Firestone Industrial Products Archives - Fleet Equipment Magazine
Spec’ing the proper suspension support

A range of factors impact air suspension design, notes Reyco Granning’s vice president of Engineering, John Stuart. “One requirement showing no signs of diminishing is the ever-present demand for weight reduction,” he says. “If you had told me 10 years ago that the market required a 1,300-lb. slider air suspension, I would have said it

Air spring maintenance checklist

Smart fleet managers utilize top quality and thoroughly tested air springs to provide thousands of miles of smooth and safe rides. An investment in the right air springs will often outlast other maintenance items in a suspension system. Durable air springs can last years when properly understood and maintained. Most pre-mature air spring failures are