cotter pins surround the shaft. The automatic lock makes this
one of the safest cotters available today. Best used in light
to medium applications. Rue Ring cotters install fast without
feature is the manual secondary lock which tensions the Rue
Ring tight and dampens vibration.
hard drawn MB spring wire, zinc plated or stainless type 302..
Placement end shaft only
Cotters will retro fit most standard applications without
Total width of any Rue Ring equals
3 of its wire diameters. The straight wire shaft which goes
through the pin hole is one, plus two additional wire loops,
one on each side, front and back.
hole size is 2 times the wire diameter of the selected
Rue Ring. This leaves the Rue Ring short of interfering with
effective shaft length.
web thickness is a minimum of 1 wire diameter and a maximum
of 2 wire diameters. A thicker web results in more holding
power but makes installation and removal more difficult.