Rubber bumpers are widely used in various applications. They are defined as devices used to absorb shock between two objects. The most common application of bumpers is in vehicles. A bumper is made of various materials that can move easily.
They can also have pneumatic or hydraulic cylinders which allow them to move when hit. The bumper is used to minimize the effect of collisions.
Materials used can be heavy steel, plastic, painted light metal and rubber. These bumpers are widely used because they are susceptible to damage from small contacts. They are considered to be elastomeric hardware devices which are used for edge protection, cushioning, and impact absorption.NEXT BACK