Element Technology – is more simply : ElemenTech™.
When you see ElemenTech™ -
it means Technology exclusive to Element bikes.
VIBE V.D.T. - Vertical Damping Technology is a common theme on Element hardtails. It indicates the passive rear suspension (vertical flex ) designed into the rear stays of the frame.
．Vertically Compliant for Comfort
．Laterally Rigid for Efficiency and Tracking
LOW VIBE for Alloy
．Alloy seatstays tuned for comfort
．Laterally ovalized monostay with one-piece tri-bend seatstays