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Old 05-27-2013, 04:57 PM   #1
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Air springs

I see most call air springs "air bags". I have always thought they were air springs. Air bags would be;
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An air spring, I thought took the place of or supplement a metal spring. Any thoughts?

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At some point on the volume to surface area ratio, an air bag becomes a wind bag. Hillary might qualify for wind.
Is that what you meant by thoughts?

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That works!
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either terms works for me when talking about the black rubber inflated device that supports the vehicle

Nancy Pelosi only fits 1 of those terms
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Good jokes! I think there is a difference that most recognize in the RV industry. Generally, air bags are the sole suspension of a motor home. The air springs are generally lighter duty and assist metal leaf or coil springs.
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