by laykanics, published
Liked ByView All
Give a Shout Out
If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.Print Thing Tag
Ever wondered how universal joints work? This set will show you how. The idea is to be able to connect two shafts that are not aligned to the same axis. Another very useful component at any rotating mechanism.
Snap fit the parts together as shown in the drawing.
See it in Action
At LAYKANICS we use this universal joint to power a boat propeller without the motor being underwater (shaft misalignment). Check out how:
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse AppsTools and Utilities
Repair, slice, or enhance this Thing
UNIVERSAL JOINT by laykanics is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Non-Commercial - No Derivatives license.
What does this mean?
- You must attribute (give credit) to the creator of this Thing.
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is not allowed.
- Commercial use is not allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving laykanics a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure laykanics would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).