adjustable shock


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • adjustable shock absorbers — Shocks with adjustable jounce and rebound characteristics can be stiffened to compensate for wear or to fine tune a suspension for a particular application such as rough roads, heavy loads, or racing …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • shock — See adjustable shock direct acting shock absorber double tube shock absorber flexural shock friction shock absorber gas shock gas shock absorber lever type shock absorber monot …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • adjustable shocks — Shock absorbers which can compensate for varying needs of stiffness or softness. Manual types (especially on motorcycles) require that you physically make the adjustment from one level to another. Automatic types are controlled by a computer as… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Adjustable-rate mortgage — A variable rate mortgage, adjustable rate mortgage (ARM), or tracker mortgage is a mortgage loan with the interest rate on the note periodically adjusted based on an index which reflects the cost to the lender of borrowing on the credit… …   Wikipedia

  • Shock absorber — Gas damper A shock absorber is a mechanical device designed to smooth out or damp shock impulse, and dissipate kinetic energy. It is a type of dashpot. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • shock absorber — Properly called a damper, this is an oil filled device used to control spring oscillation in the suspension system. At least one shock absorber is found at each wheel. See adjustable shocks air shock absorber direct acting shock absorber double… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Adjustable grip hitch — Knot details name= Adjustable grip hitch names= Adjustable hitch type= hitch strength= origin= related= Taut line hitch releasing= Non jamming uses= Keep slack in a rope. caveat= abok number= The adjustable grip hitch is a simple and useful hitch …   Wikipedia

  • System Shock — Infobox VG title = System Shock developer = Looking Glass Studios publisher = Origin Systems/Electronic Arts designer = Doug Church engine = Enhanced Underworld engine released = March 26, 1994cite web |… …   Wikipedia

  • Payment Shock — The risk that a loan s scheduled future periodic payments may increase substantially. Payment shock can be the result of several things, including the expiration of an initial or temporary start interest rate (sometimes known as a teaser rate),… …   Investment dictionary

  • 3/27 Adjustable-Rate Mortgage - 3/27 ARM — A type of adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) frequently offered to subprime borrowers. These mortgages are designed as short term financing vehicles that give borrowers time to repair their credit until they are able to refinance into a mortgage with …   Investment dictionary

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