Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/rss.xml en Kimber Drop Forgings Starts New Hammer Forge http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge <div class="node-body article-body">An open-die forging operation in England started up a reconditioned hammer forge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge#comments Forming News Fri, 22 May 2015 18:10:00 +0000 9641 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Kimber Drop Forgings has raised its capabilities for producing larger forgings (up to 75 kg) with the installation of a fully reconditioned drop hammer forging machine. &nbsp;</p> March / April 2015 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-05-15 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">Developing forming techniques in line with automakers' material and energy-cost requirements</div> <div class="field-desc"> <div class="content magazine-issue-description clear-block"> <p><strong>Forging </strong>magazine is dedicated to all independent and captive forge shops across the United States. Forging covers the world of open- and closed-die and ring-rolling forge shops by actively reporting on equipment and supplies, new process developments, case histories, and industry news.</p> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> Developing forming techniques in line with automakers&#39; material and energy-cost requirements -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons">Forging Undercuts in Steel Pistons</a> <a href="/modernizing-controls">Modernizing Controls for Finishing Forgings</a> <a href="/simulationit/forged-axle-machining-takes-modern-turn">Forged Axle Machining Takes a Modern Turn </a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-05-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 15 May 2015 04:00:00 +0000 9631 at http://forgingmagazine.com Forging Undercuts in Steel Pistons http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons <div class="field-byline"> Dipl.-Ing. J. Langner, Dr.-Ing. M. Stonis, Prof. Dr.-Ing. B.-A. Behrens </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forgers need innovative approaches to meet automakers’ material and energy cost requirements.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons#comments Forming Gold Thu, 14 May 2015 02:07:00 +0000 9461 at http://forgingmagazine.com Valuing Speed Over Quality http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality <div class="node-body article-body">We are not machines and we are not meant to be: If we hold ourselves to that standard of performance, all of us are failures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality#comments Opinion Thu, 14 May 2015 02:03:00 +0000 9451 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>We are not machines and we are not meant to be. If we hold ourselves to that standard of performance, all of us are failures.</p> Carbide Saws for Higher-Volume Cutting http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. is introducing the AMSAW® series of carbide saws, capable of cutting faster than high-speed steel or band saws can cut. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting#comments Handling New Products Wed, 13 May 2015 13:57:00 +0000 9611 at http://forgingmagazine.com Big Name Taking a New, Larger Profile http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile <div class="node-body gallery-body">Finkl Steel is a new consortium of open-die forgers: Chicago-based A.Finkl & Sons; Composite Forgings Ltd. of Detroit; and Quebec-based Sorel Forge Co. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile#comments Forming Picture This Wed, 13 May 2015 13:23:00 +0000 9521 at http://forgingmagazine.com Forged Axle Machining Takes a Modern Turn http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/forged-axle-machining-takes-modern-turn <div class="node-body gallery-body">Euro Machinery Specialists remanufactured a three-stage lathe machining line for Standard Forged Products, with Siemens controls and drives.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/forged-axle-machining-takes-modern-turn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/forged-axle-machining-takes-modern-turn#comments Simulation/IT Wed, 13 May 2015 12:47:00 +0000 9511 at http://forgingmagazine.com Modernizing Controls for Finishing Forgings http://forgingmagazine.com/modernizing-controls <div class="node-body article-body">Standard Forged Products enlisted Euro Machinery Specialists to remanufacture a three-stage lathe machining line.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/modernizing-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/modernizing-controls#comments Handling Simulation/IT Gold Wed, 13 May 2015 12:28:00 +0000 9431 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Standard Forged Products chose Euro Machinery Specialists to remanufacture a three-stage machining line designed 50 years ago to finish rail and locomotive axles.</p> Researching Multidirectional Forging for Steel Pistons http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/researching-multidirectional-forging-steel-pistons <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In forging, material and energy costs are among the primary elements of total production costs. The material costs total up to 50% for parts made of steel. Besides the cost of forging the part, the subsequent machining also is a major part of the production costs. This is also true for pistons used in combustion engines -- high-performance parts with high requirements for mechanical and thermal properties.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/researching-multidirectional-forging-steel-pistons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/researching-multidirectional-forging-steel-pistons#comments Forming Wed, 13 May 2015 06:32:00 +0000 9491 at http://forgingmagazine.com Promising Faster, More Functional Simulation, with Real Advantages http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/promising-faster-more-functional-simulation-real-advantages <div class="node-body article-body">MSC Software’s acquisition of Simufact Engineering will bring more functional resources for multidiscipline analysis to forging operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/promising-faster-more-functional-simulation-real-advantages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/promising-faster-more-functional-simulation-real-advantages#comments Simulation/IT Gold Wed, 13 May 2015 06:09:00 +0000 9481 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>A connecting rod after hot forging and deburring &mdash; as simulated by Simufact.forming.</p> Fundamentals of Joint Venture Success http://forgingmagazine.com/expert-advice/fundamentals-joint-venture-success <div class="node-body article-body"><p>There are many good reasons for a forger (or any manufacturing company) to enter into a &ldquo;joint venture&rdquo;: Joining with another industry player or competitor can expedite a producer&rsquo;s entry into a new geographic region or product market, provide a way to share the cost and risk of a new venture, or allow companies with different capabilities to combine their specialties in a manner that benefits each of them.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/expert-advice/fundamentals-joint-venture-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/expert-advice/fundamentals-joint-venture-success#comments Expert Advice Gold Wed, 13 May 2015 05:38:00 +0000 9471 at http://forgingmagazine.com Virginia Forge Gets Incentives to Expand http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/virginia-forge-gets-incentives-expand <div class="node-body article-body">Virginia Forge Co. will proceed with an expansion program estimated at $4.6 million following approval of a local tax-incentive allowance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/virginia-forge-gets-incentives-expand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/virginia-forge-gets-incentives-expand#comments Forming News Wed, 13 May 2015 01:37:00 +0000 9601 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Virginia Forge produces steel automotive wheel hubs and assemblies on two Eumoco transfer presses.</p> THERMPROCESS 2015 http://forgingmagazine.com/thermprocess-2015 <div class="node-body event-body">Industrial furnaces, industrial heat treatment plants and thermal processes will be focus for exhibitors at THERMPROCESS 2015.</div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Messe Dusseldorf</span> <div class="street-address"> Stockumer Kirchstrasse 61 </div> <span class="locality">Düsseldorf</span>, <span class="region">NW</span> <span class="postal-code">40474</span> <div class="country-name">Germany</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="51.261812">51° 15' 42.5232" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="6.737650">6° 44' 15.54" E</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=Stockumer+Kirchstrasse+61+%2C+40474%2C+D%C3%BCsseldorf%2C+de">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Industrial furnaces, industrial heat treatment plants and thermal processes will be focus for exhibitors at THERMPROCESS 2015. At the THERMPROCESS Symposium, experts will address technical innovations relating to heat treatment and modern energy engineering plant concepts. The Symposium is organized by the VDMA (German Engineering Federation) thermprocess technology trade association. The emphasis at the FOGI Special Show organized by Forschungsgemeinschaft Industrieofenbau e.V. (FOGI) will be on the heating, smelting and casting of metals, heating technology as well as the heat and surface treatment of metal, ceramics and glass.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/thermprocess-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/thermprocess-2015#comments 51.261812 6.737650 Thu, 07 May 2015 19:59:00 +0000 9591 at http://forgingmagazine.com ZF Gets FTC Green Light on TRW Takeover http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/zf-gets-ftc-green-light-trw-takeover <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved ZF Friedrichshafen’s acquisition TRW Automotive Holdings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/zf-gets-ftc-green-light-trw-takeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/zf-gets-ftc-green-light-trw-takeover#comments Forming News Wed, 06 May 2015 00:19:00 +0000 9581 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The U.S. Federal Trade Commission conditioned its approval of ZF&rsquo;s TRW takeover on the buyer&rsquo;s sale of the target company&rsquo;s Linkage and Suspension business.</p> Managing Export Risk: A Quick Reference Guide http://forgingmagazine.com/white-papers/managing-export-risk-quick-reference-guide <div class="node-body article-body">The FREE guide, A Quick Reference for U.S. Exporters, developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce, and provided to you by EXIM, delivers an easy to understand overview of the financial tools available to U.S. exporters and where to access them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/white-papers/managing-export-risk-quick-reference-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/white-papers/managing-export-risk-quick-reference-guide#comments White Papers White Papers Fri, 01 May 2015 17:50:00 +0000 9571 at http://forgingmagazine.com Robotic Blasting for Aircraft Turbine Blades http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/robotic-blasting-aircraft-turbine-blades <div class="node-body article-body">Guyson Corporation designed a robotic grit-blasting machine for processing aircraft turbine blades in production.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/robotic-blasting-aircraft-turbine-blades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/robotic-blasting-aircraft-turbine-blades#comments Handling Wed, 29 Apr 2015 03:46:00 +0000 9561 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The Guyson RB-10-TC robotic grit-blast system with a precision transfer cart to carry pallets of turbine blades in and out of the blasting chamber, where each component is grasped and exposed to the media stream from a single blast gun according to a programmed processing routine.</p> Amtek Buying Asahi Tec’s Forging, Casting, Machining Businesses http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/amtek-buying-asahi-tec-s-forging-casting-machining-businesses <div class="node-body article-body">India’s Amtek Auto Ltd. agreed to buy the forging, iron casting, and machining businesses of Asahi Tec Corporation, a Japanese conglomerate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/amtek-buying-asahi-tec-s-forging-casting-machining-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/amtek-buying-asahi-tec-s-forging-casting-machining-businesses#comments Forming News Wed, 29 Apr 2015 02:26:00 +0000 9551 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Amtek Auto Limited stands to gain new forging capacity it sees as an extension to its Indian operations, and new iron casting technologies that add to its current holdings.</p> Areva Reviewing Quality Control at Creusot Forge http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/areva-reviewing-quality-control-creusot-forge <div class="node-body article-body">Areva is investigating production and quality processes at Creusot Forge, after discovery of weak steel forgings supplied for a nuclear reactor project.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/areva-reviewing-quality-control-creusot-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/areva-reviewing-quality-control-creusot-forge#comments Forming QC News Wed, 29 Apr 2015 01:37:00 +0000 9541 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Areva&rsquo;s Creusot Forge is one a few in the world capable of forging parts needed to build secure pressure vessels for nuclear reactors.</p> Forge Fair 2015 http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forge-fair-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Forging Industry Association’s semi-annual technical and trade expo opened April 14, 2015, drawing technical- and process-savvy forgers for a first-of-its-kind program.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forge-fair-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forge-fair-2015#comments Dies/Die Materials Forming Handling Heating Materials/MRO Simulation/IT Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:34:00 +0000 9421 at http://forgingmagazine.com ThyssenKrupp Seeking Buyer for Automotive Axle Unit http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-seeking-buyer-automotive-axle-unit <div class="node-body article-body">ThyssenKrupp is seeking a buyer for part of its ThyssenKrupp Components Technology unit, a contract assembly business automotive axle systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-seeking-buyer-automotive-axle-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-seeking-buyer-automotive-axle-unit#comments Forming Wed, 15 Apr 2015 01:31:00 +0000 9411 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>ThyssenKrupp Components Technology is a portfolio of automotive systems manufacturing operations, including assembled camshafts, &ldquo;ready-to-install, net-machined crankshafts,&rdquo; and engine components. The axle assembly operations have had comparatively low revenue margins, according to reports.</p> Versatile, Compact Cutting System http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/versatile-compact-cutting-system <div class="node-body article-body">Behringer Saws Inc.’s new HBE Dynamic Series bandsaw is an automatic, horizontal cutting system described as “versatile” and “compact.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/versatile-compact-cutting-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/versatile-compact-cutting-system#comments Materials/MRO New Products Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:25:00 +0000 9401 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Behringer HBE bandsaws are built with dual cast-iron columns for rigidity, reduced stress and vibration, and improved blade tension. The enclosed design is safe for operators, stays clean, and minimizes noise while providing a large observation window.</p> Prepping to Machine Rail Axles Better http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/prepping-machine-rail-axles-better <div class="node-body video-body">Watch as Euro Machinery Specialists, Menomonee Falls, WI, remanufactures a Snyder “three-stage” lathe for Standard Forged Products, McKees Rocks, PA, for use in the production of rail and locomotive axles. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/prepping-machine-rail-axles-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/prepping-machine-rail-axles-better#comments Expert Advice Materials/MRO Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:44:00 +0000 9391 at http://forgingmagazine.com Rebranding Links Open-Die Forgers as Finkl Steel http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rebranding-links-open-die-forgers-finkl-steel <div class="node-body article-body">Finkl Steel represents a consolidation of open-die forgers A. Finkl & Sons, Composite Forgings, and Sorel Forge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rebranding-links-open-die-forgers-finkl-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rebranding-links-open-die-forgers-finkl-steel#comments Forming News Sun, 12 Apr 2015 17:00:00 +0000 9381 at http://forgingmagazine.com Forging Grommash Hellscream’s Legendary Axe Gorehowl http://forgingmagazine.com/entertainment/forging-grommash-hellscream-s-legendary-axe-gorehowl <div class="node-body video-body">Gorehowl strikes fear into the hearts of even the bravest heroes. Watch as blacksmith Tony Swatton brings to life Grommash Hellscream’s legendary axe -- then watch what this weapon can do when it’s unleashed on some unsuspecting targets.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/entertainment/forging-grommash-hellscream-s-legendary-axe-gorehowl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/entertainment/forging-grommash-hellscream-s-legendary-axe-gorehowl#comments Entertainment Forming Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:09:00 +0000 9371 at http://forgingmagazine.com Forger Hit Hard in Contract Dispute http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forger-hit-hard-contract-dispute <div class="node-body article-body">Sypris Solutions warned investors of future revenue losses due to a dispute with Dana Holding Corp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forger-hit-hard-contract-dispute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forger-hit-hard-contract-dispute#comments Forming Mon, 06 Apr 2015 01:16:00 +0000 9361 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Dana Holding Corp., which produces a wide variety of powertrain systems for light vehicles and commercial vehicles, has stopped sourcing forged components from Sypris Technologies.</p> Forging Lubricants Achieving Compliance with GHS Regulations http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/forging-lubricants-achieving-compliance-ghs-regulations <div class="node-body article-body">Condat forging lubricant products now address the emerging Global Harmonized System (GHS) for classifying and labeling hazardous chemicals. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/forging-lubricants-achieving-compliance-ghs-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/forging-lubricants-achieving-compliance-ghs-regulations#comments Dies/Die Materials Materials/MRO New Products Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:21:00 +0000 9351 at http://forgingmagazine.com Process Breakthrough for Forging Lighter Turbine Blades http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/process-breakthrough-forging-lighter-turbine-blades <div class="node-body article-body">Leistritz Turbinentechnik ordered two isothermal forging plants for titanium aluminide turbine blades from Siempelkamp. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/process-breakthrough-forging-lighter-turbine-blades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/process-breakthrough-forging-lighter-turbine-blades#comments Dies/Die Materials Forming Heating News Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:59:00 +0000 9341 at http://forgingmagazine.com Seven Military Skills for Career Success http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/seven-military-skills-career-success <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Baran and Robert Brooks </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Career planning is not difficult because of a lack of options, but because of the surplus of options.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/seven-military-skills-career-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/seven-military-skills-career-success#comments Forming Handling Heating Materials/MRO Video & Galleries Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:50:00 +0000 9331 at http://forgingmagazine.com FIERF to Administer New Scholarship for Women http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/fierf-administer-new-scholarship-women <div class="node-body article-body">FIERF will administer a new scholarship program for women studying to forging technology. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/fierf-administer-new-scholarship-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/fierf-administer-new-scholarship-women#comments Forming News Wed, 01 Apr 2015 02:06:00 +0000 9321 at http://forgingmagazine.com GKN Driveline JV Triples Capacity in China http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/gkn-driveline-jv-triples-capacity-china <div class="node-body article-body">GKN Driveline’s joint-venture operation in China has tripled its capacity for producing automotive sideshafts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/gkn-driveline-jv-triples-capacity-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/gkn-driveline-jv-triples-capacity-china#comments Forming News Wed, 25 Mar 2015 03:29:00 +0000 9311 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>A GKN face spline connection for an automotive sideshaft. Each sideshaft consists of two constant velocity joints &mdash; a fixed joint at the wheel end and a plunging joint at the gearbox end &mdash; connected by an interconnecting shaft.</p>