What is a Cylinder Air Suspension?(A Brief Overview)

In this brief article, we will discuss the types of Cylinder Air suspension setups and their advantages and disadvantages. What is a Cylinder Air Suspension? A Cylinder air suspension is the type of air suspension that uses a Piston and cylinder arrangement to provide stiffness as well as damping to the wheels. What types of … Read more

What is Suspension Height?

In this brief article, we will discuss Suspension Height and the various aspects of suspension height. What is Suspension Height? Suspension height, also called ‘Ride Height’ is defined as the  vertical distance between the wheel center and a body reference point at a given loading condition. So suspension height by itself is not a complete … Read more

What is Suspension Travel?

In this brief article, we will discuss the Suspension Travel and the Suspension travel found in various types of suspension. What is Suspension Travel? Suspension travel is defined as the maximum vertical distance that the wheel can travel from the fully extended ‘Rebound’ condition to the fully compressed ‘Full Bump’ condition.  ‘Bump Travel’ is defined … Read more

What is the difference between a Trailing arm and a Control arm?

In this brief article, we will discuss the trailing arm, the control arm and the differences between the two. We will also discuss the different types of trailing arm Suspension What is the difference between a Trailing arm and a Control arm? Control arms are used to constrain the axle or wheel knuckle in a … Read more