Lesson 2/Learning Event 2
FIGURE 21. RZEPPA CONSTANT VELOCITY JOINT.
The Rzeppa-type joint uses six smooth steel bells to provide the flexible drive. These
balls are mounted between an inner and outer race. The outer race is made as a part of
the outer axle shaft. The inner race is a separate part splined to the outside of the inside
axle shaft. A cage is made to fit around the six