propeller Shafts, offerings un-beatable Value & Reliability through:

  • In-House component manufacturing with SPM's for all critical machining
  • In-House Phosphate facilities and sophisticated Paint Shop
  • Latest generation 3 Plane Balancing machine with digital PLC
  • Fully automated line for manufacturing Cross & Bearing Cup with on-line SPC
  • In-house metallurgical lab to ensure validated raw material inputs
  • In-house testing & validation facility for the assemblies

   Engineering

RSB has designed and developed new Propeller shafts that are lighter, more cost effective, achieving improved performance levels of torque transfer. RSB provides validated newer designs extended to cover several models of Commercial Vehicles, Trucks, and Buses by conducting extensive field trials under varied terrains and load conditions. RSB ensures competitive edge by providing re-designed Roller Bearings, fully enclosed seals, Serration joints, RILSAN® surface coating treatment. The other features include

  • Heavy Duty Center Bearing Assembly
  • Cross Assembly Multi-Lip Sealing
  • Increased Deflection Angle between forks
  • Spline Profile
  • Metallic Dust Jacket with Neoprene Seal etc

   Product Range & Specifications
Sr. No Description / Series 200 325 376 403 490 590 600 620 680 700
1 Rated Torque (N-m) 1350 5000 5100 6200 7000 8500 10125 12500 15000 17500
3 Swing Diameter (mm) 104 140 138 150 158 172 168 178 196 200
4 Tube diameter (mm) 52 90 85 102 120 120 100 120 140 140
5 Max deflection angle (deg) 15 25 35 25 25 25 35 25 28 28