ThyssenKrupp s parts for the auto sector consist of crankshafts, camshafts
, steering systems, dampers, springs, stabilizers and the assembly of axle modules.
Applications include camshafts
, finger followers, finger shafts, gudgeon pins, pistons, tappets and valves, plus clutches, brakes and the inner tubes of a racing bike shock absorber.
For volume production of camshafts
, crankshafts, and gear shafts, the machine has a working range of 300 mm between centers and a center height of 175 mm.
The all-aluminum engine features twin camshafts
located near the top of the valley in the 75-degree cylinder block.
Today however, more manufacturers are recognizing induction processing as a viable technology for improving the fatigue resistance of highly-stressed components such as camshafts
This sophisticated 16-valve powerplant employs an aluminum cylinder head that features dual overhead camshafts
(DOHC) and Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT).
2-liter V8 has three single-row roller chains to drive the four camshafts
, and these are located on the back of the engine.
Featuring a menu-driven sequence builder utility for developing measurement sequences for new crankshafts and camshafts
, this operating system includes advanced utilities for simplifying cam rise data entry.
BMW's goal to be the first automaker to offer a four-stroke automotive engine without camshafts
, faces major hurdles in meeting its 2003 target, according to a supplier executive familiar with the program.
The engine features a 60 [degrees] angle between cylinder banks, dual overhead camshafts
and four valves per cylinder for efficient combustion, lower emissions and improved power density, according to the company.
name Quanex (NYSE:NX) Hoover's states that NX's vehicular products unit makes a variety of seamless steel bars used by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to manufacture camshafts
, transmission gears, and bearing cages and rollers.
Other specifications include pistons being produced from an aluminum-based alloy, crankshafts from an iron-based alloy, camshafts
from an iron-based alloy and made from a single piece of metal, and crankcases and cylinder heads from an aluminum-based alloy.