Gas + spring = gas spring?

Could be the case. But not always. This light bulb may look a bit like a spring but not like a gas spring. More like a compression spring if you ask me. But it’s fun to play with the words sometimes. So let’s spring into action and go and get ourselves a cup of coffee!…

Let’s go on a cruise

Ever been cruising in the Caribbean? Me neither, but I’d love too. Boats like these must be full of gas springs, right? All those automatic hatches that need to be opened and closed with extreme accuracy and security.

Tent on the car

Wanna go for a ride and camping in the countryside Mini Cooper style? Yes please! When you drive the tent looks like any other car. But by unhooking 3 clamps the tent reveils itself. The tent  will then will automatically raise by itself, thanks to 4 gas springs, to a total height of 94 cm. How…

Open your window

Gas springs of the conventional kind are used in all kind of opening and closing movement. Like on the windows of these huge office buildings.

Adjust your desk position

Back at work after summer vacation? Don’t forget to take care of your body even at work. Ergonomic solutions for chair and keyboard, adjustable desk etc. Gas springs are as you know common components in ergonomic solutions. But never forget – all technical accessories aside. Take a break now and then to stretch.

Gas spring end fitting: ball studs

For all your spring nerds out there! The variations of end fittings for gas spring are numerous. One of them are ball studs as you can see on the image below. The end fittings are sorted primarily according to internal threads; M4-Fits all of our 12-4 gas springs M6-Fits all of our 15-6 and 18-8 gas…

Mortiser using gas spring

Any idea what this is? A heavy duty mortiser with a ¾ HP power. It has a swiveling base so you can move it the way you needed to and a special gas spring return as well as a double support set of columns. Read more about this and other mortisers