Increased stability from Octagon Shock Absorbers provides improved road holding and additional cornering performance.
Additional damping support efficiently suppresses uneven road surfaces and ensures a safer, more comfortable ride.
Axle Capacity kg
The Hysteresis Diagram (left) demonstrates the improved damping performance provided by the AL-KO Octagon Shock Absorber on a single axle chassis.
1800 1300 900
A - Damping curve AL-KO hexagonal rubber suspension axle B - Damping curve of previous dampers C - Optional curve of AL-KO Octagon damper
Single Axle Weight (GVW)
Up to 900kg
Tandem Axle Weights (GVW)
Up to 1600kg
Designed specifically to complement the ALKO Euro-Axle, the Octagon Shock Absorber is available as a comprehensive retro-fit kit.
Getting on the road with your Octagon Shock Absorber could not be simpler. Each retro-fit kit contains two AL-KO shock absorbers, four mounting brackets and all the necessary fixings for quick and simple installation. All it takes is a few tools and twenty minutes per axle.