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Implement Power Take-Off Drive Shaft Specifications
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgASAE ANSI/ASAE S331.7 December 2020
Keywords: Drive shaft, Implement, Power take-off
1.1 The purpose of this Standard is to establish multiple categories of power take-off (PTO) drive shafts, each with a regular duty subset and a heavy duty subset.
1.2 A PTO drive shaft is intended for use to transmit rotational mechanical power from a tractor PTO to an implement power input connection (PIC) or from a self-propelled machine PTO to a header/attachment PIC. A PTO drive shaft is also intended for use in any drive shaft application within an implement. A PTO drive shaft is considered part of an implement.
1.3 This Standard does not provide for dimensional interchangeability from one implement to another.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)