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Your Question What is a 1350 u-joint?

Non-cross-drilled Heavy Duty 1350 U Joint

The Thrust washers in each bearing cap is to eliminate metal on metal contact preventing wear and lower overall operating temperature. It is non-greaseable design that is factory lubed with synthetic grease for excellent friction reduction.

Are all 1350 U-joints the same?

Standard u-joints sizes are classified by series, with each series having specific cap diameter and overall joint width. Typically speaking, a higher series number translates to a stronger joint.Understanding U-Joints.

Series
Cross Width
Cap Diameter
Spicer P/N

How strong is a 1350 u-joint?

Relying on information provided by the manufacturer of the components, our calculation is that the 1350 series joint is about 37.5-percent stronger than the 1310 series. The 1350 U-joint is rated for 2,200 lb-ft (minimum elastic limit) of torque.

What is the difference between a 1350 and 1410 u-joint?

1350 joints are found in 1-ton trucks and use the wider body of the 1330 joint but with larger trunnions and caps. 1410 joints use a wider body but the same-size caps as a 1350 joint, making them perfect for high-horsepower, high-angle applications.

What is the difference between 1310 and 1350 U-joints?

Size and strength. The 1310 series joint is what you would expect to find stock in most Jeep or small trucks. A 1350 series joint/shaft is what you might find in many full size trucks. While it’s not 100% accurate, you could say that a 1310 is a “half ton” joint and a 1350 is a “one ton joint”.

What size is a 1330 u-joint?

Driveshaft and Driveline Parts &gt
Universal Joints &gt
U-Joints BY SIZE &gt
1330 Series U-Joint 3.625 X 3.625 – 1.062 – 1.125 outside snap ring &gt
1.062 X 1.062 Bearing Cap Diameter.

What is the strongest U 1310 joint?

1310 Series Spicer MAINTENANCE FREE Universal Joint

Use this u-joint when you want the most strength out of a 1310 series universal joint. Stronger than a greaseable u-joint.

What size U-joints do I need?

For most cars, 1310-series U-joints are typical choice, but for performance applications, the rugged 1350-series joints are the better choice. The larger the series number, the larger the trunnion.U-Joint Sizes.

Series Width Cap Diameter
1350 3.622″ 1.188″
1410 4.188″ 1.188″
1415 4.178″ 1.187″
1480 4.187″ 1.375″

How do I know if I have a Spicer u-joint?

Identifying the Driveshaft Series and U-joints | Spicer Garage

How much drive shaft angle is too much?

Ideally, both driveshaft-operating angles will be 1 to 3 degrees. Anything over 3 degrees at the rear axle will shorten your universal joint’s life and could create vibration. If your angle is larger than 3 degrees, you must make sure not to exceed max driveshaft RPM as shown on this Spicer table.

What series is a 369 u-joint?

Fitment U-Joint moog-369 fits these vehicles: AMC Ambassador 1967 thru 1974. AMC American 1968 thru 1968. AMC AMX 1968 thru 1980.

What is a double cardan u-joint?

A double Cardan joint consists of two universal joints mounted back to back with a centre yoke
the centre yoke replaces the intermediate shaft.

How much torque can 1310 u-joint handle?

According to Spicer, the 1310 joint is rated at 400 lb-ft of continuous torque (down the track) and 800 lb-ft of short-term torque (launch at the line). The 1330 has the same size caps as the 1310, but the U-joint cross is the same size as a 1350.

How do you measure a rear yoke?

How to measure yokes and u joints

What is a conversion u-joint?

Conversion U-Joint 1310 Series To 1350 Series

Normally the larger the U-Joint the stronger it is. The 1310 to 1350 U-Joint Conversion is a mix of two different series specifications on the same u-joint so that that different sized yokes and driveshafts can be connected.

Do they make U-joints with different size caps?

Yes they do sell Ujoints with different size caps on each end. I had to use one when I bought a different driveshaft for a 1984 chevy truck that I had.

What are the dimensions of a 1350 u-joint?

Driveshaft and Driveline Parts &gt
Universal Joints &gt
U-Joints BY SIZE &gt
1350 Series U-Joint 3.625 X 3.625 – 1.188 outside snap ring &gt
1.188 X 1.188 Bearing Cap Diameter.

What is AU joint Spicer?

Spicer Extreme™ U-Joints: for Off-Road Use Only

Featuring an SAE-4340 nickel chromoly steel cross with an enlarged trunnion diameter for added strength, these u-joints are virtually indestructible.

What are the different types of U-joints?

There are two types of U-joints, the cross and roller type and the ball and trunnion type. The cross and roller type is used the most
it allows the drive shaft to bend. The ball and trunnion type less frequently used
it allows the drive shaft to bend and also permits backward and forward motion of the drive shaft.

Do U-joints have part numbers on them?

On all U-joint styles, the measured dimension should be slightly less than the dimensions you’ll use to look up the part number. Make sure to take note of the type and location of grease fittings and to write down your measurements.

What is a full round yoke?

Full round joints are measured under the bearing caps across the width of the joint. This is the same measurement you get by measuring the yoke across it’s ears, outside to outside, as shown in the photo.