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 We offer nitrogen filled gas Springs also called Struts, Shocks, Lifts, Props. Gas springs provide an excellent solution for opening any hinged panel. Door, window and lids can be raised and kept open hands free. Our struts have threaded removable ends. Hardware for strut mounting is also available

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TIPS on selecting a replacement Nitrogen Gas filled Strut, Shock, Spring, Prop, Lift

 

(They have many names, but basically all do the same thing)

When selecting a replacement unit it is not as hard as manufactures / retailers want to make it seem!  Many manufactures construct their products in various odd lengths and pressures more over they tend to mask the helpful information you need with a part number that makes no sense unless you have access to their master list, it is almost impossible for the average person to tell the difference between 20LB opposed to 22LB output pressure the same is true when looking at a 17 inch long verses a 17.04 inch long strut. A very good practice when selecting a replacement unit is to remove your old strut (s) and measure the distance between the mounts, both open and closed to see how your new replacement will fit, you may even find that a bit longer (or shorter) strut would really workout better for your needs. IN most applications there is allocated space for a number of different length units … for example your truck topper rear door, if you select a unit that is ½ inch or so shorter / longer chances are you will not even tell the difference. If all else fails you can always move one of the mounting studs to accommodate your replacement unit if you can not find anything close enough to fit the existing mounts. When relocating a mounting point for an existing set-up always try to move the fixed mount (not the mount on the door / lid ect.) this will keep the output pressure needed the same as it was previously.

Why does it take two - 40lb units to hold up your topper door as it only weighs 20 pounds? There is a formula to get this answer, but if you are not a mathematician a simple way to think of it is like a teeter totter, the closer to the hinged point the strut end is mounted the more output pressure it will take to hold the door open. You can also use this to “fine tune” the strut to your application IE; you added struts to your tool box and the lid stays up … but just … moving the mounting stud a bit  farther from the hinged point will make all the difference you need.

When making your selection for a new replacement strut I suggest a bit higher output force, for instance if your OEM strut is 27LB and you have to make a choice between 25 or 30 LB take the 30lb … as ALL struts loose pressure over time! Choosing the 30lb output will give you a bit longer life out of your new strut (as the gas leaks out you are now down to the pressure of your old units when they were new). When installing always mount your struts with the rod (skinny) end pointing down, which means the position the strut is in most of the time. The reason for this is Gas springs / struts / Shocks contain a bit of oil, installing with the rod end down keeps the oil on top of the piston seals, which keeps them lubricated to help prevent gas from leaking.

We have tried to set-up this site to make it as easy as possible to find just the replacement you need, if you have your old unit with a name and or part number IE: SUSPA C16-xxxxxSPD-xxxx-xxSpringlift SL-xx-xx just enter any (C16 … SPD … SL) or all of it into our STORE SEARCH (the store search is located in the upper left) as this will get you closer to what you are looking for. If you do not have a part number / name or you are designing your own application feel free to e-mail us with any questions.

We hope this helps when looking for a replacement unit for your application. We are here via e-mail or phone to answer any questions we can, but PLEASE be aware we do not get to work eBay full time and it can sometimes be a day or so to get your answer. Although we do try and ship daily Monday thru Friday … if we are not available we have a 3rd party shipping our items to get them to you as quickly as possible. If you need overnight or second day delivery please let us know and we will make every effort to accommodate your request. We mainly ship USPS or FedEx, and always send the tracking number via  e-mail when your item is sent.

We have been in the RV business for over 20 years and specialize in  High Quality Nitrogen Filled replacement struts for most all applications. Keep watching our site as we add new inventory all the time

Please Know you are always welcome to STRUT YOUR STUFF HERE

Mike and the boys

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2ea 40# 17.2in Gas Strut Spring Shock Camper Top Cover Door Prop 17.2" 40lb 17"
 
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2ea Camper Shell Topper Jason A.R.E Nitro-Prop Strut Spring Shock REP C16-21704
 
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17.2" Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Spring Shock Lift Support Arm REPLACE C16-22999
 
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30.9” 130# RV Trailer Van Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Push Spring Lift Piston Arm
 
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2ea 15 in 35lb Nitro-Prop Gas Spring Strut Shock Lift Cylinder Shaft Rod 15" 35#
 
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2ea 14" 50# HD Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Tube Shock Damper Spring Lift Support Arm
 
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30.9 in 40# Nitro-Prop Strut Spring Lift Rod Cylinder Support Tube 40lb 30” 31"
 
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SET 26.3" 30# Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Spring Lift Shock Tube Support Shaft Rod Arm
 
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RV 10" Bus Van Trailer Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Lift REP SPD-5000-60
 
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18.5" 60# Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Camper Topper Door Cap Gate Lift Rod Cylinder 18"
 
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15” 30# Camper Top Cap Door Hatch Lid NP Gas Strut Shock Spring Lift Prop Arm
 
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14” 100# Truck Camper Topper Rear Door Cover Strut Rod Shock Spring Lift 100 LB
 
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14" 60 LB Heavy D Gas Strut Damper Shock Arm Spring Lift Support Arm 14 in 60#
 
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30.9” 50# NP Gas Shock Prop Strut Spring Lift Rod Damper Assist Tube 10x22mm
 
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30.9” 60# RV Trailer Bus Nitro-Prop Strut Shock Door Push Spring Lift Rod Damper
 
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30.9” 40# RV Trailer Bus Nitro-Prop Strut Shock Door Push Spring Lift Rod Damper
 
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SET 19.7" 90# Nitro-Prop Strut Gas Piston Tube Shock Spring Lift Support Damper
 
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2ea Nitro-Prop Strut Rod REP Gaylords Tonneau Cover Lid Spring OEM # SE197PGB-90
 
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30.9 in 50# Nitro-Prop Strut Spring Lift Rod Cylinder Support Tube 50lb 30” 31"
 
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30.9 in 100# Nitro-Prop Strut Spring Lift Rod Shaft Support Tube 100lb 30” 31"
 
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17.2" NP Gas Strut Spring Lift Shock Toy Tool Truck Box Chest Lid REP SL-16-30
 
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SET 20" 60# Heavy Duty Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Lift Rod 20 in 60lb
 
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60LB 17.2" Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Truck Camper Top Door Lid Lift Stay Arm 17" 60#
 
Buy It Now or Best Offer$12.99Listed:Jul-06 09:17
SET 14”  55# Truck Pick upTopper Shell Window Strut Rod Shock Prop Spring Lift
 
Buy It Now or Best Offer$23.99Listed:Jul-06 09:17
2ea 19.7" 20# Nitro-Prop Strut Cylinder Rod Shock Piston Spring Lift Shaft Arm
 
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2ea Camper Shell Cap SNUGTOP LEER Nitro-Prop Strut Spring Shock REP C16-21704
 
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2ea 14in NP Strut Shock Spring Lift Support Cylinder Prop Rod REPL  C16-10176
 
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30.9” 60# RV Trailer Van Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Push Spring Lift Piston Arm
 
Buy It Now or Best Offer$19.99Listed:Jul-06 09:17
RV Heavy Duty 12" 20lb Nitro-Prop  Gas Strut Lid Cabinet Door Hatch Shaft Rod
 
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2ea RV Marine Van Trailer Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Rod REP SPD-5000-20
 
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17" 60lb Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Lift Door Support Shaft Rod 17 in 60#
 
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10MM Nitro-Prop Gas Spring Strut Ball Stud Pin Bolt Mounting Hardware 5/16 SAE
 
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17"  Nitro-Prop Strut Shock Door Gas Spring Lift Shaft Stay Rod Arm REP SL-36-30
 
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RV Van Inside Angle Bracket Nitro-Prop Shock Strut Spring 10mm Ball Lift Mount
 
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2ea 17.2" Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Door Hatch Lift Support Rod 30lb 17"
 
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SET 14" 60# Nitro-Prop  Strut Heavy D Shock Spring Lift Support  Arm 60lb 14 in
 
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15.2" Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Spring Lift Cylinder Shaft Arm REP SPD-2150-90
 
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Set 17.2” 30# Nitro-Prop Strut Lift Arm Shock Rod Topper Cap SNUG LEER CENTURY
 
Buy it now$23.99Listed:Jul-06 09:17
45LB 18.5in Heavy Duty Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shell Topper Door Lift Rod Arm 45#
 
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SET 60# 17.2" Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Spring Lift  Hood Trunk Door Rod 17" 60lb
 
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SET 14” 55# Heavy Duty  RV Gas Strut Tube Shock Arm Spring Lift 8x18 14 in 55lb
 
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14" 55# HD Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Shock Prop Spring Lift Support Arm 55lb 14 inch
 
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17.2" 120lb Nitro-Prop Gas Strut Spring Lift Support Cylinder Stay Arm 120# 17"
 
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2ea 17” 40lb  NP Gas Strut Spring Shock Lift Rod Piston Stay Prop REP C16-21704
 
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