A marine shaft is used to transmit the power from the host to the propeller.The propeller shaft is also called stern shaft.
Harsh environments, like marine and underwater applications, call for corrosion-resistant materials. Machines and components demand an exceptionally high resistance to corrosive elements and products are designed to meet these strict requirements. From underwater oil field equipment to drinking water pumping systems and food processing applications, Laiwu's Universal Joints and complete drive shaft assemblies are available in a variety of stainless steel grades. Various hub configurations, lubricants and additional protective measures, such as boots, are available for use in a wide range of corrosive environments.