Home Page
 Photo Album
 Tech Section
 Product Reviews
 4x4 Vendors
 Jeep Central
 Cool Products
 Readers Rigs
 4x4 Club Links
 Links Directory
 Shop for Stuff
 Centralia PA
 Contact
 Search
 Project CJ-7

 

Offroad Tire Info
Tire Terminology
Wheel Terminology
How to Pick the Right
Tires for your Truck
Truck Tire Info
Making A Tire
Maintaining a Tire

  
Offroad Tires
All Terrain
Mud Terrain
Reviews
& Information

All Terrain  Mud Terrain Tire Reviews & Information
Mud Terrain Reviews
All Terrain Reviews
Super Swamper Bogger
Super Swamper SSR
Super Swamper Vortrac
Interco IROK TSL
Super Swamper LTB
Super Swamper TSL
Super Swamper Narrow
Thornbird TSl Radial
Thornbird TSl Bias
Thornbird TSL
Parnelli Jone Dirt Grip
BFGoodrich Krawler
BFGoodrich MT T/A KM
BFGoodrich MT T/A KM2
BFGoodrich AT TA KO
BFGoodrich Mud King XT
Bridgestone Dueler MT
Cooper Discoverer ST
Cooper Discoverer STT
Firestone Destination MT
General Grabber MT
General Grabber AT2
Green Diamond Icelander
Ground Hawg Mud Tire
Hankook Dynapro MT
Kumho Road Venture MT
Kumho Road Venture KL71
Kumho Road Venture AT
Dick Cepek Mud Country
Dick Cepek F-C II
Dick Cepek Fun Country II
Dick Cepek Fun Country Nylon
Dick Cepek Fun Country Kevlar
Maxxis Creepy Crawler
Maxxis Trepador
Maxxis Buckshot Mudder
Nitto Mud Grappler
Nitto Dune Grappler
Nokian Vatiiva MT
Pit Bull Rocker Extreme
Pit Bull Maddog
Pit Bull Growler
Goodyear Wrangler MT/R
Pro Comp Xterrain
Pro Comp All Terrain
Pro Comp Mud Terrain
Pro Comp Xtreme AT
Pro Comp Xtreme MT
Toyo Open Country MT
TrXus Mud Terrain
TrXus STS All Terrain
Mickey Thompson MTZ
Mickey Thompson MTX
Mickey Thompson Baja Claw
Mickey Thompson Baja Crusher
Competition Claw
Dunlop Mud Rover
Yokohama Geolandar
  
 

Jeep Project CJ-7

An ongoing Budgeted Rebuild/Build up of a Rock Crawling Machine.

Jeep Central
From Jeep History to Tech Specs and Projects.  This section is all about Jeeps.
Jeep Technical Info
Engines
Transmissions
Transfercases
Axles
Engine Swaps

Installing 23,000 Volt Offroad Lights

What are
HID Lights?

Onboard Air
Converting a York
AC Compressor
to Pump Air

Warn 9500i Winch Installation
 

HEI Ignition
Installation & Review


Jeep Dana 300 TeraLow - 4:1 Gearset for the Dana 300 Transfer Case

 

 

 
 

OX U-joints

The OX Heavy Duty U-joints
  

Ox U-Joint for Dana 30, Dana 44, GM 10 Bolt (equivalent to Dana 5-297X and 5-760X) and Ox U-Joints for DANA 60 1 Ton applications.

The Ox uses a multi-piece design, with a center body made of an 8620 alloy that has had some special and proprietary heat treatment. Instead of caps, the Ox has pins that insert through the axle yoke ear into the body and are retained inside a cavity in the body by a pair of 4340 alloy retainers. The pins are also 8620, but they get a different heat treatment than the body. The pins use an o-ring seal to keep water out.

The manufacturer has done destructive testing and found the unit can handle up to 22,000 lbs-ft. The new 760x cold forged Spicer is good for about 5,400 lbs-ft. The old 297s joint was good for about 4,600 lbs-ft. Ox claims their U-joint is nearly twice as strong as the next strongest super U-joint in the same sort of destructive tests. The Ox is so sturdy that it actually helps hold the axle yokes together longer under a heavy strain as well.

As to applications, Ox currently offers units that will replace the 297/760 Spicer sizes, which covers Dana 44s, GM 10-bolts, some Dana 30s and Dana 35 IFS, among a few others. A 332x size, to suit the Dana 60 front, is also available. Ox has plans to make a 260x series (many Dana 30s) and possibly even a 178x series (Dana 50 and others).

Ox recommends this U-joint to be used with the following axles: Genuine Gear, Yukon, Warn, and Superior.  Use only with heavy-duty axles with full clip capability. If your axles are not of the type Ox recommends, the U-joint
may not fit. They suggest you check for clearance before installing on your vehicle and Do not use this U-joint with stock axles.  Grease U-joints periodically according to usage. We recommend Amsoil Racing Grease.

Available for Dana 30/44 and GM 10 bolt, Part #: OX297X and lists for about $150. The Dana 60 application is Part #: OX332X and lists for about $230.

   
Ox USA
11625 Prosperous Drive
Odessa, FL 33556
Tel: 813-486-9506
Fax: 727-569-3200
  
Ox is part of the Florida Manufacturing Group
On the web at
www.fcma.com
  
Ox U-joint breakdown and Review
The front axle shafts and U-joints on a hard working 4x4 live a hard life, especially when big tires and low gears are added ... more ...

Ox Ujoints Install and Review

Ox Locker Install in a Dana 44
Ox Locker installation in a Cherokee XJ

Ox-Locker - Cable Operated Locker Review
4X4REVIEW.COM reviews the OX Locker

Ox Trax Locker in a 1992 Jeep YJ
The installation in the D30, (1988 4.10), of my 92 YJ went quite smooth. Here's what you get when you open the box....

4Wheel & Off-Road Review of the OX Locker
Thatís right, itís a whole new animalóno pun intended. Ox Trax has developed a cable-operated locker thatís simple, well designed, and looks bombproof. ...more

Ox Locker Testing IN A Ford F-150
Selective Locking, Battle Testing the Cable-Controlled OX Locker by 4Wheel & Off-Road

Ox Locker and 4.09:1 Gears Installation in a Dana 44

OX Trax Locker Press Release

OX U-joints Manufacturer Website
OX, part of Florida Manufacturing Group, manufacturer of the zero-maintenance OX Locker

OX U-Joint Installation

Ox U-joints on a 1966 Jeep Panel Wagon
JP Magazine beats the wagon to hell and it takes it.

Ox Locker in a Dana 44
A D44 with an Ox Locker Installation in a '89 Jeep Cherokee

 
  

Browse By Category Below

 

4x4 Products Information and Reviews Directory        Back to Main Page

  

Air Compressor Systems
Air Down
Air Intakes
Battery / Power Options
Body Armor

Cool Tools
Accessories
Electronics
Drive Train
Winches and Recovery
Performance
Lift Kits
Offroad Lights
Onboard, Portable Welders
Security and Storage
Trailering - Towing
Tire Tech
Just Plain Cool Items
 
Air Compressor Systems

ARB Compact On-Board Air Kit

Power Tank Comp Series

Inflation Zone Tornado Portable Air Compressors

Kilby AirBoss Onboard Air

Tornado Portable Air Compressors

Oasis HP1000 Air Compressor

Warn PowerPlant? Dual Force HP

Warn PowerPlant Dual Force HD

Smittybilt XRC10HD Winch

Onboard Air Converting a York
AC Compressor to Pump Air

ViAir Onboard Air Compressors & Systems

Warn Air-Power VTC, SPC, SPI

 

Onboard, Portable Welders

Miller Passport Plus Portable MIG Welder

Mobi-Arc 200x Onboard Welder

ZENA Mobile DC Welder

Premier Power Welder

 

Winches and Recovery

Offroad Trail Tools Wheel Chokes

WJQ-308 Multifunctional Shovel

PillowTrack Offroad Traction and Recovery

Warn Endurance 12.0 Winch

BajaBuster? by GarageMate?

Smittybilt XRC10HD Winch

Warn PowerPlant? Dual Force HP

Warn PowerPlant Dual Force HD

WARN 9.0Rc Rock Crawling Winch

Smittybilt Winch Anchor Support Platform W.A.S.P.

More Power Puller Hand Winch

Maasdam 4-Ton Pow'R-Pull Come Along

Bushranger X-Jack Exhaust Gas Vehicle Jack

Amsteel Blue Synthetic Winch Line

SlingMax Slings

ARB Snatch Block 9000

 

Performance

Holley Truck Avenger Carburetor

Optima RedTop Battery

Optima YellowTop Battery

Pulstar Spark Plug -  Pulstar Spark Plug PR

FAST? Dual-Sync Distributors

 

Lift Kits

Black Diamond JK Lift Kits

Black Diamond JK Lift Kits Press Release

Poly Performance JK Lift Kits

JK Lift Kits - Skyjacker Jeep JK Lift Kits

Rancho Jeep JK Lift Kits

Rubicon Express Jeep JK Lift Kits

Skyjacker JK Lift Kits

Superlift JK LIft Kits

Teraflex Jeep JK Lift Kits

Jeep TJ Long Arm Suspension Lift Kits by Superlift

2008 Superlift Catalog Now Available!

Accessories

MasterCraft Grab Handles

MasterCraft Performance Seats and Accessories for the Polaris RZR

Just Plain Cool Items

InstaCloth by Heininger Automotive

Air Intakes

ARB Safari Snorkels

Edge Trail Jammer Performance Kit

Jeep JK K&N Air Intake

 

Cool Tools

Muck-Truck

 

Body Armor

Poison Spyder Rocker Knockers

ARB Differential Cover

 

Battery / Power Options

Kilby Dual Battery Tray

Optima RedTop Battery

Optima YellowTop Battery

 

Air Down

Staun Tire Deflators

 

Electronics

GoPro HERO Digital Camera Systems - HERO Wide

Garmin Astro 220 GPS Dog Tracking System 

 

Offroad Lights

Lightforce Offroad Lights

 

Drive Train

Powertrax No-Slip Traction System

Mattracks LiteFoot ATV/UTV Track System

Dynatrac Axle Assemblies

OX Heavy Duty U-joints

Yukon Super Joints

New Dynatrac Pro Rock 60 Axle Housing

NV4500 Manual Transmission

NV4500 Manual Transmission Exploded View

Klune V Extreme Underdrive

Klune-V 4-to-1 Under-Drives Now
Available With Ford 31-spline Input

OX Trax Locker

Tera Low 20 for the Dana 20

LoMax for the Dana 300

NP205 LoMax 3-to-1 Gear/Case Kit

 

Security and Storage

The Security Box

GunVault Firearm, Valuables Safe

Tuffy Security Consoles

 

Trailering - Towing

Hell Ya Hitch Helper

Tekonsha P3 Brake Controller

 

Tire Tech

Staun Internal BeadLock

Mud Terrain Reviews

All Terrain Reviews