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Product Development & Technologies

The demands on Design and material specifications for front, rear and 4 wheel drive vehicles worldwide are requiring increasingly innovative but workable solutions. Reductions in vehicle weight and improved fuel consumption, combined with the need to constantly reduce and eliminate noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) are just part of the challenge.

Our innovative driveshaft technology provides the catalyst to produce effective solutions.

Unidrive is proud of its achievements in the production of quality products for the Australian and international automotive industries.

Product Groups

Components

  • Front Hub

Constant Velocity Joints

  • Rear wheel Driveshafts
  • Front Wheel Driveshafts

Propeller Shafts

  • One Piece Propeller Shafts
  • Two Piece Propeller Shafts

Propeller Shaft Componentry

  • Weld Yoke
  • Stub Yoke
  • Slip Flange
  • Weld Flange
  • Spline Sleeve

Driveline System

  • Driveline Support Assemblies

Technology

Machining

  • Turning
  • Grinding
  • Induction Hardening
  • Spline Broaching
  • Spline Forming

Assembly

  • Welding - Both steel & Aluminium
  • Balancing
  • Semi-Automatic

Testing

  • Torsional fatigue
  • Static torsion
  • Durability

Development

Computer Aided Design And Manufacture

Unidrive's commitment to advanced technology extends to a major investment in computer aided design and manufacturing facilities.
Customers benefit from the enhanced speed, flexibility and cost effectiveness of these facilities applied to most aspects of product design, development and manufacture.

Testing

Unidrive's Product Development Centre is equipped with state of the art testing equipment to ensure all products meet or exceed customer specifications as well as Australian and International standards.

Universal Joint Design

Unidrive's universal joints are designed and manufactured to ensure that our driveshaft systems outperform the critical operational and warranty criteria of the international automotive industry .

Materials

Standard steel, thin wall steel and aluminium are used by Unidrive to optimise product benefits to our customers. Noise and vibration problems within the drivetrain are confidently resolved as a result of our extensive experience in the use of damper systems.