universal joints and articulating rotary joints

universal joints and articulating rotary joints from Mollart Joints

By: Mollart Joints  16/10/2009
Keywords: aerospace, assemblies, actuation


Component Manufacture and Assembly


Mollart manufacture and assemble a wide range of TORQUE SHAFTS for applications in aerospace, defence and other high integrity requirement sectors.

Mollart can manufacture and assemble TORQUE SHAFTS in a wide range of sizes,currently up to 65mm dia and 1.5m in length. TELESCOPIC shafts can also be accommodated.


• ISO 9001:2000

• AS 9100 Revision B

• IAQG OASIS – *Identification Number 6115467888

In addition, Mollarts has been awarded individual approvals by many notable prime contractors in aerospace, defence and industry.

*To view our current assessment results summary and scoring data on the IAQG OASIS website www.iaqg.org/oasis, please contact our OASIS Administrator with your contact details by email at


Mollart Universal Joints has been producing high quality “Hooke’s” type universal joints for over 65 years, with full approval for aerospace and defence applications. Mollart has been supplying engineered solutions to shaft misalignments since the ‘concept’ stages of the UK/French designed Concorde and the UK/USA designed Harrier/AV8B.

Knowledge and experience in actuation has resulted in Mollart being given the responsibility for both the design and manufacture of a wide range of actuation parts.

Today the company concentrates on the batch manufacture of custom universal joints, articulating and expansion joints, together with associated torque shafts and actuation parts in its low overhead, production focused, manufacturing cells, for applications requiring a high integrity product delivered to critical build schedules including:

• Wing flap and slat actuation systems.

• Tailplane trim actuation.

• Landing gear and nose wheel steering actuation.

• Engine actuation systems.

• Thrust reverser door actuation.

• Actuation of thrust vector nozzles on vertical take off and landing (VTOL) aircraft.

• Cargo door actuation.

• Specialist solutions in a wide range of industrial applications.

Keywords: actuation, aerospace, assemblies, universal joints

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