Custom Gearboxes and Mechanisms
FTI designs and builds special purpose gearboxes and transmissions for the automotive, recreational, commercial/off-road vehicle, and turf care markets. Gearboxes have been built for vehicles ranging from motorcycles to Class 8 trucks, and subway cars. FTI also designs and develops mechanisms for various applications such as gear ratio selectors. These mechanisms involve electric, hydraulic, mechanical and hydromechanical functioning and are configured to support customer requirements while maintaining manufacturing cost effectiveness. With increasing pressure on reducing weight and cost whilst improving performance and operator features, FTI can successfully claim to have provided many high technology solutions to many past customers, and is heavily supporting this development in the new and emerging markets.