Rod Ends are mechanical articulating Joint. Rod ends offer ease in mounting and adjustment of position in installations such as mechanisms, linkages, and control rods. A ball swivel with an opening through which a bolt or other attaching hardware may pass is pressed into a circular casing with a threaded shaft attached.
- Also referred to as a Heim joint named after the inventor Lewis Heim
- Used on the ends of steering links, tie rods, or anywhere a precision articulating joint is required
- Female thread, left handed
- Size: 1/4 in.- 28 thread ball joint