solid shafting

solid shafting

[′säl·əd ′shaft·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
A solid round bar that supports a roller and wheel of a machine.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Offered in both carbon and stainless steel designs, in both batch and continuous models, all mixers make use of solid shafting for maximum reliability.
Tubular shafting provides more strength and rigidity per unit of mass than comparable solid shafting. Another benefit is that it cools down more quickly than solid shafting, I thereby extending the life of slide bushings operating at high load and high speed.