suspension system

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Noun1.suspension system - a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle
railcar, railroad car, railway car, car - a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"
mechanical system - a system of elements that interact on mechanical principles
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
cushion, shock absorber, shock - a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses; "the old car needed a new set of shocks"
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In touring mode, the Praxis suspension system has been engineered to replicate the character of the factory-produced vehicle.
One feature that sets the Toro Twister apart from the competition is the unrivaled suspension system. In front, an independent A-Arm Suspension absorbs shock from rough terrain.
This independent suspension system is used on many older and rear-wheel-drive vehicles.
Now, just as independent suspension effected a quantum leap over solid, beam axles, Michelin engineers have developed an entirely new suspension system that promises to deliver the next major advance in vehicle handling.
If the cargo has to be transshipped by truck, the intermodal pallet loads will fit under any bridge suspension system.
Silipos has introduced a BK (below-knee) Suction Suspension System that offers increased suspension sleeve comfort, range of motion and conformability.
However, since other ballparks with such roofs have experienced many operational glitches, engineers had to develop a new suspension system to open and close the roof flawlessly.
Such a suspension system could be a key to magnetic levitation's success.
The Autocolor II has a throughput capacity of 300 lb/hr, and is accurate to 1 gm (using a two-point weigh suspension system) for maintaining accuracies of up to 100:1 ratios.
The entire suspension system, engine, and transmission were completely rebuilt.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 26, 2019-: Automotive Suspension System Market by Manufacturers,Types,Regions and Applications Research Report Forecast to 2023
The Fact.MR report tracks the motorcycle suspension system market for the period 2018-2028.