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Universal Joint Shafts

Universal Joint Shafts, Universal Joints, Cardan Shafts

Universal joint shafts from Voith transmit torque from a driving machine to a driven machine and can accommodate a high degree of misalignment. Reliability and efficiency is our top priority.

Our product portfolio includes:

  • Custom made high-performance universal joint shafts
  • Standard universal joint shafts
  • Center sections
    -  with fixed lengths
    -  with telescopic length compensation
    -  with roller-bearing length compensation (tripod shaft)
    -  made of steel or carbon fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP)
  • Connection technology
  • Shaft support systems (spindle support/spindle balance, roll end sleeve support/huggers etc.)

Voith universal joint shafts ensure productivity and reduce maintenance costs. The torque capacity extends beyond 20,000 kNm (14 million lbf ft).



Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA
Universal Joint Shafts (amg)
Alexanderstr. 2
89522 Heidenheim, Germany

Tel. +49 7321 37-8283
Fax + 49 7321 37-7106


S Series

The S Series is the basic version of Voith universal joint shafts. It has been designed for small- to medium-sized drives.

R Series

R Series universal joint shafts are the best solution for medium-sized torques and especially for high-speed drives.

The Voith FlexPad

The Voith FlexPad Roll End Hub (REH) design greatly increases hub body operational life through a significant reduction in wear.

CH Series

The CH Series is the standard for high and maximum torques.

E Series

E Series universal joint shafts are intended for high-performance drives with maximum torques.