Miniature Shock Absorber (pair)
Hard-tro-find miniature shock absorber, for wheel-, leg-, and track-based robots. These are ideal for 'bots using "rocker bogie" designs. If you're a radio control car enthusiast, you know how expensive these can be, and how hard it is to find no-frills models such as these. We offer a pair of shocks for a fractrion of what what most R/C shops charge for even one!
Overall length is 1 7/8" inches, including clevis end. Maximum piston distance is 3/8" Comes with 4-40 thread upper mounting hardware (as shown). The plastic is not harmed by machine oil (use just a dab of light machine oil, such as 3-in-One Oil). Clevis end can accept hardware up to #6. Coiled spring provides a "soft" damping tension, suitable for smaller robots. Replaceable spring is 3/8" in diameter by approximately 1 1/4" long.