Complex geometries through the economical combination of processes.

Hollow shafts forward rotational movements and torque between parts that are connected permanently with one another. Hollow shafts are used when weight needs to be reduced or the shaft should have a high characteristic frequency.

Felss Hollow Shaft

With this Felss hollow shaft, a 90° shoulder was realized in the forming process, whereby it was key to manufacture a large step jump with the greatest precision. Felss achieved this with an economical combination of cold forming, milling, tempering, and grinding. The processes used thus ensure the increased strength of the component. Thanks to a cooperative development phase, this hollow shaft combines advanced functional integration with the highest resource efficiency.

Added Value

Felss Benefits Icon Lighter

Lighter

67% material savings (in comparison with chopping process).

Felss Benefits Icon Stronger

Stronger

Higher stability through cold stabilization.

Felss Benefits Icon Resource Efficient

Resource Efficient

More resource efficiency due to chipless processing.

Felss Benefits Icon Faster

Faster

Shorter cycle times in comparison with alternative processes.

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More Precise

Complex geometries with the highest precision.

Felss Components in Use: Our Applications

Felss Steering Shaft

Steering Shaft

This Felss steering shaft is, in contrast to manufacturing using other processes, produced from one part.

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Felss Crash Tube

Crash Tube

The Felss crash tubes enable the controlled conversion of crash energy through defined deformation.

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Felss Rotor Shaft

Rotor Shaft

This Felss rotor shaft offers minimization of wall thicknesses in the area of power transmission and optimal material distribution along the functional external contour.

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