Heavy-duty industrial shock absorbers feature a self-compensating design to provide smooth deceleration under changing conditions. The 2- and 3-inch bore models are targeted for use where velocities or loads may vary within the same application or across a range of equipment. Product catalog provides technical information including deceleration principles, product construction and function, time and force advantages, and self-compensation. A shock-absorber selection is also included.
ACE Controls Inc., 23435 Industrial Park Dr., Farmington, MI 48335, FAX (248) 476-2470.
A bold, gold, open-air coupe may not be the ticket to automotive nirvana for every consumer, but Lexus’ LF-C2 concept car certainly turned heads at the recent Los Angeles Auto Show. What’s more, it may provide a glimpse of the luxury automaker’s future.
The complexity of diesel engines means optimizing their performance requires a large amount of experimentation. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is a very useful and intuitive tool in this, and cold flow analysis using CFD is an ideal approach to study the flow characteristics without going into the details of chemical reactions occurring during the combustion.
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