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RV500 Gas Spring - Minimum Height, Maximum Force



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RV500 - Minimum Height, Maximum Force 

Part of our most popular RV series of gas springs, these RV500 cylinders are linkable using our Easy Manifold system and feature the NEW OPAS (over pressure active safety), OSAS (overstroke active safety), and USAS (uncontrolled speed active safety) protections and over stroke marker as standard. For further details, see Gas Spring Safety Information

The RV500 is a development of the original series of HR cylinders, combining minimum height with enhanced forces. The RV500 is popular with Mercedes Benz (B83180220000004), BMW (B2 4005), Nissan (K 32 H) and Fiat-Chrysler (075.90.60). They are the ideal choice for every designer for any application, with a wide range of body diameters and initial forces available from stock.

Series RV replaces Series HR & HRF which have been phased out. 

F1i = Isothermal end force at 100% Cu

F1p = Polytrophic end force at 100% Cu (See Techincal Data - Catalogue Specification for more information)


Linkable - Easy manifold.

OPAS, OSAS and USAS protection

Over Stroke marker

Dimensions according to ISO 11901-3.

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